Did you know that the Erie Lackawanna had an almost invisible railroad yard in Akron?
When we look at the bus transfer center, that area is flat, yet at one time there was a second lower yard called the Belt Yard. 66 more words
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It is a cold day, most likely in 1967. Mike Ondecker and I are watching the crew change of an eastbound Erie Lackawanna freight at EL’s Kent Yard. 42 more words
Remember when Akron’s Transportation Center wasn’t for buses? Here is the Erie Lackawanna’s McCoy Street Yard in 1967. It’s the same general location as the bus transfer center but much busier.