Two Soo Line units haul a dead GE and an empty coal train through a driving rainstorm between Sedan and Glenwood.
The day started out slow, very slow. We didnt find a train for over 2 hours and then decided to head to CP's River Sub. Little did we know that our luck was about to change when we found out that ... (more)
Soo 6059, 6053, and 4603 got em' rolling good as the rocket out of Weaver West, heading for Midland for some quality sitting time...
Since SOO only aquired 5 of these wide cab SD60M's, catching one leading is quite rare. Here one brings a rock train toward Glenwood Yard.
A special treat in the form of one of Soo Line's five SD60Ms leads a manifest toward Shoreham Yard at University.
SOO 6059 leads a classic CP SD40-2 and a leased GE unit through CP's Shoreham Yard. You have to love seeing these old Soo units while you still can, especially on the point!
After the lead SD70AC on Q327 took a dump, Soo Line 6059 was pulled off of CP X500, allowing Q327 to continue its trip to Grand Rapids. As the sun begins its descent for the day, the train sweeps ... (more)
After completeing its southbound trip down the Monon
SOO SD60M lead Z491 approaches the K&I bridge to
cross the Ohio River into Louisville.
A view of the pedestrian bridge that has provided a vantage point for many great shots of trains crossing the Kalamazoo River bridge.
An SD-60M leads a 221 train into Iowa, headed for Sabula Junction.
Running long hood forward, #6059 leads an interesting SOO/CP/IHB consist south out of IHB's Michigan Avenue Yard past the interlocking tower at Calumet Junction.
General Freight Train from Bensenville to Winnipeg heads west past the DM&E line into Winona, Minnesota.
One of only 5 CP/Soo SD60Ms brings a loaded coal train down the CE&D Sub onto the Haley plant.