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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 11, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House
PWRS/InterMountain Railway Company N-Scale Wisconsin Central (WC) PS-2 4750 Cubic Ft. 3-Bay Hopper, Gray w/Red lettering and the "WISCONSIN CENTRAL" Banner on the side. Car No, WC #82847
Item No. N1076-Single Sold out at the manufacturer
These Gray with the Maroon "WISCONSIN CENTRAL" banner are a nice contrast with the other U.S. Grain PS-2 3-Bay hoppers, enjoy.

Wisconsin Central Railway

Wisconsin Central Ltd. (WC) started in the mid 1980s using most of the original Wisconsin Central Railway’s rights of way and some former Milwaukee Road rights of way after the Soo Line Railroad acquired the Wisconsin , Illinois , Indiana, Missouri and Minnesota holdings of the bankrupt Milwaukee Road and divested its older railway trackage in Wisconsin . In 1993 the Wisconsin Central also acquired the Green Bay and Western Railroad and the Fox River Valley Railroad.

In 1995, the Wisconsin Central acquired the 322-mile Canadian Algoma Central Railway whose tracks ran north of Sault Saint Marie to Hearst , Ontario . The Algoma Central is best known for its popular tourist passenger train through the Agawa Canyon and Agawa Canyon Wilderness Park near Lake Superior Provincial Park .

In 2001 the Wisconsin Central was purchased by a second Canadian railroad, the Canadian National Railway. Along with the former Illinois
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