ABC Rwy & MRPS @ Kent, OH

ABC Rwy & MRPS @ Kent, OH 7-2-11


July 4th weekend, Kent Heritage Festival, annual trips with the Midwest Railway Preservation Society on the Akron Barberton Cluster Railway. The trip starts out at the ex-Atlantic & Great Western depot, on former Erie/EL/Conrail rails, and continues onto the Wheeling & Lake Erie and then back to Kent on a 40 minute round trip. The Mount Baxter, Pullman observation car, was on her first trip with passengers in over 20 years after extensive mechanical work. The other cars in the consist were Nickel Plate Road #'s 62 & 90 and ex-C&O caboose C-3280 pulled by ABC Rwy engine #1502.