WSOR 6641 Editors Pick! Contributor's Pick!       
What a treat the north bound WSOR local was. A trio of former CNW SD18s. These units stated life as Southern Railway high hood SD24s and when retired by Southern, Where sold to Presion National who used them in short term lease service. After that the units were sold to CNW who rebuilt them to SD18 specs by removing the turbo charger and dynamic brakes. During this time, The units had retained their high short hoods. When retired by UP, The units were picked up by WSOR who chopped the short hoods. At the time this photo was taken, Only one out of the four the WSOR had picked up had been repainted.
Date: 8/20/2001 Location: Rugby Junction, WI   Map Show Rugby Junction on a rail map Views: 788 Collection Of:   David Stewart
Locomotives: WSOR 6641(SD18)    Author:  David Stewart
WSOR 6641
Picture Categories: This picture is part of album:  Last Days Of Wisconsin Central
User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
George Redmond General Good shot of some older EMD power. 3/26/2008 6:02:17 PM
Ryan Koertge General neat 4/3/2008 10:11:47 PM
William H. Davis Jr. General Nice shot Dave 4/23/2008 3:15:23 PM
Brian Connolly General What a gem! Nice work, Dave! 6/9/2009 1:56:32 AM
Andre Wehrle General She's red and gray now...AFTER being sold off from the WSOR! 3/3/2011 3:26:59 PM

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