Frank's Photography Site

Western NY State / Pennsylvania - 1978 + 1988

Rail bridge over the Genessee River at the south end of Letchworth State Park,
south of Rochester, NY. This park is known as the "Grand Canyon of the East" (summer, 1978).

Rail shot at the Kodak plant in Rochester, NY, summer, 1978.

Ex-Erie station at Salamanca, NY (summer, 1978).

Main St. underpass, Jamestown, NY, a few blocks east of the former Erie depot (summer,1978).

Ex-Erie station at Elmira, NY, summer, 1978.

Reading RDC car waiting for departure at Pottsville, PA, summer 1978.

More photos of the Salamanca area of western NY, taken on a trip 10 years later (Sept., 1988).

Views of the ex-Erie mainline near Salamanca, NY (Sept. 1988).

Tank car train crossing the overpass adjacent to the Salamanca station (September, 1988).

Full view of the Salamanca ex-Erie station (9/88).

Freight rounding a curve, and looking across the tracks (9/88).

Another eastbound freight led by Conrail #1938, passes the station grounds (9/88).

View of the old concrete coaling towers, relics from the steam days, still out back
on the ex-Erie property & yards at Salamanca, NY (9/88).

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