Burlington Northern Locomotives

Photos by Mike Condren


This GP15-1 is seen at Kentucky St in Memphis in Nov. 1982.

This GP15-1 is switching the yard in Amory, MS on July 3, 1982.

This former Frisco GP15-1 is seen in the engine terminal in the yard at Springfield, MO on March 20, 1982. Note the coonskin on the battery box cover.

This GP15-1 is seen on the hump at Tennessee Yard in Memphis on June 30, 1990. Our son Matt was 4 years old. He spotted the "coonskin" herald on the battery box of the unit.

These switchers are working the Cherokee hump yard in Tulsa, OK in May 1984.

These GP15-1s are working the yard at Springfield, MO on June 19, 1981.

This GP15-1 shows its Frisco heritage with the coonskin on the battery box in this shot at Thayer, MO on March 21, 1982.

This unit is on the ready track at the yard in Springfield, MO in August 1984. Note that the coonskin is painted over.

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