MKT GP39-2 #364 with SP SD45 #7416 and three MKT SD40-2's.
MKT equipment on display at the Red River Railroad Museum headed up by a freshly repainted MKT F3B.
The KATY F3 locomotive museum gets new paint.
History on a hardhat. We're on the former Galveston, Houston and Henderson Railroad right-of-way. The GHH was chartered in 1853, and through mergers and acquisitions became the joint property of t... (more)
Crews change at Muskogee yard office
MKT 600, rebuilt Morrison Knudsen SD40 #8303, Union Pacific SD40-2 3285 and UP C30-7 2456 pass by Tower 55 heading North with an empty FPPX coal train.
RS3M for years was the local switcher for Denison's industries and yard. The Katy replaced the Alco's engine with an EMD 567 power plant in 1959.
At Taylor, Katy's line forked. To the left, the line to Houston. To the right, Katy had trackage rights on the Missouri Pacific to Austin and San Antonio.
What was old is new again: Katy's line from Dallas to Denton was electrified 1924-1932 for interurban service. Today the line is used by the Denton Count Transportation Authority and Dallas Area R... (more)
Through freight passes local switcher.