March 1898, No. 1 The Railway and Shipping World (Toronto) Page 14, col. 1

The St. Clair Tunnel Co. is contemplating converting the motive power for the tunnel from steam to electricity. Ever since the casualty of Nov. 28, the officers of the Co. have given the subject of electrical propulsion considerable attention, & it is reported they have now about decided to equip the tunnel with electrical power.

Railways: G.T.Ry.