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Ghost Rails of the Belmont Streetcar Line

Matilda & Richmond, April, 2018… (photo: Dan Parr)

by Paula Bosse

I grew up on Ellsworth, between Greenville Avenue and Matilda — just south of Mockingbird, just north of the M Streets. 1,379 more words

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A Beautiful But Confused Trolley Ride

The Trolley, directed by Stephen Low, Canada, 2017.

World Premiere at HotDocs, Cinesphere (Ontario Place), Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 3:00 pm. Free tickets available at the HotDocs Box Office while they last. 1,182 more words


Wedding of the Decade at Ashland

YOU ARE HERE -> April 19, 1892

Henry Clay’s great-granddaughter, Nannette McDowell, was married at Ashland, her home, in one of the most celebrated weddings of 1890s Kentucky.  518 more words


Milwaukee’s new streetcars won’t have the same magic!

Exactly sixty years ago this past March, I boarded the ancient No. 10 (Wells Street) streetcar for one of the final runs of a streetcar on Milwaukee streets. 857 more words

Brookville Delivers Streetcar to Milwaukee

Brookville Equipment Corporation of Brookville, Pennsylvania, has delivered the first of five Liberty LRVs for Milwaukee’s The Hop Streetcar.

It arrived in Milwaukee on March 26 after completing a journey by highway from the company’s factory in western Pennsylvania. 58 more words

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