Posts Tagged ‘ABB caboose’

With a Little Help From a Leaser

November 13, 2020

A leased Morrison Knudsen GP7 pulls a train on the Akron & Barberton Belt in Barberton on Aug. 11, 1981. No. 4302 was built for the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie. Not the A&BB caboose in the consist.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

Remember Akron Barberton Belt’s New Look?

January 9, 2015

ABB82101barberton101982Back in the early 1980s the Akron Barberton Belt was starting to paint equipment in a new look, supposedly inspired by the MK scheme. On Oct. 19, 1982, its one and only caboose showed off the new image at Barberton.

Photograph by Roger Durfee