Soo Line departing Mpls MN in 1971. Editors Pick!        
This is a classic Soo Line consist in the 1960s and 1970s on large heavy trains. Here we see an F7 on the point, followed by a GP9, GP30, SD40, SD40, GP, and F7. The F7s were delivered to the Soo Line in maroon and gold paint, along with GP9s and GP7s. Some GP9s, SWs, Baldwins and Alcos were delivered to the Soo Line in black and yellow stripes in the early 1950s.
Date: 6/14/1975 Location: Minneapolis, MN   Map Show Minneapolis on a rail map Views: 1541 Collection Of:   S Kotnour
Locomotives: SOO 501A(FP7A)    Author:  S Kotnour
Soo Line departing Mpls MN in 1971.
Picture Categories: Action This picture is part of album:  Classic Twin Citites MN Trains 1970s
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Name Type Comments Date
Charles Miner General Nice shot 10/2/2011 12:39:49 PM
John Hill General Consensus of several folks on a Facebook group is that the location is Neenah WI, not Mpls MN. 11/11/2015 2:01:21 AM
David Krebs General Congrats on the Editors Pick. 11/21/2019 7:44:53 PM
scott crotwell General Fantastic shot and catch! 11/22/2019 6:54:33 PM

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