Rubber City Rails Volume 1 Akron Heritage DVD
VIEW THE VARIETY OF THE 1950's IN THE RUBBER CITY REGION!
* 25 Minutes of BALTIMORE & OHIO steam and early diesel. Many scenes feature the massive EM-1 Mallets, along with Mountains, Mikes, Paciﬁcs and switchers, EMD and ALCO types gleam as they head passenger and hotshot freight. See what happens when a Nash gets bashed by an E-6 "on a mail run at Kent in 1956! Many great winter sequences, plus the "General" on tour.
* ERIE — diesel scenes mostly at the expansive Kent yard. See the panorama from a 100-foot light tower! F-3s on passenger, Erie-built #750, PAs on an office car special, wrecks and more.
* NICKEL PLATE steam & diesel, plus P&WV FMs at Harmon, Berkshire on the Erie interchange track, colorful GPs and O-8-O switchers.
* PENNSY and NEW YORK CENTRAL action at Brady Lake and Ravenna - along with more B&O! Baldwin
Sharks, Tuscan red passenger runs, NYC Fs, and coal train calamity.
* AKRON, CANTON & YOUNGSTOWN - Yellow FMs and "A day with the track gang", 1954. You will get tired just watching the manual labor involved in this priceless segment!
* THE 1960s to 1976 - short segment shows leased B&LE Fs passing a Lackawanna RS-2. D&H Alcos, other strange doings up to the eve of Conrail. Ending with a "Flare salute" as an E-L freight departs Kent.
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|Runtime:||1 Hour, 08 Mins ($0.32/min)|
|Aspect Ratio:||Full Screen|
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