Southern District

1044 at Los Cerritos

Posted on: November 3, 2013 by Pacific Electric 4 Comments

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Pacific Electric interurban no. 1044 is photographed at Los Cerritos on October 30, 1949.

Robert T. McVay Photo

4 Responses

  1. George J. Gliaudys, Jr.

    November 3, 2013

    There are still tracks remaining in the City of Cerritos of this by-gone route. A good view of the remaining route is on the edge of the Cerritos Regional Park near Del Amo Blvd and Bloomfield Avenue in Cerritos.

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  2. George Todd

    November 3, 2013

    Cerritos, and Los Cerritos are two different places on different former lines. Los Cerritos is on the Long Beach line between Dominguez Jct. and Bixby Heights.

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  3. Duncan Still

    November 4, 2013

    The tracks near Cerritos Regional Park are remains from the PE Santa Ana line. No longer is the Santa Ana Line trackage continuous since many rails have been removed and crossings paved over. The 1044 fan trip pictured was run on the Newport Beach Line.

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  4. Everett Neal

    December 27, 2015

    Wow! Another great photo of a PE 1000-series car! I love the photo.

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