CERA Bulletin 145 Words cannot adequately describe the incredible scope of operations of the Pittsburgh Railways Company. At its peak, Pittsburgh Railways operated 606 miles of trackage (1918) over 68 streetcar routes. Pittsburgh Railways was the first transit operator in North America to place a PCC car in revenue service in August 1936. Over a period of several years, Pittsburgh Railways acquired 666 PCC streetcars, giving it the third largest PCC car fleet in North America. Streetcars operated in both urban settings and on two interurban lines to Washington, PA and Charleroi, PA. Spanning 224 pages with more than 350 photos, many in full color, and featuring track maps and an extensive roster."
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Book Description Central Electric Railfans Association, Chicago, 2012. LG Hardcover, illus. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition; First Printing. Book and DJ New. NO notes. No markings of ANY kind. Unclipped, unpriced DJ; CERA Bulletins, #145; 4to; 226 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 60155
Book Description Central Electric Railfans Association, Chicago, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0915348454