Map submitted by Joseph Loop.
The former M-K-T station in Elk City. Photo by Mike Palmer, June 2011.
This MKT "Panhandle Line" served primarily agricultural areas, was largely abandoned in the 1970s. It connected with The Beaver, Meade and Englewood Railroad at Forgan.
Thanks to Mike Palmer for contributing information about this route.
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Katy Northwest: The Story of a Branch Line Railroad By Donovan L. Hofsommer
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Do you have any pictures or information about Altus to Forgan? Please