Extra 1293 south past Peninsula station in early evening, the scene looking much like in the old B&O days. Engineer Sposato looks intent in this crowded, dangerous area.
Go ahead you can say it… I’m a daisy picker. During Ohio Centrals 1293 visit to the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic it is about to stop at Akron Northside station. Meanwhile it’s traversing the bridge over... (more)
Wheeling freight in rare eastbound morning move passes Newton Street on its way back to the terminal. This move was made to clear the single track line for a passenger special running to Medina th... (more)
Cuyahoga Valley RDC set returns from its day in Canton, passing under CSX and past BD Tower in Akron, 5 minutes from Akron Northside station.
Wheeling uses track rights on CSX, approaching Exchange street eastbound
The absolute last thing you'd expect to see in Ohio.
Wheeling stone train travels over CSX using trackage rights to Lambert.
Cuyahoga Valley Scenic heads north up the Valley haveing just departed Akron Station, Montreal Locomotive Works "ALCO" in the lead.
(EX. USAF #1243) 44-tonner Switcher: This 44-tonner was built in 1953 for the United States Air Force. It worked out of the Whitman Air Force Base in Kansas City. This locomotive was repaired and ... (more)
B&O 800 close up beautiful nose with Akron Station and crew in the background
B&O 800 makes its station stop in Akron as the full 2007 tourist season gets underway. In this view, Akron rejuvenation is evident with the newly completed and already sold out Condominium project... (more)
Four unit consist in the yard, along with 4 other idle units, looking nice and clean on a lovely, but very hot Saturday in Akron.
Thornton Street bridge looking north toward downtown where the Erie yards were located off to the left and the old Erie frieght station is visible above the first autorack in the consist.
Cuyahoga Valley runs an RDC extra the week before the normal season commences.
CSX merchandise freight with ex BN road engines in the MU consist sandwiching a CSX unit. In the right foreground is an active spur into McNeil Industries and Rubber City Machinery.