Postcard: Philadelphia railcar 1776 at Drakes (1973)

Terminus: Drakes.
Date: December 1973.
City: Philadelphia (United States).

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Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA)

Philadelphia railcar 1776, manufacturer Pullman-Standard Car Manufacturing Company, type PCC, painted The Spirit of 1776.


This early version of the PCC Car, without standee windows at Drak's Loop in December 1973.
Nearly 500 of these cars were built in the 20 or os years starting in the early 1930.

Postcard: Philadelphia railcar 1776 at Drakes (1973)

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Last updated: January 15, 2023.