Diesel Locomotives, 1991-2000
After the Milwaukee Road merger, the Soo Line began running
trains along the riverfront and Shepherd Road in St. Paul, MN, to access
the Ford Motor Co. plant and other local industries. This track is also
used by Amtrak's Empire Builder. Here SD60 6042 and a sister lead
a long grain train across Jackson Street, past the site of the St. Paul
Union Depot on a warm and sunny June 21, 1997 morning.