Northern District

1140 at the Wig-Wag

Posted on: December 14, 2009 by PERyHS 1 Comment
Jack Finn Collection

Jack Finn Collection

Pacific Electric interurban no. 1140 emerges from private right-of-way onto public streets on the way to Pasadena via Oak Knoll.

Jack Finn Collection

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  1. Bob Davis

    June 14, 2010

    For many years I wondered how Oak Knoll cars got from South Lake to Oak Knoll Ave. without going around the sharp curves. I finally found this short bit of private right of way in the 1970’s. Back in 1978, an old house was moved onto the other end of the right of way; it’s now been there so long that it looks like it was built there.

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