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Last day of street railway operation, 1923

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Last day of street railway operation, 1923

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This car out of North Berwick is headed for Dover, New Hampshire, on the last day of operation of the Portsmouth, Dover & York Street Railway on March 17, 1923.

Employees struggled to keep the road open throughout a difficult winter only to have the whole system close down in March.

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  • Title: Last day of street railway operation, 1923
  • Creator: Furbish, Phillip G.
  • Creation Date: 1923-03-17
  • Subject Date: 1923-03-17
  • Town: Berwick
  • County: York
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 865
  • Collection: Berwick, Eliot & York Steet Railway
  • Object Type: Image

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