Kansas City Southern engines 4789 and 4004 at Gibsland, LA

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Kansas City Southern engine 4789 at Gibsland, LA Kansas City Southern engines 4789 and 4004 at Gibsland, LA

KCS engines 4789 and 4004 at Gibsland, LA April 18, 1994. The engineer is making preparations for starting both of these engines. On major step is making sure that no water has collected in any of the cylinders. You can see LNW 50 over by the shops in the background. The engines will work the former North Louisiana & Gulf line running southeast out of Gibsland. The NL&G became the MidLouisiana Railroad in 1985 and became part of the KCS in 1994. Disk 109

Kansas City Southern engine 4004 at Gibsland, LA