Stretching The Trolley Wire Live

Contributed by Presque Isle Historical Society

Stretching The Trolley Wire Live

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Description

A good illustration of locally made equipment. Safety was obviously not a factor in the design. The overhead cable being installed is the power source for the electric trolley. According to the caption on the picture, the cable is "Alive" with "1200 volts DC."

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About This Item

  • Title: Stretching The Trolley Wire Live
  • Creation Date: 1910
  • Subject Date: 1910
  • Town: Presque Isle
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 19.06 cm x 24.22 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Presque Isle Historical Society
PO Box 285, Presque Isle, ME 04769
(207) 762-1151
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