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A Field Guide to Trolley Cars

Construction car, Portland, ca. 1920

Construction car, Portland, ca. 1920

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Seashore Trolley Museum

Work car

A work car was a trolley assigned to maintenance and support of the track and overhead electric wires.

Work cars came in a variety of forms, some built specifically as work cars and others converted from retired passenger trolleys.


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