The South Shore line car trails a maintenance train heading west down 11th Street in Michigan City, Ind.
A Beautiful Line Car CSS&SB Line Car 1100 was rebuilt in 1947 from Indiana Railroad #376. It now resides at the Illinois Railway Museum.
Electrical Line Dept.
The NS&T was the last survivor of Canada's true Interurban systems, and lasted until 1959 operating on the Niagara peninsula. This MOW car is a forerunner to today's snorkel apparatus used in ove... (more)
It had an insulated, probably raisable, platform to stand on to repair the overhead wire. It was both highway and rail capable. It looked pretty dead at the end of 1963. T. A. Coons wrote me: Tha... (more)
With the tourist season over for the Shore Line Trolley Museum, this line car is tightening the wires above the track. Originally from Ottawa, Canada, it has an insulated platform, allowing work o... (more)