WC 6005 is a one of a kind unit on Wisconsin Central. The railroad had only one, acquired with the purchase of Algoma Central. It is shown at North Fond Du Lac looking much like it did on the ACR ... (more)
A Wisconsin Central freight rolls south near Theresa, WI with an interesting consist including two SD45s, former Fox River Valley (Southern) SD35 and an x-SOO GP30 riding on AAR trucks from an Alc... (more)
A Wisconsin Central freight accelerates out of Rugby Jct., WI after switching out some cars for the Wisconsin Southern Ry. The nearly 30 year old SD45s look good as new decked out in their maroon ... (more)
WC GP35m 4008 ready to head south from Green Bay, WI || Sept 1990
EMD's F45s were brutish-looking diesels, thanks to the cowl carbody design. Found on September 20th, 1997, at Schiller Park, IL, is Wisconsin Central F45 6654. Built in June 1968 as Santa Fe 191... (more)
In 1993 CP Officers were sent to the WC property to get qualified for CP trains to detour over the WCL between the Twin Cities and Chicago. CP Officers would pilot their own crews on their own tra... (more)
The three former SP SD45's didn't last long.
The three former SP SD45's didn't last long and this one appears to already be out of service.
Engineer Paul Winkelman has come over to the fireman's side to wave hello to the photographer. I met Paul (and his brother Dave) on the Tippecanoe RR in Indiana in 1987. I mentioned the soon-to-... (more)
Eastbound and down, gettin' out of town. Note the fuel tank (with step) borrowed from an F45. ex BN 6522.
Westbound accelerating out of Winnebago. ex BN 6510
ex CMNW 3023, exx/nee WP 1976 (bicentennial unit), 3541