Southern District

5028 Jammed to the Gills

Posted on: August 24, 2010 by PERyHS 3 Comments
Alan Weeks Photo, Alan Weeks Collection

Alan Weeks Photo, Alan Weeks Collection

 
Pacific Electric PCC car no. 5028 is captured on a fan trip run in Huntington Park at the intersection of Randolph Street and Pacific Blvd.. Note how jam-packed the car is in this image dated February 22, 1953.
 
Alan Weeks Photo, Alan Weeks Collection

Modified based on comments

Here is a contemporary view of the location:


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3 Responses

  1. Tom

    February 19, 2012

    Could this parallel to Randolph St in the Maywood/Huntington Park area?

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  2. George Todd

    February 19, 2012

    From the LATL tracks in the street, its Randolph and Pacific.

    – thanks, George! Added a street view of the location now. – ed.

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  3. Al Donnelly

    December 6, 2017

    With lines out of LA running eastbound here, this car should soon be nearing Soto Street close to the 5600 block address of the Wallace China plant (1932-1964). Could their have been any freight services off this line to that plant?

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