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Blimps from the Bay

Posted on: March 12, 2010 by PERyHS No Comments
Donald Duke Collection

Donald Duke Collection

The first "blimps from the Bay" began to appear on the Pacific Electric to meet World War II traffic. Here several blimps are undergoing upgrades at the Torrance Shops to meet PE standards, including a shift from pantographs to poles and extended Westinghouse train couplers to accommodate sharp curves.

Donald Duke Collection

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