After a grade crossing accident the 6541 lost its BN nose stripes and worked for awhile like this. 6541 and 6581 are leading train 35 with 75 cars at Trout Lake.
A couple of nice looking SD45's rest outside the shop at North Fond du Lac.
Departing Oshkosh with train number 1, WC 6560 and 6652 pass a classic wig-wag crossing signal.
A very short train 10 heads south near Bellevue. Normally a pair of units were not enough power south of Hawk Junction on the former ACR, due to the grades, curves and fairly heavy trains, but on ... (more)
Before the Ex VIA FP9's were made ready for passenger train service the WC continued to power the Ex ACR Canyon and Hearst trains with hood units. In this shot from the summer on 1995, 2001 and 20... (more)
The end of a bright winter afternoon found train ANPRA cruising along outside of Stephenson with Ex CNW/FRV GP7's 4159 and 4310. Photo was taken by my Wife Sonya.
WC 3005, 2055 roll past the depot in Newberry with 40 cars of train 42. The Newberry line was served tri-weekly during most of the WC era and large amounts of pulp and logs along with some paper p... (more)
WC 6538, 4326 switch out a few cars at North Escanaba. In the distance to the left of the picture is the Mead Paper Mill located on the opposite side of the Escanaba River. Mead was one of the WC'... (more)
Getting a shot of a train with decent light coming off the lift bridge at Sault Ste. Marie, MI is quite a chore. The International Highway Bridge blocks most morning light and the trees on the wes... (more)
An ex FRV geep leads a pair of AC FP's and a ex MP GP35 with train GBSOA on a chilly January day. Power on this day was 4119,1751,1752,4007.
A grubby looking F45 leads AC 1753, WC 3023 and 88 cars west near Rudyard. WC power normally didn't get this dirty but the 6650 had spent some time off line and power short as usual the WC had put... (more)
WC 6650, AC 1753, AC 1752 have train ESSOA rolling east near Gould City. This train hauled the ore from Ladysmith in gons and also a cut of Tilden ore for Algoma Steel.
West bound WC train to Marquette
WC SDL39 590 & 587, GP30 711 & SW1200 1231 sit behind the depot at Trout Lake.
A recently painted GP30 leads a pair of Ex BN SD's, 6543, 6504 as they head up train 34 a mile or so east of Kinross.