Thursday, November 30, 2023


 A large crane was blocking Detroit Avenue in Lakewood on a Saturday morning a couple weeks ago.

Wednesday, November 29, 2023

Frank's Falafel House

 We stopped by Frank's Falafel House, 1823 W 65th Street, at Franklin again last week, great lunch. They also have an all-day breakfast here. This is a great place to go.

Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Space Available

 Space Available in this building at 14414 Detroit Avenue in Lakewood.

TJ's Butcher Block & Deli

 TJs Butcher Block & Deli, 14415 Detroit Avenue, this place is the best!

Monday, November 27, 2023

Hall Block

 The Hall Block on Detroit Avenue in downtown Lakewood.

Sunday, November 26, 2023

First Presbyterian Church

 First Presbyterian Church on Public Square a few weeks ago.

Saturday, November 25, 2023


 View of the new Sherwin-Williams Building, from the Flats a couple weeks ago.

Friday, November 24, 2023


 If it's Gibbons...

Thursday, November 23, 2023

Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Tuesday, November 21, 2023

CTS 161

 Cleveland Transit System 161 at the Northern Ohio Railway Museum, this is one of the 1967 "Airporter" cars.

Monday, November 20, 2023

Cleveland Skyline

 An undated postcard, circa late 1960's.

Sunday, November 19, 2023

Cuyahoga River

 Looking upstream from the Center Street Bridge, from a couple weeks ago. This is also under the Detroit-Superior Bridge.

Saturday, November 18, 2023

Canadian National 3254

 CN 3254 leading an eastbound excursion out of the Steamtown Yard, November 2010.

Friday, November 17, 2023

Westbound Freight

 Norfolk Southern 4560 and 4139 lead a westbound freight through the Hird Avenue crossing in Lakewood last Saturday afternoon.

Thursday, November 16, 2023

Delaware & Hudson

 An undated postcard of the D&H HQ in Albany.

Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Standard Oil Building

 Standard Oil Building on Public Square a couple weeks ago.

Tuesday, November 14, 2023

Center Street Bridge

 The recently reopened Center Street Bridge from a couple weeks ago.

Monday, November 13, 2023

Delaware - Lackawanna 2461

 DL 2461 at Steamtown Yard, November 2, 2013.

Hippie House

 The Hippie House at 13396 Madison Avenue in Lakewood.

Sunday, November 12, 2023

Lakewood United Methodist Church

 Lakewood United Methodist Church, 15700 Detroit Avenue, from last week.

Saturday, November 11, 2023

Armistice Day

 World War 1 Monument in Nay Aug Park, November 3, 2013.

Friday, November 10, 2023

Madison Park

 Madison Park on a murky Saturday a couple weeks ago. It seems Saturdays have been on the bleak side as of late.

Thursday, November 9, 2023

Erie Railroad: Wyoming Division 1920

 A Wyoming Division employee timetable, June 6, 1920, as reprinted in Erie Railroad, A Pictorial Review. by Edward F. Gardner. At the bottom is a public timetable from 1911. This would have been around the peak of traffic on the division. These Gardner books on the local roads date to the early 1970's can usually be found at local train shows for a few dollars and contain a lot of postcards, photos and timetables.

Above, all from June 6, 1920.
Above from June 17, 1911.

Wednesday, November 8, 2023

New York Central Station

 The New York Central Station, 117 N Monroe Street, in Fremont, currently the home of Depot Pizza. The station was once on the Norwalk Branch of the Central, the restaurant is a great spot for lunch.

Tuesday, November 7, 2023

STEM Handmade Soaps

 We stopped by STEM Handmade Soaps, 12405 Madison Avenue on Saturday, great spot, the Missus really likes their products. They now have Christmas and Autumnal related products as well!

Monday, November 6, 2023

Canal Road Bridge

 Canal Road Bridge looking south last week.

Sunday, November 5, 2023

Cuyahoga River

 Cuyahoga River, looking upstream from the Canal Road Bridge last week.

Saturday, November 4, 2023

Columbus Road

 Columbus Road looking south towards the lift bridge on a murky Saturday afternoon.

Friday, November 3, 2023

Rutherford B. Hayes Museum and Home

 Rutherford B. Hayes Museum, Library and House in Fremont Ohio. Quite the interesting place to visit.