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Owner: Morrison Knudsen Corporation
Model:MK TE-47-4EBuilt As:UP 278 (GP9)
Serial Number:19875Order No:5362
Frame Number:5362-16Built:9/1954
Notes:blt as UP GP9 278, reblt 7/79
Other locos with this serial:  ME 22(TE-47-4E) MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
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MKCX 5001
Title:  MKCX 5001
Description:  A visitor on line for about a month.
Photo Date:  8/1/1979  Upload Date: 1/6/2015 12:01:21 AM
Location:  Decatur, IL
Author:  Dave Ritter
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  184   Comments: 0
MKCX 5001
Title:  MKCX 5001
Description:  A visitor on line for about a month.
Photo Date:  8/1/1979  Upload Date: 1/6/2015 12:01:25 AM
Location:  Decatur, IL
Author:  Dave Ritter
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  143   Comments: 0
MKCX TE50-4S 5001
Title:  MKCX TE50-4S 5001
Description:  Morrison-Knudsen (MKCX) TE50-4S 5001 at a railroad industry trade show on the the site of Illinois Central's Central Station, Chicago, Illinois, September, 1979, photo by Chuck Zeiler. Built in September 1954 as UP GP9 278 (c/n 19875), it was sold to Morrison Knudsen in February 1979 and rebuilt in July 1979 as MK 5001. It was powered by a Sulzer (Swiss) Marine six-cylinder Model 6ASL25/30 diesel prime mover producing 1500 horsepower. It was later sold as Morristown & Erie becoming ME 22.
Photo Date:  9/1/1979  Upload Date: 9/6/2010 12:36:18 PM
Location:  Chicago, IL
Author:  Chuck Zeiler
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Station
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E) UP 278(GP9)
Views:  1282   Comments: 0
MK 5001 TE50-4S
Title:  MK 5001 TE50-4S
Description:  M-K rebuild from EMD GP components, westbound on Conrail freight; see www.thedieselshop.us
Photo Date:  4/27/1980  Upload Date: 7/3/2009 7:06:12 PM
Location:  Rochester, NY
Author:  Bob Zimmermann
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  1032   Comments: 1
M-K 5001 TE-50-4S
Title:  M-K 5001 TE-50-4S
Description:  with a Sulzer engine testing on the MEC
Photo Date:  10/5/1980  Upload Date: 2/11/2012 3:50:05 PM
Location:  Leeds Junction, ME
Author:  Gil Ford
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  306   Comments: 0
MEC RS-1
Title:  MEC RS-1
Description:  M-K 5001-405-254
Photo Date:  11/24/1980  Upload Date: 2/13/2012 9:47:07 AM
Location:  Portland, ME
Author:  Gil Ford
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  304   Comments: 1
MKCX 5001
Title:  MKCX 5001
Description:  Testing here.
Photo Date:  4/18/1981  Upload Date: 12/17/2012 8:21:59 PM
Location:  Union Station, DC
Author:  Tim Darnell
Categories:  Station,Passenger
Locomotives:  MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E) WATC 46(RS1)
Views:  366   Comments: 3
Plant switcher
Title:  Plant switcher
Description:  The Morrison Knudsen plant switcher shoves a group of NYCTA subway cars fresh from rebuild onto the main for BUOIs power to pick up and back down to their train.
Photo Date:  6/13/1992  Upload Date: 2/9/2015 1:27:50 AM
Location:  Hornell, NY
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  CR 6140(C40-8W) MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  206   Comments: 1
One time Erie shop, now MK rebuilt plant
Title:  One time Erie shop, now MK rebuilt plant
Description:  Train 270 rolls past the Morrison Knudsen plant at Hornell. Once Erie and ELs sprawling facility here, it now makes and rebuilds transit cars for a number of operators, including NYCTA, whose cars are a common sight on OIBU and BUOI.
Photo Date:  7/1/1992  Upload Date: 2/6/2015 1:45:20 AM
Location:  Hornell, NY
Author:  Tom Beckett
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CP 5697(SD40-2) CP 5698(SD40-2) MKCX 5001(TE-47-4E)
Views:  270   Comments: 1


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