Railroad: Wisconsin & Michigan railroad


Menominee & Northern → Wisconsin & Michigan RR → Ended


Bought: 1894 - Menominee & Northern

Bought: 1905 - Quinnesec & Western

Reorganized several times.

Operations Ended: 1938

Reference: [MRRC]


The Wisconsin & Michigan provided competition for logging and mining business in the Iron Mountain area of the Upper Peninsula.


In 1918, the Railroad Signal Engineer periodical reported tthat the 98-mile Wisconsin & Michigan road has decided to discontinue operation and was trying to locate its freight cars now scattered "all over the country", including 26 box, nine refrigerator, 12 gondola and 214 flat cars. [RSE]