Vintage electric streetcars are located adjacent to a former coal mine in rural Pennsylvania.
Founded in 1986, the Vintage Electric Streetcar Company began salvaging old trolleys with the eventual goal of restoration and reuse as tourist attractions and public transportation. 2 Others are parted out for resale.
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- Valbrun, Marjorie. “When Septa Auctioned Off A Piece Of Its History, It Was . . . A Weekend For Folks Attracted To Trolleys.” Inquirer [Philadelphia] 4 Oct. 1993: n. pag. philly.com. Web. 11 Sept. 2014. Article.
- Shellenbarger, Pat. “Two old-time trolley cars from Michigan to be restored and preserved.” Argus-Press 28 June 1998, sec. C: 3. Print. Article.