Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Roaring Brook: Erie Railroad

The crumbling Erie Railroad bridge over Roaring Brook, looking upstream from the Ash Street Bridge.

Roaring Brook

Looking upstream along Roaring Brook, towards the Myrtle Street Bridge.

Monday, March 29, 2010

Erie Railroad: Wyoming Division

Looking east from near milepost 14, into the big cut.

Erie Railroad: Wyoming Division

We took a walk down the Erie yesterday. This view is looking west from near Milepost 14.

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Nay Aug Falls

Nay Aug Falls, 10 o'clock this morning.

Friday, March 26, 2010

Everhart Museum: Scranton

The Everhart Museum in Scranton's Nay Aug Park, from last Sunday.

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

A line of covered hoppers at the west end of Nay Aug Tunnel, last Sunday morning.

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Nay Aug Park

Nay Aug Park, last Sunday morning.

Nay Aug Park

Nay Aug Park on a Sunday morning.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Scranton's New Park

Work was progressing on the new park in Downtown Scranton on Saturday morning.

Scranton: Lackawanna Avenue

Looking west down Lackawanna Avenue at 11 AM on Saturday morning.

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Nay Aug Falls

Nay Aug Falls at 10:30 this morning.

Friday, March 19, 2010

Powderly Colliery: Carbondale

An undated postcard of the Hudson Coal Company's Powderly Colliery in Carbondale Pa.

Scranton: Courthouse Square

A 1920's postcard view of the Lackawanna County Courthouse.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010


An early 20th Century postcard view of Pittston Pennsylvania. I'm not sure if the tracks at the bottom are the Erie, or the Laurel Line.

Nay Aug Park

The snow is gone from the Davis Trail.

Monday, March 15, 2010

Step Falls: Scranton

The Step Falls, looking east from the Harrison Avenue Bridge, yesterday morning. This is about half a mile downstream from Nay Aug Falls, along Roaring Brook.

Nay Aug Park

Looking down into Nay Aug Gorge yesterday morning. Roaring Brook was really roaring with the snow melt and rain over the weekend.

Sunday, March 14, 2010

Nay Aug Falls

Nay Aug Falls was really roaring this morning about 10:30.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

A few minutes later, the tail end of last Saturday's grain train passes the University of Scranton.

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

Another photo of the grain train passing the new park.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

As the train heads east, it passes the Mattes Street Tower.

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

Eastbound grain train passing the new park in Downtown Scranton last Saturday morning. The former Lackawanna Railroad Locomotive Shops are on the left.

Monday, March 8, 2010

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

Looking wesy along the Lackawanna mainline, towards Lackawanna Station, yesterday morning.

Lackawanna Railroad: Scranton

Signal mast lying along the Lackawanna mainline in Scranton, along Ridge Row, from yesterday morning.

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Nay Aug Falls

Nay Aug Falls this morning, just after 11.

Friday, March 5, 2010

Nay Aug Park

Picnic tables waiting for spring to arrive at Nay Aug Park.

Nay Aug Park

A snowy scene in Nay Aug Park, last Sunday morning.

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Scranton Snowpocalypse

Lackawanna Station last Saturday morning. A day after the big snow storm.

Scranton Snowpocalypse

A snow covered Christopher Columbus statue on Courthouse Square, last Saturday morning.

Monday, March 1, 2010

Scranton Snowpocalypse

Courthouse Square on Saturday morning.

Scranton Snowpocalypse

Looking west down River Street, from South Webster Avenue on Saturday morning. A day after the big snowstorm.