MKT 26, a former Baldwin DS-4-4-1000, re-engined by EMD in 1959, works at Waco, TX in September 1976.
MKT GP7 #106 awaiting its next assignment in Waco, TX, September 1976.
The classic MKT yellow and green colors are shown on GP38 #301 in Houston, July 1976.
Katy GP7s 101 and 108 work at Houston, TX in this July 1978 scene.
In a swan song of glory, today's 7 unit HCX runs around the UP HOSA with a MP yellow SD40 and a blue MP SD40-2 at the last siding south of Fort Worth. The UP HOSA was re-crewing at the siding and... (more)
PTRA was a where you went to see wild lashups of power that you would never see on any of the home roads, as they used power from all Houston railroads. It was also home to switcher hand-me-downs... (more)
MKT daily St Louis train arriving via BN trackage rights
southbound train passing through tower 55 interlocking Ft Worth
southbound KATY train
KATY BiCentennial locomotive
GP40 #220 leads the way on a westbound freight at Brookshire,Tx (35 miles west of Houston).
An agent was still present in the town as evidenced by the order board above the last engine.
Stored Katy GP40s sit alongside Union Pacific and Wisconsin Central power at Union Pacific's Yard Center diesel shop.
Stored Katy GP40s sit alongside a set of Wisconsin Central power at Union Pacific's Yard Center diesel shop.