Soo Line Generation
By Dean Freimund
The contemporary Soo Line, from its conception in 1961 until its absorption into CP Rail in 1990, was a railroad that attracted a lot of attention from railfans and industry experts alike. It competed with a flair and competency that stood up to its bigger neighbors throughout the midwest. This title represents a very colorful view of the Soo Line from its first generation diesel units until its takeover by CP Rail.