Old 01-29-2005, 08:05 PM   #1
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Default SOO Line vs. CPRail

I was under the assumption that the Canadian Pacific absorbed the SOO Line, and has become a fallen flag. And therefore, the remaining SOO themed locomotives were just unpainted.

Yet I noticed in 2005 Locomotive Rosters & News, that some of the CP AC4400CW are noted as being "lettered CP but owned by SOO Line."

Is the SOO Line still an operating division, a stand-alone company or what?

Now, with the site operator's call for proper labelling of photos, I just want to be clear.
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Old 01-29-2005, 08:28 PM   #2
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CP Rail's website refers to the Soo Line as a wholly owned subsidiary.
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Old 01-30-2005, 01:12 AM   #3
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It was bought out in '95. However, you can still see SOO's running around in various places. Mostly SD60's and SD60M's.
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