Andy Goddard Collection

MTA 626 at 6th and Main

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-Pacific Electric) no. 626 (likely former PE no. 5123) bound for Watts waits for passengers to board at the 6th and Main Street Station in downtown Los Angeles as part of a March 1960 special charter.
 
Modified based on comment
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

MTA 3094 in March 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 no. 3094 idles at the loop at Chicago Avenue off the P Line in East Los Angeles in March 1963.
 
Modified based on comment
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

5116, 5123, 1627 and 1646 at the Watts Car House

Posted on: July 23, 2011 by PERyHS 1 Comment

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Metropolitan Coach Lines (ex-Pacific Electric) equipment rests at the bustling Watts Car House in this image dated May 14, 1956. In the image we see cars 5116 and 5123, as well as freight locomotive 1627 and yard diesel 1646.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

3063 at the Tenth Avenue Loop

Posted on: July 23, 2011 by PERyHS No Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Transit Lines PCC car no. 3063 rests at the Tenth Avenue Loop passenger shelter at the end of the J Line in this image dated March 10, 1956.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

3001 South of the Vernon Yards

Posted on: July 23, 2011 by PERyHS No Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority PCC car no. 3001 rolls as a fan trip Special south of the Vernon Yards in this image dated December 1962.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

1439 on Figueroa at 11th

Posted on: July 23, 2011 by PERyHS 1 Comment

 

L. Swanson Image, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Image, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Transit Lines (ex-Los Angeles Railway) car no. 1439 rolls on Figueroa at 11th Street in this image captured the last week of W Line service: November 11, 1956. Note the Felix Chevrolet auxiliary lot in the background.
 
L. Swanson Image, Andy Goddard Collection

LATL 1415 at 11th Street and Main

Posted on: June 19, 2011 by PERyHS 1 Comment

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Transit Lines (ex-Los Angeles Railway) car no. 1415 pauses on a tail track at the corner of 11th and Main Streets in Los Angeles in this ERA fan trip image dated August 18, 1956. Note the Beck's Tavern script sign and tag line "Better Burgers / Cocktails."
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection
 
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LATL 3165 in Huntington Park

Posted on: June 19, 2011 by PERyHS 3 Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Transit Lines J Line PCC car no. 3165 rolls through Huntington Park as part of the 20th Anniversary PCC event on March 18, 1957.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

MTA 1805 on the Viaduct

Posted on: June 19, 2011 by PERyHS No Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority (ex-Pacific Electric) Hollywood car no. 1805 rolls across a viaduct adjacent to a Flying A gas station in this image dated September 26, 1958.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

LATL 1415 on 9 Line Private Right of Way

Posted on: June 19, 2011 by PERyHS No Comments

 

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection

 
Los Angeles Transit Lines (ex-Los Angeles Railway) car no. 1415 hosts an ERA fan trip on August 18, 1956. This image was captured on private right-of-way on the 9 Line.
 
L. Swanson Photo, Andy Goddard Collection