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4/18/2019
 
 
 
 
 
By:Robert Farkas
Dates:6/1/1962 - 12/31/2015
Album Info:Over the years I have been blessed with many images. These are some of my favorites.
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The General
Title:  The General
Description:  Photo by my dad Joe Farkas taken at the Akron Union Station (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  5/3/1962  Upload Date: 9/21/2013 11:38:33 AM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  WA 3(4-4-0)
Views:  680   Comments: 7
The General
Title:  The General
Description:  Photo by my dad Joe Farkas taken at Akron Union Station (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  5/3/1962  Upload Date: 9/21/2013 11:54:30 AM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  WA 3(4-4-0)
Views:  530   Comments: 3
A&BB 27
Title:  A&BB 27
Description:  Heading into the yard (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/27/1966  Upload Date: 4/26/2016 9:17:45 AM
Location:  Barberton, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  ABB 27(S12)
Views:  369   Comments: 1
SRS 132
Title:  SRS 132
Description:  In front of the EL passenger station (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/27/1966  Upload Date: 10/24/2015 9:42:40 AM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  SRS 132(Doodlebug)
Views:  368   Comments: 2
SRS 132
Title:  SRS 132
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/27/1966  Upload Date: 11/12/2015 9:55:18 PM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  SRS 132(Doodlebug)
Views:  328   Comments: 0
FP&E 105
Title:  FP&E 105
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/28/1966  Upload Date: 2/14/2016 8:49:28 PM
Location:  Fairport Harbor, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  FPE 105(S4) FPE 102(S2)
Views:  415   Comments: 2
FP&E 105
Title:  FP&E 105
Description:  FP&E 105, 102 (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/28/1966  Upload Date: 10/12/2012 10:44:41 PM
Location:  Fairport Harbor, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  FPE 105(S4) FPE 102(S2)
Views:  1336   Comments: 8
My only B&O ALCO FB
Title:  My only B&O ALCO FB
Description:  Westbound (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  1/2/1967  Upload Date: 5/19/2016 10:01:52 PM
Location:  Warwick, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CO 7080(F7A)
Views:  472   Comments: 1
EL 7254
Title:  EL 7254
Description:  In the late 1960's and early 1970's, the EL often had lashups that were feasts of first-generation power. (Date uncertain)
Photo Date:  2/18/1967  Upload Date: 11/22/2012 12:57:40 PM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 7254(FA1)
Views:  875   Comments: 6
B&O 3846
Title:  B&O 3846
Description:  Northbound at MACE Tower (Date uncertain)
Photo Date:  3/25/1967  Upload Date: 5/8/2016 8:23:20 PM
Location:  Massillon, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  BO 3846(GP38)
Views:  336   Comments: 2
EL 7104
Title:  EL 7104
Description:  EL 7104, 7393, 6561 westbound (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/17/1967  Upload Date: 11/27/2016 5:54:52 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Signal
Locomotives:  EL 6561(F3A)
Views:  223   Comments: 1
N&W112
Title:  N&W112
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  7/8/1967  Upload Date: 3/6/2016 3:53:09 PM
Location:  Brewster, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  NW 112(H-16-44)
Views:  442   Comments: 1
EL 3601
Title:  EL 3601
Description:  Eastbound - Meeting of two fallen flags (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  7/8/1967  Upload Date: 11/7/2014 8:26:14 AM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 3601(SD45)
Views:  430   Comments: 6
B&O 1449
Title:  B&O 1449
Description:  "The Diplomat" at B&O Akron Union Station (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  7/8/1967  Upload Date: 1/24/2015 4:33:23 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  BO 1449(E8A)
Views:  528   Comments: 1
B&O Eastbound
Title:  B&O Eastbound
Description:  (BALTIMORE AND OHIO) (Date uncertain) (From color negative)
Photo Date:  7/13/1967  Upload Date: 10/2/2012 4:13:29 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  BO 4487(F7A)
Views:  1217   Comments: 9
Rock Island 244
Title:  Rock Island 244
Description:  Eastbound on the EL (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  7/22/1967  Upload Date: 12/4/2016 6:33:32 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  CRIP 244(U28B)
Views:  272   Comments: 1
NYC 9714
Title:  NYC 9714
Description:  At Collinwood Yard (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  8/5/1967  Upload Date: 1/16/2018 9:50:52 PM
Location:  Cleveland, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  93   Comments: 2
EL 7094
Title:  EL 7094
Description:  Fred and Wendy, this one is for you. (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  8/7/1967  Upload Date: 10/8/2012 3:54:58 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  EL 7094(F3A)
Views:  796   Comments: 10
EL 6561
Title:  EL 6561
Description:  3 porthole chickenwire F-3A (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  8/12/1967  Upload Date: 2/13/2016 5:40:51 PM
Location:  Marion, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL 6561(F3A)
Views:  309   Comments: 0
EL 8031
Title:  EL 8031
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  8/12/1967  Upload Date: 1/23/2016 9:54:26 AM
Location:  Marion, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  EL 8031(F3A) EL 6561(F3A)
Views:  399   Comments: 2
B&O 4650
Title:  B&O 4650
Description:  Eastbound (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  9/2/1967  Upload Date: 7/3/2016 11:37:53 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  BO 4650(F7A)
Views:  348   Comments: 1
PRR
Title:  PRR
Description:  With the westbound "Fort Pitt" (date approximate)
Photo Date:  9/2/1967  Upload Date: 1/2/2017 6:49:35 PM
Location:  Canton, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 4234(E7A)
Views:  259   Comments: 4
PRR 4234
Title:  PRR 4234
Description:  Westbound "Fort Pitt" at the PRR passenger station in Canton, Ohio (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  11/24/1967  Upload Date: 6/11/2015 9:24:45 PM
Location:  Canton, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PRR 4234(E7A)
Views:  467   Comments: 2
PRR Geep and Cabless Geep
Title:  PRR Geep and Cabless Geep
Description:  Eastbound on the now-removed east leg of the wye (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  11/25/1967  Upload Date: 12/26/2017 11:05:55 AM
Location:  Warwick, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  85   Comments: 0
PRR 4293
Title:  PRR 4293
Description:  Westbound with the "Fort Pitt" after passing WANDLE Tower Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/23/1967  Upload Date: 3/5/2015 1:26:03 PM
Location:  Canton, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  PRR 4293(E8A)
Views:  516   Comments: 1
PRR 7214
Title:  PRR 7214
Description:  Simplicity (Date and location unknown)
Photo Date:  12/28/1967  Upload Date: 9/10/2016 8:22:06 PM
Location:  Unknown, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PRR 7214(GP9)
Views:  222   Comments: 1
B&O 6595
Title:  B&O 6595
Description:  The boxcar was cut off in the original negative - Sorry! (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  1/2/1968  Upload Date: 5/10/2016 6:41:13 PM
Location:  Massillon, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  BO 6595(GP9)
Views:  300   Comments: 2
"All Alone Am I"
Title:  "All Alone Am I"
Description:  Detrucked caboose at the east end of N&W Brewster Yard. It certainly looks inviting... (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  2/3/1968  Upload Date: 3/28/2016 5:08:58 PM
Location:  Brewster, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  249   Comments: 0
EL 856
Title:  EL 856
Description:  At the EL Kent yard (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  2/3/1968  Upload Date: 6/8/2017 6:59:29 PM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 856(PA1)
Views:  155   Comments: 3
PC 1905
Title:  PC 1905
Description:  (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  3/23/1968  Upload Date: 10/18/2016 5:47:01 AM
Location:  Unknown, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PC 1905(F7A)
Views:  312   Comments: 2
EL 6361
Title:  EL 6361
Description:  Eastbound in the fog where Wilbeth Road used to cross the tracks (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  5/25/1968  Upload Date: 5/10/2016 6:46:22 PM
Location:  Massillon, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 6361(F7A)
Views:  285   Comments: 1
NYC 7323
Title:  NYC 7323
Description:  Very early PC train (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/6/1968  Upload Date: 6/3/2015 3:49:19 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  NYC 7323(GP9)
Views:  713   Comments: 2
PRR 2441
Title:  PRR 2441
Description:  Very early Penn Central (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/8/1968  Upload Date: 1/29/2014 11:33:03 AM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  PC 2441(C425)
Views:  577   Comments: 6
EL 822
Title:  EL 822
Description:  Westbound EL 822 with the "Lake Cities" approaches the EL Akron Passenger Station while B&O 1442 with the "Diplomat" sits at the B&O Akron Union station. In the far right is a B&O diesel switcher. (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  6/8/1968  Upload Date: 2/11/2015 8:54:45 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  EL 822(E8A) BO 1442(E8A)
Views:  552   Comments: 3
B&O 6656
Title:  B&O 6656
Description:  Today there is only one track and this is a flat, grassy park.(Date uncertain)
Photo Date:  7/6/1968  Upload Date: 9/4/2012 11:31:44 AM
Location:  Massillon, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  BO 6656(GP9)
Views:  792   Comments: 7
B&O Westbound Freight
Title:  B&O Westbound Freight
Description:  EL on the upper level with the B&O below (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  7/20/1968  Upload Date: 8/28/2015 11:08:49 PM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Station
Locomotives: 
Views:  402   Comments: 0
RDG 2102
Title:  RDG 2102
Description:  Running up to Hudson to be wyed - first trip after being restored (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  8/3/1968  Upload Date: 10/26/2013 12:11:51 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  RDG 2102(4-8-4)
Views:  737   Comments: 5
PRR 8001
Title:  PRR 8001
Description:  (Date uncertain)
Photo Date:  8/10/1968  Upload Date: 9/20/2012 5:51:14 PM
Location:  Massillon, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  PRR 8001(DS44-1000) PC 8001(DS44-1000)
Views:  778   Comments: 8
EL 2454
Title:  EL 2454
Description:  EL 2454, 7393, 6322, 862, 809, 811, and an unknown E-8A (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  9/5/1968  Upload Date: 11/28/2013 5:07:51 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 2454(C425)
Views:  544   Comments: 7
ERIE 532
Title:  ERIE 532
Description:  Slightly cropped 120 Ektachrome ASA 400 image - Taken from the South Main Street bridge over the EL (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  9/7/1968  Upload Date: 4/5/2012 6:32:03 PM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  EL 532(S2)
Views:  871   Comments: 7
NKP 759
Title:  NKP 759
Description:  Waiting to couple on to its excursion train for its 1st fantrip since restoration
Photo Date:  9/8/1968  Upload Date: 12/29/2012 8:45:18 PM
Location:  Conneaut, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 759(2-8-4)
Views:  1037   Comments: 3
NKP 759
Title:  NKP 759
Description:  Eastbound on her first excursion after rebuilding
Photo Date:  9/8/1968  Upload Date: 5/24/2015 4:38:10 PM
Location:  Conneaut, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Bridge,Steam
Locomotives:  NKP 759(2-8-4)
Views:  594   Comments: 0
NKP 759
Title:  NKP 759
Description:  Crossing the N&W (ex-NKP) trestle eastbound on its first excursion after being rebuilt
Photo Date:  9/8/1968  Upload Date: 4/9/2012 8:45:19 PM
Location:  Conneaut, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Steam,Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  NKP 759(2-8-4)
Views:  1087   Comments: 6
B&O 1455
Title:  B&O 1455
Description:  The station on the left is the EL station while the B&O station is out of sight on the right. (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  10/12/1968  Upload Date: 12/26/2017 10:57:29 AM
Location:  Akron, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Station
Locomotives:  BO 1455(E9A)
Views:  213   Comments: 1
EL 822
Title:  EL 822
Description:  EL 822 with the "Lake Cities" sits at the Kent passenger station (Tightly cropped) (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/21/1968  Upload Date: 3/4/2017 10:11:48 AM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Action
Locomotives:  EL 822(E8A)
Views:  152   Comments: 3
EL 822
Title:  EL 822
Description:  EL 822 with the "Lake Cities" (Less-cropped version) (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/21/1968  Upload Date: 3/4/2017 10:28:18 AM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 822(E8A)
Views:  150   Comments: 4
EL 829
Title:  EL 829
Description:  Westbound "Lake Cities" (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  12/23/1968  Upload Date: 9/27/2016 4:27:42 PM
Location:  Marion, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 829(E8A)
Views:  254   Comments: 1
C&O 4017
Title:  C&O 4017
Description:  Westbound on B&O (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  1/2/1969  Upload Date: 4/18/2012 5:40:26 PM
Location:  Warwick, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger,Action
Locomotives:  CO 4017(E8A)
Views:  644   Comments: 2
EL 830
Title:  EL 830
Description:  Getting fueled west of the passenger station - railfan Mike Ondecker is the man on the far left (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  1/4/1969  Upload Date: 10/20/2011 6:52:42 PM
Location:  Kent, OH
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  EL 830(E8A)
Views:  563   Comments: 2
NYC 8320
Title:  NYC 8320
Description:  NYC 8320, 9330 on the PC East Altoona Scrapline (Date approximate)
Photo Date:  1/25/1969  Upload Date: 8/20/2012 8:07:54 PM
Location:  East Altoona, PA
Author:  Robert Farkas
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  PC 8320(H-12-44) PC 9330(S1)
Views:  857   Comments: 4


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