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A Field Guide to Trolley Cars

York Utilities Company car #88, Sanford, ca. 1930

York Utilities Company car #88, Sanford, ca. 1930

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Seashore Trolley Museum

Closed car

Closed cars had a roof, floor, end bulkheads, and sides with windows that could not be removed, although they could be opened.

Closed cars were generally in use during the cooler months of the year. Some closed cars had coal-burning water heaters that heated the cars.


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