Convertible streetcars (and semi-convertibles?)

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Posted by daveklepper on Monday, October 26, 2020 1:07 PM

 

Typical Mount Vernon scene.  The “B” ran between 229th and Whito Plains Av. in The Bronx to the New Haven RR Sta. in Mt. Vernon.  The “7” from Yonkers and the “A” to  New Rochelle also ran here, but with home-made lightweights.

 

The 4-track main is the New Haven from Woodlawn and GCT

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Posted by daveklepper on Sunday, November 1, 2020 12:03 PM

A favorite The Bronx photo, year 1947, Tremont Avenue at O'Brien Square, now O'Brien Oval:

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Posted by daveklepper on Wednesday, November 4, 2020 8:00 AM
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Posted by daveklepper on Sunday, November 8, 2020 12:11 PM

Back, lower level, of Kingsbridge Carbarn:

Upper level had wire and conduit, lower level only wire.

 

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