Pittsburg KS

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  1. Photos of Frisco's Pittsburg KS Station

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    Frisco Depot Pittsburg, Ks.JPG Frisco Depot Pittsburg, Ks 1899.jpg Frisco Depot Pittsburg, Ks 1929.jpg
     
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  2. railroadguy65

    railroadguy65 Member

    :) Pittsburg Ks - 1923 Sanborn map

    Pittsburg Ks Station 1923 b.jpg
     
  3. railroadguy65

    railroadguy65 Member

    :) Pittsburg Ks Station site

    FYI the KCS shop & yards have been condemed may be torn down there soon, according to some locals

    Pittsburg Ks Station site No.1 2009.jpg Pittsburg Ks Station site No.2 2009.jpg
     
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  4. Yvonne

    Yvonne Member

    Indeed the KCS shops were tore down in 2010.
    Train 021.jpg

    Shot looking from the south,
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    Looking off the 21st St. Overpass
     
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  5. Yvonne

    Yvonne Member

    Photos of Frisco's Freight Depot on East 4th Street (Hwy 126) between Locust and Elm. Taken 2009.
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    Close up of Depot Sign on side of building
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    Frisco Freight Depot Building
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    Street side loading docks on 4th Street
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    Close up of Loading Dock Doors
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    Railroad side loading doors. Rails have been removed.
     
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  6. Yvonne

    Yvonne Member

    Pittsburg Frisco Passenger Depot.jpg
    "Frisco System" Railway Passenger Station. Year not known.
    Frisco Train.jpg
    Year not known.
     
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  7. Any photos of the Frisco Freight Depot at Pittsburg, KS in the olden days available?
     
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  8. Iantha_Branch

    Iantha_Branch Member

    The Sanborn map shows the depot complex being along 2nd between Pine and Broadway, and a check on google maps shows that might be right. But now the freight depot is setting on 4th between locus and elm. Anyone have a story on that? Looking at trackage maybe KCS moved it up and used it off that spur that is still partially there.
     
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  9. Looking for a higher resolution photo of the Frisco Railway Passenger Train Depot in the 1950s.
     
  10. Iantha_Branch

    Iantha_Branch Member

    If such a photo exists, I can't find it anywhere.
     
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