Andy Goddard Collection

3049 at Ground Level

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L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Los Angeles Transit Lines) PCC no. 3049 is captured at ground level in this dramatic shot dated April 1962.

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

498 Fan Trip

Posted on: November 7, 2011 by PERyHS 3 Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

Metropolitan Coach Lines (ex-Pacific Electric) no. 498 rolls probably on the West Basin route to San Pedro on the Southern Division in this undated photo.

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L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

1807 Fan Trip

Posted on: November 7, 2011 by PERyHS 2 Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Pacific Electric) car no. 1807 rolls down the Southern District's Long Beach Line in Compton on a fan trip in November 1959.

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L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

3101 Fan Trip

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L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Los Angeles Transit Lines) PCC no. 3101 pauses while on a V Line fan trip in February of 1963.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

3094 and 3148 at the Turnaround

Posted on: September 4, 2011 by PERyHS 1 Comment

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Los Angeles Transit Lines) PCCs nos. 3094 and 3148 pause at a turnaround probably as part of a fan trip as abandonment approached. The image is dated March 1963. Note the differences between the two PCC units, quite visible in this side-by-side image.
 
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3094 and 3148 in March of 1963

Posted on: September 4, 2011 by PERyHS 1 Comment

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Los Angeles Transit Lines) PCC cars nos. 3094 and 3148 loop through an unidentified section of Los Angeles, possibly part of a fan trip as the last day of operations approached. The image is dated March 1963.
 
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3062 and Alfred E. Neumann

Posted on: September 4, 2011 by PERyHS 1 Comment

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Los Angeles Transit Lines) PCC no. 3062 rolls through downtown Los Angeles and past the Wellington Apartment Hotel in this image dated February 1963. This is possibly a fan trip. Note the Mad Magazine Alfred E. Neumann poster featuring the "What? Me Worry?" slogan plastered to the rear of 3062.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

MTA 1543 and 1515 on the Viaduct

Posted on: September 4, 2011 by PERyHS 2 Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Pacific Electric) blimps nos. 1543 and 1515 meet on the viaduct at the 6th and Main Street Station in downtown Los Angeles in this image dated October 1960.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

MCL 407 and 307 in San Pedro

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L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Metropolitan Coach Lines (ex-Pacific Electric) blimps nos. 407 and 307 are captured idling in San Pedro in this image dated June 3, 1956.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

3001 on the 20th Anniversary of PCCs

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L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Los Angeles Transit Lines) PCC no. 3001 is captured on the First Street Loop as part of the Electric Railway Association's 20th Anniversary of PCC cars trip, March 18, 1957.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection