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Philadelphia photos. Red Arrow (Phil. Sub.), Phil. and Wes., PTC, SEPTA, Franklin Park, etc.

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Philadelphia photos. Red Arrow (Phil. Sub.), Phil. and Wes., PTC, SEPTA, Franklin Park, etc.
Posted by daveklepper on Monday, April 19, 2021 11:54 AM

Start with 2939 Brill Red Arrow 10 at 69th St. Loop:

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Posted by daveklepper on Monday, August 16, 2021 7:49 AM

Some views of 42 on a 1947 fan-trip before this group of Jewett cars was replaced by the 1948 St. Louis cars.  Lanarch Junction, a rarely-used short-turn siding on the Westchester line, and (I think) downtown Westchester with a 1939 Brill car.

 

 

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Posted by daveklepper on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 2:50 AM

And here is 42 in Sharon Hill:

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Posted by daveklepper on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 7:25 AM

And on a bridge on the line to Media and in Media, I believe:

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Posted by daveklepper on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 9:52 AM

From Richard Allman:   Smedley  Park trestle on the Media line, State Street in Media and Woodlawn Avenue on the Sharon Hill line

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Posted by daveklepper on Thursday, August 19, 2021 12:48 AM

Another at Smedley Park bridge:

The Cliff Creek bridge on the West Chester line, with a substation building:

A Philadelphia and Western Brill "Bullet" leaving 69th Street, with a Market-Frankfort yard movement below:

A P&W Strafford car:

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Posted by daveklepper on Friday, November 12, 2021 7:27 AM

Another picture on the Cliff Creek Bridge.  Might magke a good photo for a book cover.:

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Posted by daveklepper on Sunday, November 14, 2021 9:31 AM

1939 Brill 2 downtown Media:

2 and Center-Door 56 at the Junction of the Sharon Hill and Media lines:

CD 56 entering Ardmore Station:

 

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Posted by daveklepper on Sunday, November 14, 2021 1:54 PM

Some interesting views, David.
Few corrections.
42 approaching Ardmore is at end of double track on Sharon Hill line at North Street Aldan. There is view of Center Door car 56 same location
42 Llanerch is actually at Drexel Hill Jct. enering line to Sharon Hill. Looks like your fan trip had a lengthy layover at Drexel Hill to enable photography of regular cars.   (dlk- earlier poating)
Cars 42 and 2 are at the end of the line on State Street in Media. There is another view of car 2 westbound on State Street approaching end of line at Media-presumably your charter would follow the eastbound car to enable photo stops-a challenge since the base Sunday service I think was every 15 minutes.
RICH ALLMAN
 
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Posted by Overmod on Monday, November 15, 2021 5:26 PM

Can you characters please spell 'Llanerch' correctly, even if it looks wrong? WinkSmile

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Posted by daveklepper on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 11:04 AM

Will try to do better in the future.

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