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Tuscarora Almanac for January 11

Posted by IRTRedbirdR33 on Fri Jan 11 09:49:58 2019

Tuscarora Almanac - January 11, 1955 - The Book of First Runs

Jamaica, New York
New York City Transit Authority
BMT Division

This is the first day of operation of the R-16’s in passenger service.
An eight car train running as a BMT #15 Jamaica Local left 168 Street-Jamaica Terminal in Queens at 10:00 AM and consisted of 6404,6407,6402,6400,6409,6403,6401,6408.

Source: ERA Headlights Magazine / February 1955

Tuscarora Almanac – January 11, 1958 – The Book of Last Runs

Patterson, New Jersey
New York, Susquehanna and Western Railroad

RDC (Rail Diesel Car) operation is discontinued. The four RDC-1’s; M-1 through M-4, were acquired by the Jersey Central and re-numbered in order to 558 through 561. RDC 559 along with sister 557 made the last passenger run on CNJ’s Newark Branch on April 29, 1967.

Tuscarora Almanac – January 11, 1986 – The Book of First and Last Runs

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority
City Transit Division

Rt. 6, the Ogontz Avenue trolley line is converted to bus service.

Source: “Philadelphia Trolleys in Color, Volume II, (Morning Sun Books /1998) by Mr. William D. Volkmer

Larry, RedbirdR33


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