Trolley Treasures, Volume 1

by A.W. Mankoff & C.D. Wrege, PhD.

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COVER: Compromise roof car 2676, built in 1917 by Public Service at Plank Road (Newark Shops), outbound on 21 Orange line, 1945. In storage at Passaic Wharf following all-service vehicle substitutions for trolleys on most PSNJ lines, 2676 and more than 60 other cars were trucked fromm the wharf to Hudson and Essex car houses for restoration and return to service during World War II transport crisis.

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Article A: "Conquest of the Palisades"
Article B: "The Seventh Wonder of the Traction World"

 

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