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Owner: Soo Line
Model:EMD SD40Built As:SOO 749 (SD40)
Serial Number:36102Order No:7241
Frame Number:7241-4Built:7/1970
Other locos with this serial:  CP 749(SD40) SOO 749(SD40)
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SOO 749
Title:  SOO 749
Description:  Soo SD40/SD40-2 combo crosses the C&NW "diamonds on a trestle" at Des Plaines. Date of photo approximate.
Photo Date:  8/1/1974  Upload Date: 3/20/2009 7:39:34 PM
Location:  Des Plaines, IL
Author:  Mike Woodruff
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  484   Comments: 5
SOO SD40 #749
Title:  SOO SD40 #749
Description:  Digital image from Kim E. Piersol original 35mm Kodachrome transparency. Schiller Park Yard.
Photo Date:  9/6/1975  Upload Date: 5/23/2006 5:57:52 AM
Location:  Schiller Park, IL
Author:  Kim Piersol
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  362   Comments: 1
SOO F7A #2225B
Title:  SOO F7A #2225B
Description:  Digital image from Kim E. Piersol original 35mm Kodachrome transparency. Schiller Park Yard.
Photo Date:  1/23/1977  Upload Date: 9/4/2006 8:24:45 AM
Location:  Schiller Park, IL
Author:  Kim Piersol
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SOO 2225B(F7A) SOO 770(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  639   Comments: 0
Soo Line freight westbound
Title:  Soo Line freight westbound
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/15/1978  Upload Date: 9/7/2009 4:43:24 PM
Location:  Fond du Lac, WI
Author:  Greg Smith
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  296   Comments: 0
Soo Line freight westbound
Title:  Soo Line freight westbound
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/15/1978  Upload Date: 9/7/2009 4:44:10 PM
Location:  Fond du Lac, WI
Author:  Greg Smith
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  238   Comments: 0
SOO 6603
Title:  SOO 6603
Description:  SOO 6603 heads west, detouring due to a derailment
Photo Date:  4/18/1981  Upload Date: 11/15/2019 4:27:53 PM
Location:  Neenah, WI
Author:  Albert W Krueger
Categories:  Roster,Scenic,Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6603(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  30   Comments: 1
SOO 6608
Title:  SOO 6608
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/24/1984  Upload Date: 4/14/2012 5:23:29 PM
Location:  Marshfield, WI
Author:  Jim Vivian
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SOO 6608(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
1377-21 Eastbound SOO at BN St. Anthony Jct heading into MN Transfer
Title:  1377-21 Eastbound SOO at BN St. Anthony Jct heading into MN Transfer
Description:  Note old stone pier from removed ex-NP "A-Line" bridge
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 1/12/2008 4:58:04 PM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6617(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  326   Comments: 0
1377-22 Eastbound SOO freight at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Title:  1377-22 Eastbound SOO freight at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 9:34:55 PM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Yard,Signal,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6617(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  412   Comments: 0
1377-24 Two SOO freights meet at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Title:  1377-24 Two SOO freights meet at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 1/12/2008 4:59:21 PM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6617(SD40-2) SOO 787(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  652   Comments: 1
1377-25 Two SOO freights meet at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Title:  1377-25 Two SOO freights meet at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 9:35:39 PM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 787(SD40-2) SOO 6617(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  291   Comments: 0
1377-26 Eastbound SOO freight at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Title:  1377-26 Eastbound SOO freight at MN Transfer Raymond Ave yard
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 9:36:02 PM
Location:  Saint Paul, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6617(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  262   Comments: 0
1380-26 Westbound SOO rolls toward Foley Wye
Title:  1380-26 Westbound SOO rolls toward Foley Wye
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:29:20 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  251   Comments: 0
1380-28 Westbound SOO rolls toward Foley Wye
Title:  1380-28 Westbound SOO rolls toward Foley Wye
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:29:45 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  309   Comments: 0
1380-30 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave bridge
Title:  1380-30 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave bridge
Description:  Viewed from St. Anthony Pkwy
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 1/8/2008 2:44:08 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  307   Comments: 1
1380-30a Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave bridge
Title:  1380-30a Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave bridge
Description:  Cropped copy of 1380-30
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:30:08 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
1380-31 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave
Title:  1380-31 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 1/8/2008 2:44:28 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  274   Comments: 0
1380-32 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave
Title:  1380-32 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye and under University Ave
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:30:31 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Bridge,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  191   Comments: 0
1380-33 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye
Title:  1380-33 Westbound SOO rolls around Foley Wye
Description:  Industries of "Columbia Heights Spurs" seen in distance.
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:30:53 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  176   Comments: 1
1380-34 Westbound SOO approaches Foley Wye
Title:  1380-34 Westbound SOO approaches Foley Wye
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:31:47 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  296   Comments: 0
1380-35 SOO on West Main near Foley Wye
Title:  1380-35 SOO on West Main near Foley Wye
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 1/8/2008 2:44:59 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  291   Comments: 1
1380-37 Westbound SOO approaches Foley Wye
Title:  1380-37 Westbound SOO approaches Foley Wye
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/1/1985  Upload Date: 3/24/2011 10:32:11 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  John Hill
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6615(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  157   Comments: 0
MILW 187 and SOO 749
Title:  MILW 187 and SOO 749
Description: 
Photo Date:  10/27/1986  Upload Date: 12/28/2012 10:55:12 PM
Location:  Blue Island, IL
Author:  Tom Golden
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MILW 187(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  156   Comments: 0
SOO 749 and 751
Title:  SOO 749 and 751
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/14/1988  Upload Date: 5/31/2011 12:21:50 AM
Location:  Dolton, IL
Author:  Tom Golden
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SOO 749(SD40) SOO 751(SD40)
Views:  206   Comments: 0
SOO 6609
Title:  SOO 6609
Description:  Two white SOO units lead train #204 past a blackbeard geep at the east end of the yard.
Photo Date:  7/25/1988  Upload Date: 10/24/2012 7:47:15 PM
Location:  La Crosse, WI
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6609(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40) SOO 4507(GP38-2)
Views:  253   Comments: 0
SOO 749
Title:  SOO 749
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/31/1990  Upload Date: 11/5/2007 12:09:04 PM
Location:  Davis Junction, IL
Author:  Brian Rackley
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SOO 749(SD40) SOO 775(SD40-2) SOO 6021(SD60)
Views:  846   Comments: 3
SOO 6003
Title:  SOO 6003
Description:  An eastbound coal train runs wrong up the hill. The ex-CNW (now bike trail) is at left.
Photo Date:  7/28/1990  Upload Date: 1/7/2013 10:36:41 PM
Location:  West Salem, WI
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6003(SD60) SOO 771(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  166   Comments: 0
SOO 6003
Title:  SOO 6003
Description:  An eastbound coal train runs wrong up the hill. The ex-CNW (now bike trail) is at left.
Photo Date:  7/28/1990  Upload Date: 1/7/2013 10:36:42 PM
Location:  West Salem, WI
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6003(SD60) SOO 771(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  199   Comments: 0
SOO 6003
Title:  SOO 6003
Description:  An eastbound coal train runs wrong up the hill.
Photo Date:  7/28/1990  Upload Date: 1/7/2013 10:37:15 PM
Location:  West Salem, WI
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6003(SD60) SOO 771(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  180   Comments: 1
Soo Line 744 on the D&H
Title:  Soo Line 744 on the D&H
Description:  SOO Line 744 leads D&H Train ABBU at Waverly, NY
Photo Date:  10/24/1990  Upload Date: 10/25/2019 7:11:00 PM
Location:  Waverly, NY
Author:  Don Jilson - Brian Sopke collection
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SOO 744(SD40) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  73   Comments: 2
SOO in the Canisteo valley
Title:  SOO in the Canisteo valley
Description:  A 390 heads east at W Cameron NY in the Canisteo River valley as the last sun hits the deepest part of the gorge.
Photo Date:  1/13/1991  Upload Date: 7/20/2011 7:38:50 PM
Location:  West Cameron, NY
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Scenic,Winter,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 786(SD40-2) SOO 775(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40) PLM 3018(SD40-2)
Views:  465   Comments: 4
Grain east at River
Title:  Grain east at River
Description:  A BUAB rolls 82 cars of grain toward Albany at Hunt, not far from the location of the old NT tower, where the EL River Line diverged toward Cuba.
Photo Date:  1/13/1991  Upload Date: 4/14/2015 4:01:44 AM
Location:  Hunt, NY
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Scenic,Winter,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 786(SD40-2) SOO 775(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40) PLMX 3018(SD40)
Views:  273   Comments: 1
Grain train
Title:  Grain train
Description:  One of the first grain trains to run with SOO power seen at Silver Springs. The fans are scrambling for the shot!!
Photo Date:  1/13/1991  Upload Date: 1/13/2012 2:51:50 AM
Location:  Silver Springs, NY
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Winter,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 786(SD40-2) SOO 775(SD40-2) SOO 749(SD40) PLM 3018(SD40-2)
Views:  561   Comments: 2
SOO 6010
Title:  SOO 6010
Description:  A westbound freight rolls through the depot. The equipment from Amtrak #335 waits on the side.
Photo Date:  1/18/1992  Upload Date: 4/23/2013 10:11:21 PM
Location:  Milwaukee, WI
Author:  Stephen Borleske
Categories:  Winter,Station,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  SOO 6010(SD60) SOO 6038(SD60) SOO 1542(MP15AC) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  284   Comments: 0
SOO 4515
Title:  SOO 4515
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/23/1992  Upload Date: 3/3/2005 10:55:42 AM
Location:  Frontenac, MN
Author:  Mike Goss
Categories: 
Locomotives:  SOO 4515(GP38-2) SOO 749(SD40)
Views:  856   Comments: 1


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