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Waterloo Central 1001

WCRX 1001

Model: S13

Serial Number: 82548

Builder: Montreal Locomotive Works

Date Built: January 1959

Lineage:

Pacific Great Eastern 1001 / BC Rail 1001 / BC Rail 501 / Greater Winnipeg Water District 501 / Ontario Southland 501 / WCRX 501 / WCRX 1001

Notes:

  • Delivered to Pacific Great Eastern in January 1959
  • PGE renamed BC Rail [date], BCOL 1001 renumbered 501 in 1987
  • Sold to Greater Winnipeg Water District October 1989, resold to Ontario Southland 1994
  • Sold to SOLRS/Waterloo Central Railway 2018. OSRX 501 and 502 interchanged to WCR by GEXR at Kitchener June 16, 2018. Hand-off directly to 6593
  • Repainted in Waterloo Central’s CP-inspired Tuscan and grey winter 2020 and renumbered to original PGE road number