Wow... I've really neglected this thread for a long time. Much has been accomplished in regards to the layout and equipment/etc. I've even uploaded a couple more essays. I'll link those right now for any of you that may have an interest in them.
First up is a essay/narrative about the advent of dieselization on the KC&G:
And here's an essay describing a ride on the KC&G's Ozark Subdivision:
And I haven't forgot the construction pics... all in good time.