Southern District

1031 to Los Angeles

Posted on: December 15, 2009 by PERyHS 3 Comments
Jack Finn Collection

Jack Finn Collection

Pacific Electric interurban no. 1031 heads back towards Los Angeles as a Limited.

Jack Finn Collection

3 Responses

  1. Alan Fishel

    June 7, 2010

    1031 has just left the Newport Beach PE Station on its Limited run to Los Angeles.

  2. Everett Neal

    October 31, 2012

    1031 also left a hole in my heart (along with the other “Tens”) after the 1050’s, because they were all scrapped. And I never got to see these awesome PE cars in person, or ride in them.

    They’re gone forever.

  3. Terry Salmans

    April 22, 2015

    I beleave that this car has departed Balboa a few minutes earlier and is appoaching Newport Beach station. Car 1031 is in the median of Balboa Blvd. at 19th St. At that point the tracks and street curve and there was a Standard Oil facility and spur on the bay side of tracks. This portion of the Newport – Balboa line was abandoned June 19, 1940. During my highschool years I delivered telegrams for Western Union. This area was part of my route. At that time a short section of what had been the Standard Oil spur was still embeded in the Northbound lanes of Balboa Blvd.


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