Erie Lackawanna Railroad-Anatomy of The Friendly Service Route
Development of the Lackawanna Railroad
Erie Railroad Company and its development.
Decline and Fall of the ELRY
Why the Erie Lackawanna Failed
Links to My Other Sites
Phoebe Snow's Thru Trains
Old Reliable Fast Freight Service
The Niagara Frontier Operations
The Erie's Speedway
Bread Basket of the Erie
Route of The Erie Limited
The Road of Anthracite
EL Commuter Country
Friendly Service Route Overview

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Explanation of Navigation Bar; "The Erie's Speedway" refers to the Marion Division; Breadbasket of the Erie, refers to the Mahoning Division,Route of the Erie Limited, refers to the Susquehanna Division, Commuter Country refers to the New York Division, Road of Anthracite refers to the Scranton Divsion. Niagara Frontier Operations refers to the Buffalo Division, Old Reliable Fast Freight Service, refers to the railroad's freight operations.NOTE: This E-Book will also be offered in Hardcopy form,including all illustrative material used at a price under 20.00 per copy, which covers ink, paper,shipping, etc.

I am an avid railroad historian and enthusiast. I want to cover the beloved Erie Lackawanna Railroad in greater detail than I have on any of my other Tripod sites.

My Favorites

Favorite Band or Musician: Debby Boone,Glen Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington
Favorite TV show: The Law &Order series
Favorite movie: The Airport series
Favorite food: Chicken

My Hobbies

collecting railroad timetables and related items, photography, historical research. traveling when I can, reading.

Most Admired

Chuck Yeager, John Glenn, Jesus Christ and His Deciples, to whom this is dedicated.

Erie Lackawanna Railroad in Pictures;

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Photo Credits: Passenger train and number of other photos by Bob Pennisi, other photos by Jim Mancuso, Paul Duncan, and others as indicated.

The Erie Lackawanna Limited

The Lackawanna Express


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