6 KCS F Units Editors Pick!        
6 KCS F units (it looks like two were slugs) were headed west between Shreveport and Greenville towards Sulphur Springs,Tx. They are bringing back empty coal cars from the interchange with the power plant at Pittsburg.
Date: 12/12/1981 Location: Sulphur Springs, TX   Map Show Sulphur Springs on a rail map Views: 964 Collection Of:   Gary Morris
Locomotives: KCS 4064(F7A)    Author:  Gary Morris
6 KCS F Units
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Marty Bernard General Thanks for the oldie. I like it. 11/14/2006 4:25:44 PM
CARL WATKINS General the power plant is actualy at monticello tx between leesburg & pittsburg KCS & UP have a joint connection @ the TXU GEN station the coal that KCS brings is from a surface mine in como tx & UP's ex SSW coal comes from wyoming 12/12/2006 3:21:18 PM
Kent Nelson General Great scan on great power 2/2/2007 1:49:57 PM
Michael Palmieri General This is the KCS 4064, not the KCS 4084. Great shot! 6/15/2008 2:58:29 AM
Ron Moraca General Great head end power for the coal train, Gary! Excellent photo! 11/9/2008 12:39:54 AM
Nathan Bailey General Great shot. This is just west of the Monticello siding / TXU interchange. That low area mid-train was known as "Brandy Hollow" by the old L&A guys. You might stumble upon a cat-whiskey operation in that bottom back in the day. 1/12/2010 10:48:23 PM

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