Kansas City Southern Locomotive No. 1023

Kansas City Southern Locomotive No. 1023 (HM1BNT)

Location: Pittsburg, KS 66762 Crawford County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 24.702', W 94° 41.703'

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Locomotive 488 was built July 1906, in Pittsburgh, Pa. In 1925, it underwent major changes in Pittsburg, Ks. and changed to Locomotive 1023. Track was laid and locomotive was installed in Schlanger Park on September 17, 1955, after the city had purchased the locomotive from Kansas City Southern Lines for $1.00. The steam locomotive was the main mode of travel in the days of the Old Frontier.
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HM NumberHM1BNT
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Placed ByCity of Pittsburg, Kansas
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Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 2:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 349992 N 4141893
Decimal Degrees37.41170000, -94.69505000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 24.702', W 94° 41.703'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 24' 42.12" N, 94° 41' 42.18" W
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Area Code(s)620, 417
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 679-781 E 4th St, Pittsburg KS 66762, US
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