MKT GP7 91 with FP7 78C at MKT Turner Yard, Oklahoma City, OK in November 1977. From my slide Collection, Photo by Mike Bledsoe.
Small collection of railroad equipment on display at the MKT Denison Depot.
M-K-T F3(A) 70A with GP40 216, and 223 with Caboose at Tulsa, OK..
MKT AS16M 126 at Parsons KS October 1968. Built as MKT 1571 in September 1950 and rebuilt by EMD in November 1958. The MKT sold these EMD/Baldwin hybrids in 1972 and power short CNW picked these u... (more)
A familiar sight around the city for years.
Katy modified only six of its original fifteen RS-3's 142, 143,146 and 152, 153 and 154 with dependable 1500 HP sixteen cylinder 567C engines in 1960. The most noticeable change was the replace... (more)
You want stripes? This is your lucky day. GP40 181, GP38-2 314 and RS3M 146 congregate at the Denison Tx. engine facility.
MKT and CNW provided seamless through service using the Kansas City gateway.
MKT RS3M 153 switching at Parsons KS May 1970. The 153 was built as MKT 1560 in September 1951 and received a rebuild by EMD in September or October 1959. A new 567C prime mover was installed in t... (more)
Katy manifest climbs out of the Lamine River Valley.
Katy manifest heads south.
The Katy local from Parsons, KS waits for a new crew.
Leading this coal train; MKT SD40-2 616 with four Burlington Northern units, at Fort Worth, Texas on March 23, 1984.
MKT GP40 217, GP40, 206, F7A 401B (B unit), GP40 194 and GP40 173 at Fort Worth, Texas. A Mike Bledsoe Photo, from my Collection.