Frank's Photography Site
Snapshots of Philadelphia - April 15, 1974
Here are 12 photos, all taken on April 15, 1974,
showing various SEPTA vintage trolley / transit operations of the time.
These were individually scanned from color 620 negatives.
Thanks to Philly Traction group members for additional caption information.
Broad & Olney - Route 6 at Subway Terminal stop
Route 6 car turning onto Broad St. from Subway terminal stop
23 Germantown car heading north in lower-end area near downtown,
probably just south of Windrim Avenue
Route 36 streetcars at Island Road & Elmwood Avenue loop.
Trolleybus Route 75 at Wayne Junction area,
eastbound on Windrim Avenue at Germantown Avenue
Brill Bullet car at 69th St. terminal
Two views of the Liberty Liners (ex-CNS&M Electroliners) on the Norristown line
Vintage streetcars adjacent to the 69th St. terminal
Red Arrow cars on West Chester Pike in storage near 69th St. terminal
Red Arrow Sharon Hill car at 69th St. terminal
Red Arrow Media car 23, westbound at Beatty Rd. with the station sign
in the background, to be the end of double track for only a short time.
In the background can be seen track work to extend the double track
one more station to Bowling Green (Providence Rd.)
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