5 Line

1427 at Eagle Rock Blvd. and Avenue 38

Posted on: September 25, 2010 by PERyHS 3 Comments
Alan Weeks Photo, Alan Weeks Collection

Alan Weeks Photo, Alan Weeks Collection

Los Angeles Transit Lines (ex-Los Angeles Railway) 5 Line car no. 1427 rolls down Eagle Rock Blvd. at Avenue 38 in this image dated June 28, 1951. Note the "Douglas Aviation Tested Gasoline" sign at the right.

Alan Weeks Photo, Alan Weeks Collection

3 Responses

  1. Al Donnelly

    January 15, 2017

    Can we confirm location…seems more like Verdugo Rd. crossing?

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  2. Victor Castellanos

    January 31, 2017

    Al I am sure it is the Verdugo crossing. I drive by there all the time. Also if you look closely you can make out the street sign, right next to the semaphore, it says “Verdugo”.

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  3. Al Donnelly

    February 6, 2017

    Thanks Victor, you’re dead right. Viewing through small screen and thought that’s what it read. Wanted confimation, got it. Lived near here and was pretty familiar looking.

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