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)
Frisco (SLSF) EMD GP7 559; Road Numbers 500-549 and 555-632. Unknown photographer photo.
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)
C&NW AC4400CW 8803, SP AC4400CW 120 and UP AC6000CW 7006 leads a coal train through Parsons, Kansas.
Set of power MKT Parsons engine facility
MKT SD40-2 No.627 with Conrail SD40-2 No.6506. Photo from my collection, no photographer name on slide.
PARSONS KS April 1977 -- MKT U23B 350 s tied down all alone.
PARSONS KS May 1977 -- Katy GP40 226 is shown at the engine facility.
UP 8761 leads a manifest train out of Parsons, Kansas bound for Englewood, Texas.
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Alco PA-2 No.155A. The Katy owned 6 Alco PA-1 2000hp units built in 1949, and 8 PA-2 2250hp units built in 1950-51. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer l... (more)
A Union Pacific Operation Lifesaver Special, brought here for Katy Days, makes its first run of the day.
Switching on the south lead at Parsons, KS
A member of MKT's last batch of new GP38-2s - delivered in 1976 - leads the St Louis train out of Parsons. Just a little way ahead the train will peel off to the northeast, leaving the KC main be... (more)