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 Posted: Sun Oct 20th, 2019 10:51 am
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corv8

 

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Kitbash0n30 wrote:
That Pacific Electric thing from Mount Lowe is interesting.
 
Either of y'all know what it used for current collection?

And after asking here,
off to play in Google for a couple minutes,
to see if I can find out on my own.

Have a book here about some of the PE,
but it I do not recall it mentioning the narrow gauge operation.


She got juice from a plain trolley pole...  

Found a picture in the depths of my hard drive.





Entered "Mount Lowe Pacific Electric" as keywords :

https://waterandpower.org/museum/Mt_Lowe_Railway.html

http://www.erha.org/penml.htm



You may also browse this site :

https://www.pacificelectric.org/ 

there is a search option.




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