Re: Lake Shore Electric - Trolleyville
- I had a typo in the list of the cars stored in Dock 32. The
Cleveland Railway/Shaker cars are 1218 & 1225 (motor cars) and 2365
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "trolleybob"
> The collection is currently in 2 different locations. The
> Railway/Shaker 1200's & trailer (1218, 1225 & 2306), PCC cars (63,Freight
> 71, 76, 4602 & 3334), Cincinatti 2227, Pittsburgh 4145, Fox River
> Lightweights (303 & 304), Veracruz Mexico open cars (9 & 19),
> Blackpool England Boat Car 606, CTS/RTA Rapid Transit Airport-
> Windemere cars (113 & 172), Toledo private car, Iowa Southern
> Motors (100 & 101), Iowa Southern line car 1 and the 2 cabooses areMather
> stored on temporary "panel track" in Dock 32. There is no rail
> connection. This building is north of the Cleveland Browns stadium
> and the Great Lakes Science Center and next to the William G.
> Steamship Museum.visit
> The ex-Shaker/RTA freight motor OX and the CA&E heavyweight
> interubans 36, 303, 319, 409, 451, 453, 458 & 460 are stored on RTA
> property. They are on the former Shaker Rapid Transit tracks under
> the Terminal Tower. RTA does not permit people to walk up and
> them due to security and safety concerns. They are visible whenstored
> riding the RTA rapid transit inbound from any east side line.
> When 36 has its rebuilt motors reinstalled in its truck, it will be
> taken via rail to RTA's Central Rail Maintenance Facility to have
> them installed.
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> <roygbenedict@> wrote:
> > This isn't an operating museum at present. The equipment is
> indoors in Dock 32, which apparently is one of the huge buildings
> just west of the Browns stadium on the lakefront. As far as I could
> see (from the rapid transit) nothing is visible outdoors.