Boston Watertown Line Trolleys
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Here are shots of various locations on the Watertown line. While the line converted to bus in
1969, the physical line remained in service to access Watertown carhouse, where cars
were later maintained, stored and eventually scrapped.
A PCC train, led by car 3108, enters Watertown yard from Galen Street on
May 3, 1968. The yard and carhouse is actually in Newton at the Watertown line.
Ex-Dallas PCC 3327 enters Watertown yard from Galen Street on May 3, 1968.
PCCs 3327, 3142 and others at he rear of Watertown yard on September 3, 1967.
Side dump 3617 at Watertown yard on September 3, 1967.
Cars 3112 and 3131 pass at the entrance to Watertown yard on September 2, 1967.
A two-car train outbound at Newton Corner on May 3, 1968.
PCC 3104 at Park and Tremont streets in
Newton Corner in February 1967.
PCC 3112 and trailer at Park and Tremont
streets in Newton Corner in February 1967.
PCC 3131 leaving Watertown yard on September 2, 1967.
PCC 3132 and trailer inbound on
Tremont street, Brighton on May 3, 1968.
PCC 3135 outbound at Oak Square, Brighton on September 3, 1967.
PCC 3127 and trailer on Washington Street, Brighton on May 3, 1968.
PCC 3126 and trailer on Washington Street,
Brighton Center on May 3, 1968.
PCC 3119 on Brighton Avenue at
Harvard Street, September 3, 1967.
Derelict PCCs at Watertown yard in July 1974.
PCC 3036 as converted for pantograph testing
of the overhead wires
of receiving the
LRVs. Taken at Watertown yard in December 1977.
PCC 3334 being restored at Watertown in October, 1984.
PCC 3295 after restoration at Watertown in May, 1983.
Stored all-electic PCC 3213 at
Watertown yard in March, 1977.
Storage of various PCC types at
Watertown in March, 1977.
PCCs 3099 and 3069 at
Watertown in December, 1984.
Stored at Watertown in December 1984 are several red ex-Dallas PCCs.
They were used on the Mattapan-Ashmont high speed line, considered
part of the red line, hence the color scheme.
Scrapping PCCs at Watertown yard in July, 1974.
Snow plow 5164 at Watertown in October, 1984.
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