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Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run?

Amazing stuff. Thanks Steve. On map sheet 15 it even points out the "old piers." It looks like they were for a bridge that ran perpendicular to the Big Four
Mark D. Stotzer
Jul 3
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Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run? [3 Attachments]

I added the 1918 valuation map sheets 14 and 15 covering the NKP from the Cuyahoga River Viaduct to W50th. The earlier bridge supports shown.
Stephen Titchenal
Jul 3
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Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run?

Tom, The Central Viaduct crossed the NKP Cuyahoga River Viaduct (NKPCRV) as you can see in the picture I posted earlier in this thread. I can see how both
Mark D. Stotzer
Jul 2
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Re: Orrville Railroad Heritage Society moving

Jerry: The WLE plan sounds plausible. With the expanding operations of Smucker, they want a piece of that traffic. There is sufficient space to operate
elmeroscar
Jul 2
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Re: Commuter Lines in Cleveland area? [1973]

When I started on the Nickel plate as a brakeman at E 55th St. in 1964. On second shift we would see @ 3 trains on the Erie coming out of CUT during rush hour.
William Powers
Jul 2
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Re: Commuter Lines in Cleveland area? [1973]

EL (and later Conrail) trains #29 and 28 ran until January 1977 between Youngstown (westbound in the morning) and Cleveland (eastbound in the evening) At the
smtimko15001
Jul 2
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Re: Commuter Lines in Cleveland area? [1973]

This page gives some more info on the Erie/EL service. http://www.jtbell.net/transit/Cleveland/EL/ Commuter service on the PRR was long gone before Conrail and
Jerry Jordak
Jul 2
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Re: Commuter Lines in Cleveland area? [1973]

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cleveland_commuter_rail -JWJ -- Sent from my iPhone
Jerry Jordak
Jul 2
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Commuter Lines in Cleveland area? [1973]

I have a copy of the USRA's "Final System Plan" for creating Conrail, They list a part of the former EL to be given to I presume Chessie lists a "Nonsubsidized
Jesse Biscoe
Jul 2
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Re: Orrville Railroad Heritage Society moving

On the southwest side of Orrville next to the stub of the PRR Akron Branch that once went to Columbus. I heard but can't confirm that WLE wanted their existing
Jerry Jordak
Jul 2
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Orrville Railroad Heritage Society moving

The Orrville Railroad Heritage Society has lost its lease of trackage owned by the Wheeling & Lake Erie. It is moving all operations to the site of Dabo,
Rob Richardson
Jul 2
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Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run?

Tom, While the NKP Cuyhoga viaduct was damaged by fire, I've not seen any newspaper report of fire on the Walworth Run trestle. It certainly was a candidate
William Powers
Jul 2
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Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run?

Take a look at your local library for “The Maniac In The Bushes and More Tales of Cleveland Woe” by John Stark Bellamy II. This is the second book in a
Tom Swisher
Jul 1
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Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run?

Todd, Thanks for the tip. I’ve gone through the CUT photos at Cleveland Memory at CSU many times. They are a treasure for folks that grew up in Cleveland
    Mark D. Stotzer
    Jun 30
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    Re: Original NKP viaduct over Walworth Run?

    I found these at the Cleveland memory Project http://www.clevelandmemory.org/cut-coll/index.html I'm sure there are more and I recall seeing photos of the
      Todd Stoffer
      Jun 30
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