White Pass & Yukon Route

Railcars



Gasoline motor car



Purchased in 1907 for $700.74
Still on 1949 equipment list 


Buda 100

Purchased in 1912 for $1932.20 including transportation charges.
Burned in 1932 roundhouse fire.



Buda ad with model 100 illustration

Buda 100 comments


Number 1
Paige

No. 1 Paige diagram
Purchased in 1937 for $1185.06
Written off in 1947


Paige on Skagway turntable



Paige before 4-wheel front truck


Paige in flood


Paige in flood


Paige in Whitehorse

Whitehorse Star article



Number 2 Ford

 

No. 2 Ford

Purchased in 1937 for #3258.55
Wrecked in WWII

No. 2 Ford




Number 3 Fordson tractor

Fordson diagram, as used on WP&YR.
It isn't yet known if WP&YR or Frye Farms made the changes.

Purchased in 1936.  Scrapped in 1946.

Fordson rail tractor/crane
used as shop switcher




Leaving the Skagit factory, headed for Frye farms

Rear view at Skagit factory

At work on Frye Farms,

before going to WP&YR



 

Number 4 Willys Jeep

Willys Jeep
Purchased in 1947 for $3151.76
Scrapped in 1955

A likely color for the WP&YR Jeep








Number 5

The latest, the Red Line, built 1998.

More photos



Taku Tram  Ford Motorcar 
In service on Taku Tram and Carcross

In Skagway storage