Adam Farence Photo.
Soo Line Trainmaster Jimmy Wrecza mugs for the camera at the controls of the SOO 6059 in the Dubuque Yard. Jimmy started out on the Milwaukee Road on the R&SW Division as a Fireman/Engineer. Jimmy... (more)
On the Milwaukee these two trains always had the junk power but on the SOO and CP nothing but the best. What we called the River shorts meet at East Rio with an SD60M on the eastbound and our trai... (more)
While the Con gets the paperwork I'll get a few pics.
A westbound Soo Line freight passes 7th Street Interlocking in Kansas City, Kansas, on the afternoon of September 15, 1990. Curving by to the north is an eastbound Union Pacific freight, above whi... (more)
Colorful lash-ups like this 276 are all over the CP system. One just needs to know where to look. The burly SOO 6059 lead the August 18th edition of 276 across Wisconsin.
According to the "plan", this train should've been gone a couple days ago, but it got pushed back. After spraying the ROW between Glenwood and Thief River Falls, the spray train, behind SOO 6059,... (more)
While the rest of Franklin Park sleeps, a CP road freight for Toronto departs Bensenville Yard for the east.
This sticker and the unit is getting to be pretty tired adn wore out. Someone has put a new spin on this proud CP heritage once shown with these units. This unit will see some TLC soon, as CP is r... (more)
My second SD60M leader of the day in the form of SOO 6059 leads 2nd 491 into Belgrade in quickly fading light.
SD60M pacing, Soo Line style.
A nice consist leads eastbound train 490 across Minnesota on a sunny November day.
SOO 6059, SOO 1553, SOO 6026, CP 9732, and SOO 6037 lead an eastbound out of Belgrade on a sunny fall day. Lashups like this won't be around forever, so I'm always thrilled to see them, especiall... (more)
A Nikon 18-55 mm shot of CP 666 through Bloor led by a SOO Line SD60M.
SOO 6059, CITX 3101, DME 6087 & HLCX 8085 lead CP 666 (an eastbound ethanol train) through Bloor with another quartet of EMD's and another colourful lash-up.