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Philadelphia Trolleys (PA) (Images of Rail)

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Published by Arcadia Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic,
  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Public Transportation,
  • United States - State & Local - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7900488M
    ISBN 100738512265
    ISBN 109780738512266


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Local authors Allen Meyers and Joel Spivak worked with local trolley historians to gather a fascinating collection of photographs and memorabilia for Philadelphia Trolleys.

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Trolley Trail is a 5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

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Photographs of Media’s town fair feature vintage trolleys in the only suburban community in the United States with a trolley line ending in its main : Arcadia Publishing SC.Friends of Philadelphia Trolleys, Inc. Harry Donahue provided a picture of the decal on car # at Rockhill Trolley Museum, seen at the beginning of the article.

In addition, Harry took at picture (below left) of car # on Castro Street in San Francisco, before its being shipped to Brookville for refurbishment.

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