The Wisconsin Central was always a fan friendly railroad. WC 1231 rests with an ex-BN SD45 in the Shops Yard facility during an open house in July of 1989.
WC 590 is ready to depart the quarry in Valders with a load of limestone for a break wall being constructed in Lake Michigan at Manitowoc.
This won't work. This block of limestone will need some readjustment before it can make its trip to Manitowoc for a breakwall in Lake Michigan. These blocks were not secured in any way due to the ... (more)
The WC SD45 is cool. but the semaphores that date to 1944 were special. They were replaced in 2007.
WC 3006 leads a quartet of GP 40's past the wig-wag at Van Dyne, WI as another train departs on the ex-CNW mainline in the background.
Southbound WC train 12 near Junction City
Eastbound WC St Paul to Stevens Point train Cardigan Jct St Paul
Adam Farence Photo.
Rebuilt GP35 WC 4004 is parked at the diesel facility among some SD45s. The classy sand tower proudly announces whose railroad this is. Having been at this scene on November 27, 2015, it is all CN... (more)
ex MP 2610, 2521 and 623
A Roger Puta photograph
WC SD45 6504 and its mate are in dynamic braking as they ease their train down Byron Hill south of Fond Du Lac, WI on a pleasant spring evening. The 6504 even sported silver trucks, possibly acqui... (more)
A pair of WC SD45s still sporting their BN green paint lead a southbound north of Ladysmith, WI in September 1989.
WC SW1200 #1236 awaiting its next assignment.
WC 820, a former CNW GP30 (acquired in the Fox River Valley RR purchase) sits outside the x-Soo Line round house at Wisconsin Central's Shops Yard the day after Christmas, 1996.