Historical Images

Here are some images of our cars throughout history. Click on any image for a larger version. Choose different cars from the drop-down list to see a particular car's historical photos.




This is the only portion of the Broad Street line that is above ground.

Photo date unknown. Correction requested.



A strange sight in Orbisonia while car 1009 is ready to make the turn at the traffic light onto Meadow St. and complete the trip. to the museum. Photo Date: July 8, 1986.



Photo date: March 27, 1988.



Large differences in construction are obvious in cars such as subway car 1009, built in 1936 and city car 163 built in 1924.



On February 24, 2000, we see NJT #6 near the end of its revenue service life in Newark. Note the pantograph, affixed to pull power from the overhead catenary, installed in anticipation of the new LRV's to begin service on August 27, 2001. You can see the trolley pole resting in its hook at the rear.

Text and Photo by Peter Farrell, (c) 2000, 2011



Photo by: Harry Donahue, July 3, 1985



Photo by: Harry Donahue, July 3, 1985



Photo by: Harry Donahue, July 3, 1985



Photo by: Harry Donahue, July 3, 1985

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