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Charles Stookey's Collection
 
11/18/2018
 
 
 
 
 
By:Charles Stookey
Dates:1/1/1973 - 12/31/1985
Album Info:Pictures taken in and near Oklahoma City
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ATSF 8004
Title:  ATSF 8004
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK February 1974 -- Santa Fe U30CG 8004 hauls a mixed freight under Interstate 35 on its westward trek (compass south) to Texas. EMD built the unit as passenger locomotive ATSF 404 and delivered it in Nov 1967. It was derated to freight service in April 1969. In the 1969-70 general renumbering it became ATSF 8004. It received freight paint in 1973, was retired Sept 22 1980 and traded to GE for the B36-7 series. (Roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  2/1/1974  Upload Date: 2/21/2012 9:48:28 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ATSF 8004(U30CG)
Views:  447   Comments: 2
ATSF 275
Title:  ATSF 275
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK January 1975 -- In this undated photo ATSF F7A 275L gleams in the sun while pausing at Nowers Yard. EMD built the unit in November 1953, Santa Fe‚Äôs Cleburne shops rebuilt it into CF7 2417 in March 1978. It was retired Sept 20 1984 and sold to Rail Systems in November 1984. In July 1988 it was sold to Emons Transportation as MPA 1500 and again sold to York Rail as YKR 1500. (Date approximate, roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  1/1/1975  Upload Date: 2/21/2012 9:49:58 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 275(F7A)
Views:  938   Comments: 1
Amtrak 502
Title:  Amtrak 502
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Mar 23 1975 -- Fireman Johnny Goff climbs into the cab of SDP40F 502 in preparation for departure.
Photo Date:  3/23/1975  Upload Date: 8/13/2011 12:23:36 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 502(SDP40F)
Views:  295   Comments: 1
Amtrak 502
Title:  Amtrak 502
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Mar 23 1975 -- Engineer Wayne Rector has brought Amtrak SDP40F 502 to a halt in Oklahoma City and passengers are debarkig and boarding. The lefthand skyscraper is the First National Bank building while at right is the LIberty Bank Tower. Amtrak discontinued this train and both banks were closed by the federal government. The Petroleum Club on top of the First National building was a well-known restaurant with a great view.
Photo Date:  3/23/1975  Upload Date: 8/13/2011 12:22:28 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 502(SDP40F)
Views:  473   Comments: 3
Amtrak 502 Oklahoma City OK
Title:  Amtrak 502 Oklahoma City OK
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Mar 23 1975 -- Engineer Wayne Rector (right) and Fireman Johnny Goff pose with their office on wheels. The two are part of the short pool which operated from Arkansas City KS to Purcell OK. Wayne and Johnny were good friends of the Norman OK railfan group. We even met them for dinner at a restauranti in Purcell after they brought in in the southbound train. The next day they would board the northbound for their return to Ark City. If they saw one of us out taking pictures they would wrap train orders around a flare and throw them to us.
Photo Date:  3/23/1975  Upload Date: 9/8/2011 12:29:51 AM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  AMTK 502(SDP40F)
Views:  375   Comments: 3
ATSF 2639
Title:  ATSF 2639
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Mar 23 1975 -- CF7 2639 awaits its next assignment on the elevated tracks just south of the Amtrak depot. Note the blue number board and rounded cab roof. Some thought these units were monstrosities but I really lliked them.
Photo Date:  3/23/1975  Upload Date: 8/3/2011 10:12:24 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 2639(CF7)
Views:  474   Comments: 2
MKT 8
Title:  MKT 8
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK March 23 1975 -- Katy NW2M 8 awaits work at the abandoned roundhouse at Turner Yard. EMD built the unit (s/n 4584) as MKT 1027 in January 1947. EMD upgraded it to 1200 HP before 1960. It was acquired by Commonwealth Railway Inc as CWRY 108 and then by FMC Corp as TGSX 1028. (Roster information from http://www.trainweb.org/emdloco/4500.htm, http://www.edisaurus.com/rr/mkt_roster.htm#note 1, http://www.thedieselshop.us/MKT.html)
Photo Date:  3/23/1975  Upload Date: 9/6/2012 2:00:55 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 8(NW2)
Views:  449   Comments: 2
CRIP 355
Title:  CRIP 355
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK October 1975 -- In this undated photo Rock Island GP40 355 makes its way through Harter Yard while a switcher works a cut of cars. EMD built the 355 in September 1966. On April 13 1980, upon the Rock Island shutdown, it gained the number UP 615 but did not receive UP paint until May 8 1989. On April 25 1985 it became Missouri Pacific 615. It was retired Aug 10 1987. On Oct 28 1987 it was sold to Morrison Knudsen, rebuilt as a GP40FH-2. M-K completed it Sept 1 1988 and it went Metro North Commuter Rail as MNCR 4187. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from rits.org, utahrails.net, locophotos.com)
Photo Date:  10/1/1975  Upload Date: 2/21/2012 9:47:39 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 355(GP40)
Views:  446   Comments: 2
CRIP 384
Title:  CRIP 384
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK October 1975 -- Vandals broke a switch lock, through the switch and tampered with the switch signal to show the wrong aspect. The result was that Rock Island 384 left the main track and came to rest at the end of this warehouse spur. The train was westbound on the westside of the city. I don’t recall if anyone was injured in this incident. EMD built the unit January 1969. In 1981 New Jersey Transit acquired it as NJTR 4138. In December 1987 Morrison-Knudsen rebuilt it into a GP40FH-2. Included in the rebuild was a cowl hood from F45 BN 6639. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from rits.org, the dieselshop.us, locophotos.com)
Photo Date:  10/1/1975  Upload Date: 2/21/2012 9:46:33 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Winter,Wreck
Locomotives:  CRIP 384(GP40)
Views:  669   Comments: 4
Amtrak 210
Title:  Amtrak 210
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Oct 1975 -- Amtrak E8A 210 is shown at the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center at Will Rogers World Airport. I believe the unit was used by the Transportation Safety Institute.
Photo Date:  10/31/1975  Upload Date: 8/3/2011 10:10:07 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  AMTK 210(E8A)
Views:  450   Comments: 0
DOT car
Title:  DOT car
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Oct 1975 -- This transportation Safety Institute car sits at the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center at Will Rogers World Airport.
Photo Date:  10/31/1975  Upload Date: 8/3/2011 10:16:12 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  101   Comments: 0
ATSF 3551
Title:  ATSF 3551
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK January 1975 -- Santa FE GP38 3551 and its headend crew sit await clearance to proceed.
Photo Date:  12/31/1975  Upload Date: 8/3/2011 10:14:42 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 3551(GP38)
Views:  425   Comments: 0
MKT 78C
Title:  MKT 78C
Description:  Oklahoma City OK July 1976 -- In this undated photo MKT FP7 78C lays over at Turner Yard. Its next trip will take it back to McAlester OK. EMD delivered the unit as MKT 121C in 1952. (Photo date approximate, roster information from edisaurus.com and thedieselshop.us)
Photo Date:  7/1/1976  Upload Date: 3/1/2012 3:32:23 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 78C(FP7A)
Views:  483   Comments: 3
CRIP 4300 (re-post)
Title:  CRIP 4300 (re-post)
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK April 1977 -- This undated photo shows Rock Island GP38-2 4300 leading a mixed freight westbound at Harter Yard. EMD delivered the 4300, named the Rock Islander, in August-September 1976. When the Rock Island shut down in 1980 it was returned to the lessor and that same year found its way to the Missouri Pacific as MP 2238. In 1987 Union Pacific took over and it became UP 2238. On Sept 5 200 it was renumbered to UP 738. It was retired Dec 22 2006 and became part of GATX Rail Locomotive Group as GMTX 2110. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from rits.org, utahrails.net)
Photo Date:  4/1/1977  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:15:11 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 4300(GP38-2)
Views:  881   Comments: 1
CRIP 4355 (re-post)
Title:  CRIP 4355 (re-post)
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK April 1977 -- In this undated photo Rock Island GP38-2 4355 (William M. Gibbons), GP38-2 4346 (Senior Traveling Freight Agent) and GP35 327 handle a westbound mixed freight while traversing tracks south of downtown. The location of this shot is now completely changed with the relocation of Interstate 40. EMD built the 4355 in November 1976. dIn January 1981 Pittsurgh & Lake Erie acquired it as PLE 2060. IT was then acquired by Huron & Eastern as HESR 203 and was renumbered to 3867. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from the dieselshop.us, railroadmichigan.com
Photo Date:  4/1/1977  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:13:15 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 4355(GP38-2)
Views:  578   Comments: 1
MKT 9 (Re-post)
Title:  MKT 9 (Re-post)
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK April 1977 - This undated photo shows MKT NW2 9 sharing space with MKT F7A 72C at what is left of the engine facility east of downtown. It was previously numbered 1028 and was built in 1947. (Photo date approximate, Roster information from thedieselshop.us)
Photo Date:  4/1/1977  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:11:38 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 9(NW2)
Views:  332   Comments: 1
CRIP 4318
Title:  CRIP 4318
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK July 1977 -- In this undated photo Rock Island GP38-2 4318 (David L. Boren) is passing the Oklahoma State Fair grounds on its way to El Reno. EMD built the unit in October 1976. When the Rock Island shut down in 1980 it went to Missouri Pacific as MP 2256 and then to Union Pacific as UP 2256 and later renumbered to UP 756. It was retired on Nov 27 2006, acquired by GATX Rail Locomotive Group where it became GMTX 2128. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from rits.org, utahrails.net, dieselshop.us.
Photo Date:  7/1/1977  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:19:05 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 4318(GP38-2)
Views:  1315   Comments: 5
MKT 9
Title:  MKT 9
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK April 1977 -- This undated shows MKT NW2 9 awaiting its next switching assignment while sitting at the site of the Katy roundhouse. Two stalls of the roundhouse were still standing and the remains of the coaling tower are at right. The tracks in the background belong to the Rock Island. Katy F units were a common sight in Oklahoma City. The 9 was previously numbered 1028 and was built in 1947. (Date of photo approximate, Roster information from thedieselshop.us))
Photo Date:  7/1/1977  Upload Date: 7/12/2011 5:16:20 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  MKT 9(NW2)
Views:  703   Comments: 0
MKT 78C
Title:  MKT 78C
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK September 1977 -- Katy FP7 78C rests in the weeds at Turner Yard awaiting a return trip to McAlester. EMD delivered the unit (s/n 14806) as MKT 121C in January 1952. (Photo date approximate, roster information from http://www.edisaurus.com/rr/mkt_roster.htm and http://www.trainweb.org/emdloco/14800.htm)
Photo Date:  9/1/1977  Upload Date: 9/6/2012 1:58:04 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 78C(FP7A)
Views:  503   Comments: 1
CRIP 4325
Title:  CRIP 4325
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Jan 2 1978 -- A Rock Island GP38-2 leads a train as it departs Harter Yard. This locomotive is named Nebraska.
Photo Date:  1/2/1978  Upload Date: 9/8/2011 12:36:08 AM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 4325(GP38-2)
Views:  399   Comments: 1
ATSF 2752 (re-post)
Title:  ATSF 2752 (re-post)
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Sept 3 1978 -- Santa Fe GP7 2752 awaits its next switching assignment as it sits near the Nowers yard office. The oil derrick in the background is on the Oklahoma Capitol grounds. EMD built the 2752 in August 1952. Santa Fe‚Äôs Cleburne shops rebuilt it as a GP7u in November 1981 and it became ATSF 1323. It gained a low short hood and was to be used with a slug. In Sept 1993 it was renumbered BNSF 3833. (Roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  3/3/1978  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:17:22 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 2752(GP7)
Views:  376   Comments: 0
SLSF 434
Title:  SLSF 434
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Aug 3 1978 -- Frisco GP38-2 434 poses for a roster shot at the engine shed. This unit was built in August 1974. After the merger with Burlington Northern it became BN 2289. It was retired and scrapped in September 1991 after being wrecked. (Roster information from trainpix.com, trainweb.org)
Photo Date:  3/3/1978  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:09:22 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SLSF 434(GP38-2)
Views:  213   Comments: 1
ATSF 7901
Title:  ATSF 7901
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Sept 3 1978 -- Santa Fe U28CG 7901 poses for a roster as it makes a reverse move with its train. GE built the unit (b/n 35994) in July 1966 as ATSF 351 and delivered it in red and silver warbonnnet for passenger service. It was renumbered 7901 in 1969-70 and repainted yellow warbonnet after mid-june 1972. (Roster information from http://atsfrr.net/resources/CrossetGene/master_diesel_roster/U28CG/reference.htm)
Photo Date:  9/3/1978  Upload Date: 2/2/2014 11:32:03 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster,Action
Locomotives:  ATSF 7901(U28CG)
Views:  384   Comments: 2
ATSF 8024
Title:  ATSF 8024
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Sept 4 1978 -- Running in numerical order Santa Fe C3-7s 8024 and 8025 are only a few months old as they haul train 513 eastbound (compass north) on the elevated through downtown. GE built the units in March 1978. The 5024 was laid up bad ordered in Topeka KS in June 1992 and retired that year. It went to Pielet Brothers intended and to Conrail as CRL 510 in 94-95 and went to Cycle Systems in 1997 where it was scrapped. The 8025 went to holding company America Latina Logistica in South America as ALL 7682. (Roster information from atsffrr.net, thedieselshop.us, qstation.org)
Photo Date:  10/4/1978  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:22:03 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ATSF 8024(C30-7)
Views:  228   Comments: 0
ATSF 2158
Title:  ATSF 2158
Description:  MIDWEST CITY OK June 4 1979 -- Santa Fe GP7u 2158 idles at the General Motors yard near Tinker AFB. The facility is still under construction. EMD built this unit in August 1952 as ATSF GP7 2751. The Cleburne shops rebuilt it in May 1979 as ATSF GP7u 2158. It was off the roster before January 1999 and sold to Chesapeake and Albemarle RR as CA 2158. (Roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  4/4/1979  Upload Date: 2/25/2012 5:24:34 PM
Location:  Midwest City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 2158(GP7u)
Views:  509   Comments: 2
MKT 72C
Title:  MKT 72C
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK October 1979 -- This undated photo shows Katy F7A 72C at the old roundhouse site in Turner Yard. It had the point on the journey from McAlester but will relinquish its lead spot for the return trip. The unit was MKT 209C when it was delivered in 1949. (Photo date approximate, roster information from thedieselshop.us)
Photo Date:  10/1/1979  Upload Date: 2/27/2012 8:16:03 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 72C(F7A)
Views:  748   Comments: 1
CRIP 827
Title:  CRIP 827
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Feb 3 1980 -- Rock Island SW8 827 idles near the Harter Yard engine shed. EMD delivered the unit in November 1952.
Photo Date:  2/3/1980  Upload Date: 2/28/2012 9:26:06 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CRIP 827(SW8)
Views:  374   Comments: 0
CRIP caboose
Title:  CRIP caboose
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Feb 3 1980 -- Rock Island caboose 17?01 sits beside the engine shed at Harter Yard. I am unable to say with certainty what the middle number is. I believe it to be a 6 or 8.
Photo Date:  2/3/1980  Upload Date: 2/28/2012 9:25:10 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  RollingStock
Locomotives: 
Views:  94   Comments: 0
CRIP 812 at engine shed
Title:  CRIP 812 at engine shed
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Feb 3 1980 -- It’s later in the day and the engine shed at Harter Yard hosts Rock Island SW8 812 at its other door. (see previous photo) EMD delivered the 812 in September 1950. In 1986 he unit went to Central Soya as CSYX 1. (Roster information from thedieselshop.us and rits.org)
Photo Date:  3/3/1980  Upload Date: 2/27/2012 8:11:25 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  CRIP 812(SW8)
Views:  279   Comments: 1
CRIP 812 at engine shed
Title:  CRIP 812 at engine shed
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Feb 3 1980 -- The engine shed at Harter Yard hosts Rock Island SW8 812 with two cabooses on the side.
Photo Date:  3/3/1980  Upload Date: 2/27/2012 8:13:01 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  CRIP 812(SW8)
Views:  309   Comments: 1
CRIP 835
Title:  CRIP 835
Description:  Oklahoma City OK Feb 3 1980 -- Rock Island SW8 835 idles as it awaits its next switching assignment at Harter Yard. This switcher was delivered in November 1952. I 1987 it went to the Terre Haute, Brazil & Eastern as THBE101 and in 1993 to Central Kansas as CK101. (Roster information from donsdepot.donrossgroup.net)
Photo Date:  3/3/1980  Upload Date: 2/27/2012 8:14:29 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CRIP 835(SW8)
Views:  386   Comments: 1
CRIP Harter Yard office
Title:  CRIP Harter Yard office
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Feb 3 1980 -- This is the yard office at Rock Islands Harter Yard. A great place to hang around and watch hometown railroading.
Photo Date:  3/3/1980  Upload Date: 2/27/2012 8:09:38 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Yard,Signal
Locomotives: 
Views:  263   Comments: 1
SLSF 901
Title:  SLSF 901
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK April 20 1980 -- Frisco SD45 901 was built by EMD in February 1967. In December 1980, after the SLSF BN merger, it became BN 6651 and was retired on Dec 15 1984. In July 1985 it was traded in to EMD. (Roster information from donsdepot.donsgroup.net)
Photo Date:  4/20/1980  Upload Date: 2/28/2012 9:23:43 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SLSF 901(SD45)
Views:  321   Comments: 0
ATSF 6372
Title:  ATSF 6372
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK April 28 1980 -- Santa Fe U23B 6372 poses for an almost perfect roster shot. The only flaws are the power lines and crossing signal. Is that a blue flag in the grass?
Photo Date:  4/28/1980  Upload Date: 8/13/2011 1:03:52 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 6372(B23-7)
Views:  364   Comments: 2
BN 2308
Title:  BN 2308
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Nov 16 1980 -- BN GP38-2 2308 idles at the engine shed awaiting its next assignment. EMD built the unit in January 1975 for the Frisco as SLSF 453. It became BN 2308 and wore BN colors in December 1980. When BNSF was created it became BNSF 2308 in December 1999 and wears BNSF colors. (Roster information from trainpix.com and donsdepot.donrossgroup.net)
Photo Date:  11/16/1980  Upload Date: 3/1/2012 3:34:28 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN 2308(GP38-2)
Views:  219   Comments: 3
BN 2317
Title:  BN 2317
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK May 1981 -- This undated photo shows patched BN 2317 awaiting its next assignment. EMD built the unit for Frisco in November 1976 as SLSF 462. When the BNSF was born it became BNSF 2317. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from trainpix.com and donsdepot.donrossgroup.net)
Photo Date:  5/1/1981  Upload Date: 3/1/2012 3:33:29 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN 2317(GP38-2)
Views:  220   Comments: 3
AMTK 517
Title:  AMTK 517
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY July 1977 -- Amtrak SDP40f 517 leads the Lone Star past mile post 386 and a Santa Fe train with lease power waiting on the siding. EMD built the 517 (s/n 72694-18) in June 1973. It was traded back to EMD after only a few years and most of its internal parts were used in the construction of F40PHR 378. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from http://www.textfiles.com/fun/amtrak1.txt, http://on-track-on-line.com/amtkrinf-sdp40f.shtml#trades and http://www.trainweb.org/emdloco/72694.htm)
Photo Date:  11/16/1981  Upload Date: 9/6/2012 2:03:41 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  AMTK 517(SDP40F)
Views:  152   Comments: 1
BN 3101
Title:  BN 3101
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY Nov 16 1981 -- Burlington Northern GP50 3101 is ready for its next assignment. EMD built the unit (s/n 796331-1) for the Frisco as SLSF 790 in December 1980. It was retired in July 1997. (Roster information from http://archive.trainpix.com/BN/EMDORIG/GP50/INDEX.HTM)
Photo Date:  11/16/1981  Upload Date: 9/6/2012 2:02:35 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN 3101(GP50)
Views:  540   Comments: 1
MKT 105
Title:  MKT 105
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY Nov 16 1981 -- Katy GP7 105 is shown at Harter Yard just east of downtown. This facility was once operated by the Rock Island. EMD built the 105 (s/n 12063) in February 1951 as MKT 1515 and delivered it in red. It was retired on June 9 1989, sold to Wilson Railway Corp on July 19 1989, resold to Seagraves Whiteface & Lubbock as SWGR 105 and became West Texas & Lubbock Railroad Co Inc WTLR 105. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from http://www.thedieselshop.us/MKT.html, http://www.trainweb.org/emdloco/12000.htm and http://utahrails.net/all-time/up-x-mkt.php#gp7-mkt91)
Photo Date:  11/16/1981  Upload Date: 9/6/2012 1:56:19 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 105(GP7)
Views:  353   Comments: 2
MKT 18
Title:  MKT 18
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY Nov 16 1981 -- Katy SW9 18 awaits switching duties at Harter Yard. EMD built the unit (s/n 11739) as MKT 1232 in February 1932 and delivered it in red. It was eventually acquired by Columbia Foods as CGCX 18. (Roster information from http://www.edisaurus.com/rr/mkt_roster.htm and http://www.trainweb.org/emdloco/11700.htm)
Photo Date:  11/16/1981  Upload Date: 9/6/2012 1:59:31 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 18(SW9)
Views:  276   Comments: 1
BN 2294
Title:  BN 2294
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK May 1982 -- In this undated photo BN GP38-2 2294 hauls a mixed freight. EMD built the unit for Frisco as SLSF 439 in August 1974. It became BN 2294 when BN and Frisco merged. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from trainpix.com)
Photo Date:  5/1/1982  Upload Date: 3/2/2012 5:41:28 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  BN 2294(GP38-2)
Views:  352   Comments: 2
BN 6670
Title:  BN 6670
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK May 1982 -- In this undated photo BN SD45 6670 lays over near the engine shed. EMD built the unit as SLSF 921 in February 1968. It became BN 6670 in December 1980, was retired on Nov 20 1984 and sold to Simon & Sons for scrap in March 1985. (Date of photo approximate, roster information from donsdepot.donrossgroup.net)
Photo Date:  5/1/1982  Upload Date: 3/2/2012 5:40:31 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN 6670(SD45)
Views:  183   Comments: 1
ATSF 3803
Title:  ATSF 3803
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Aug 21 1982 -- A pair of Santa Fe GP40Xs (3803 and 3802) lead a piggyback train west (compass south) through Burnett. EMD built the GP40X series to test improvements slated for the GP50 and SD50 series. The 3803 was built April 1978. Between July 31 1985 and July 24 1986 it was repainted into failed-merger SPSF colors. It regained its yellow warbonnet before Oct 1 1990. On Sept 22 1995 it was renumbered and patched to BNSF 3033. (Roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  8/21/1982  Upload Date: 3/1/2012 3:36:19 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ATSF 3803(GP40X)
Views:  336   Comments: 3
ATSF 1313
Title:  ATSF 1313
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Oct 16 1983 -- ATSF GP7u 1313 is handling switching duties at Flynn Yard south Oklahoma City. On March 26 1930, not far east of this location, the Wild Mary Sudik oil well blew out and was not brought under control for eleven days. It showered oil on land for a radius of five to six miles and winds carried oil as far south as Norman which is 12 miles south. The 1313 was built by EMD as ATSF GP7 2702 in January 1952 and delivered in zebra stripe paint. It was repainted in yellow warbonnet after mid July 1972. In On June 6 1980 the Cleburne shops rebuilt it as a GP7u ATSF 1313 for use in Fort Worth with slug 118. On Jan 23 2000 it was patched BNSF 3823. (Roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  10/16/1983  Upload Date: 2/28/2012 9:27:14 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  ATSF 1313(GP7u)
Views:  320   Comments: 0
ATSF 5131
Title:  ATSF 5131
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Oct 16 1983 -- Santa FE SD40-2 5131 rolls west (compass south) at Britton on its way to Flynn Yard. EMD delivered the 5131 in yellow warbonnet as a Locotrol slave in December 1980. In April 1994 in underwent maintenance at Morrison Knudsen. After the merger with BN it was transferred to BNSF, renumbered 6860 and patched to BNSF. In August 200 it was repainted into the Heritage One scheme. (Roster information from atsfrr.net)
Photo Date:  10/16/1983  Upload Date: 3/2/2012 5:44:19 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ATSF 5131(SD40-2)
Views:  241   Comments: 1
BN 2124
Title:  BN 2124
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Dec 18 1983 -- BN GP38AC 2124 lays over at the former Friso Yard off Byars southeast of downtown. EMD delivered this unit as SLSF GP38AC 647 in March 1971. It later became BNSF 2125 and wears heirtage paint. (Roster information from trainweb.org)
Photo Date:  12/18/1983  Upload Date: 3/3/2012 11:04:39 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN 2124(GP38AC)
Views:  215   Comments: 1
BN 2288
Title:  BN 2288
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Dec 18 1983 -- BN GP 38-2 2288 lays over at the sanders in the former Frisco yard off Byars Avenue southeast of downtown. EMD delivered the unit to the Frisco in August 1974 as SLSF 433. (Roster information from trainpix.com)
Photo Date:  12/18/1983  Upload Date: 3/2/2012 5:42:40 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  BN 2288(GP38-2)
Views:  190   Comments: 1
CR 8236
Title:  CR 8236
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Dec 18 1983 -- Conrail GP38-2 8236 lays over at the former Rock Island Harter Yard. The unit is on lease to the Oklahoma Kansas Texas. It was built by EMD in September 1978 and, upon Conrails failure, it was sold to CSX Corporation as CSXT 2796. (Roster information from bullsheet.com and trainweb.org)
Photo Date:  12/18/1983  Upload Date: 3/3/2012 11:03:50 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  CR 8236(GP38-2)
Views:  198   Comments: 1
MKT 114
Title:  MKT 114
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Dec 18 1983 -- MKT GP7 114 handles switching duties at the former Rock Island‚Äôs Harter Yard. MKT subsidiary OKT took over the yard after the Rock Island shutdown. EMD delivered the loco in November 1951 as MKT 1524. It was sold for scrap to Pielet Brothers Scrap Iron & Metal.(Roster information from utahrails.net)
Photo Date:  12/18/1983  Upload Date: 3/3/2012 11:02:44 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 114(GP7)
Views:  469   Comments: 2
MKT 178
Title:  MKT 178
Description:  OKLAHOMA CITY OK Dec 18 1983 -- MKT GP40 178 poses for a roster shot at the former Rock Island’s Harter Yard. At this time the facility was operated by the Oklahoma Kansas Texas (a Katy subsidiary) It was taken over successively by MOP and UP. The 178 delivered in MKT red paint by EMD in August 1966. It was leased to NdeM from October 1989 to April 1990, stored unserviceable at Fort Worth TX. and sold to Helm Financial. It was scrapped Oct 23 1991. (Roster information from utahrails.net)
Photo Date:  12/18/1983  Upload Date: 3/3/2012 11:01:48 PM
Location:  Oklahoma City, OK
Author:  Charles Stookey
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MKT 178(GP40)
Views:  326   Comments: 1


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