The F engine would get repainted in 1992. Placed on display at the MKT Depot in Denison TX. It is the ugliest F engine I have ever seen. The door in the nose really kills it for me. Wish they woul... (more)
From my slide collection. Photo by Ralph Back.
By the mid 1980s, through traffic on MKT's St Louis line was down to one or two trains in each direction most days. At Eve, Katy had a long fill that lifted their line over the KCS mainline. Aft... (more)
Time is ticking for these two classics switchers at the west end of Dallas.
A classic profile. Well, sort of... As part of the 1974/1975 rebuild into a B-unit, changes were made such as a new prime mover, upgraded electrical gear, and bolting over the cab windows. ... (more)
The sole surviving streamliner of the Katy sits stuffed and mounted in the afternoon sunshine at the railroad museum in Denison. Built in 1947, this unit started life as F3A #203C and was later re... (more)