Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Cleveland: Stillman Theatre

Yesterday marks the 98th anniversary of the opening of the Stillman Theatre, at 1111 Euclid Avenue in Downtown Cleveland. The following August, Marcus Loew would buy the theatre, which would operate as a Loew house until its closing on July 28, 1963. Below is the Stillman Theatre section from the Cleveland Plain Dealer, October 1, 1916.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Deteriorating Passenger Car

A historic wooden combine of unknown origin rotting away at Steamtown.This car doesn't seem to appear on Steamtown's equipment roster, but it's been there deteriorating for years.

Monday, September 29, 2014

Lackawanna River Trail: Mayfield - Carbondale Section

A few views from the recently constructed Mayfield - Carbondale section of the Lackawanna River Trail. This section at present is rather short. At some point it will connect with the other sections.

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Nay Aug Falls

Nay Aug Falls this morning.

Woolly Worm

We spotted this woolly worm along a sidewalk in Scranton's Hill Section yesterday. It looks like a mild winter!

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Nickel Plate 514

Nickel Plate 514 on one of Steamtown's short trips last Saturday morning behind Lackawanna Station.

Friday, September 26, 2014

Electric City Trolley

Philadelphia Suburban 80 southbound at Cedar Avenue last Saturday morning. East Troy Electric 64 was also spotted at the nearby trolley barn.
Excursions continue through the end of October, running Thursday through Sunday at 10:30 AM, 12:00 Noon, 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM through the end of October.