Sunday, June 26, 2016

Coney Island/Scranton Hobby

Two of the best sports in Scranton, Coney Island and Scranton Hobby.

Lackawanna County Courthouse

Lackawanna County Courthouse.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Electric City Trolley

A few views of Philadelphia Suburban 76 from last weekend. Excursions are at 10:30 AM, 12:00 Noon, 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM, Thursdays through Sundays.
At the Steamtown boarding platform.
At the Cedar Avenue crossing.

Friday, June 24, 2016

Roger Blough Fire

45 years ago today the Roger Blough which was under construction at the American Shipbuilding yards in Lorain Ohio caught fire, four were killed and a score were injured. The ship was named for the recently retired chairman of US Steel. The Blough, a bulk ore carrier, was completed in 1972 and is still in service today.
Above, all from The Plain Dealer, June 25, 1971.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Board of Trade Building

The Board of Trade building, last Saturday afternoon.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Lackawanna 664

A few views of Lackawanna 664, haven't seen much of this loc this year.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Loyola Hall Demolition

A few views of the ongoing demolition of Loyola Hall at the UofS.