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by Peacock
Sat Sep 15, 2012 8:00 am
Forum: AC&Y Railroad Historical Society
Topic: Convention
Replies: 4
Views: 5403

Re: Convention

We are working on the details this weekend. A flyer announcing everything planned will be available in a day or so.
by Peacock
Sun Sep 09, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Akron Canton & Youngstown Railroad Discussions
Topic: box car or building?
Replies: 3
Views: 3542

Re: box car or building?

Last record the siding appears to be gone around the early 1980's. Still doing research though!
by Peacock
Sun Sep 09, 2012 3:17 pm
Forum: Akron Canton & Youngstown Railroad Discussions
Topic: box car or building?
Replies: 3
Views: 3542

Re: box car or building?

abbrr, What you are looking at in that particular picture are box cars at Muehlstein's Scrap Rubber facility. ForgeStMuehlstein2.jpg You can see piles of scrap tires at the edge of the siding also. In the distance is Renner's Chimney used for boiling wört. The AC&Y had a siding that served both ...
by Peacock
Wed Jul 18, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: AC&Y Structures & Facilities
Topic: Gibbs Motors - Medina
Replies: 1
Views: 2423

Re: Gibbs Motors - Medina

See this area of Bob's layout in a video on the AC&YHS Non-Profit Youtube Channel. Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railroad Historical Society Trustee Bob Lucas's Model AC&Y Layout. See the Goodyear Zeppelin Comet, a 2-8-0 led consist, Mars light led FM H16-44 coal consist, and the modern day...
by Peacock
Wed Jul 18, 2012 11:31 pm
Forum: AC&Y Railroad Historical Society
Topic: Latest Video on the AC&YHS Non-Profit Youtube Channel
Replies: 0
Views: 3281

Latest Video on the AC&YHS Non-Profit Youtube Channel

See the latest video on the AC&YHS Non-Profit Youtube Channel. Akron, Canton & Youngstown Railroad Historical Society Trustee Bob Lucas's Model AC&Y Layout. See the Goodyear Zeppelin Comet, a 2-8-0 led consist, Mars light led FM H16-44 coal consist, and the modern day Wheeling & Lake...
by Peacock
Sat Jun 23, 2012 9:48 pm
Forum: AC&Y Modeling
Topic: Weekend Photo Shoot - Sunday 6/24/12
Replies: 9
Views: 4419

Re: Weekend Photo Shoot - Sunday 6/24/12

All,
Great work by all whom have posted!
Ralph,
Please post more photos of you Spur 4 for work! I would love to see how you have approached this area. Also, would be interested in seeing your track plan. :mrgreen:
by Peacock
Wed Jun 13, 2012 9:00 pm
Forum: AC&Y Structures & Facilities
Topic: Mount Blanchard depot
Replies: 11
Views: 7113

Re: Mount Blanchard depot

Here are several pictures...
The red transparent outline is the location of the PA&W/LE&W/NO/AC&Y Depot
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Sometime in the 1970's
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And here is the 1918 ICC Valuation picture of Northern Ohio Railway
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by Peacock
Fri Jun 08, 2012 7:42 pm
Forum: AC&Y Railroad Historical Society
Topic: Latest Video on the AC&YHS Non-Profit Youtube Channel
Replies: 0
Views: 3097

Latest Video on the AC&YHS Non-Profit Youtube Channel

Please have a look at:
http://youtu.be/vNKSM8Qe3oc

This video is a documentary. It is from the AC&YHS 1998 Annual Business Meeting and Convention. Make some popcorn and take some time to enjoy its 47 minutes long!
by Peacock
Tue Jun 05, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: AC&Y Railroad Historical Society News Magazine
Topic: Spring and Summer 2012 AC&YHS News
Replies: 5
Views: 5349

Spring and Summer 2012 AC&YHS News

Both Spring and Summer 2012 issues of the AC&YHS News have been mailed out together! Be on the lookout for them! :D
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by Peacock
Sun Jun 03, 2012 4:39 pm
Forum: AC&Y Freight Roster
Topic: Last remaining AC&Y boxcar in original paint(?)
Replies: 6
Views: 4935

Re: Last remaining AC&Y boxcar in original paint(?)

Here is an interesting one last seen in Asheville, NC on October 24, 2004 photo by Tim Huemmer
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Here is the same car in Junction City, GA around 1992 photo by Ken Roble
NW MofW boxcar ex-AC&Y2285JunctionCityGA1992.jpg
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