Posts Tagged ‘PCC cars’

In the Loop

July 2, 2021

 Shaker Heights Rapid Transit PCC cars are inside the Van Aken loop in Shaker Heights in May 1973. Today most of these tracks are gone and Greater Cleveland RTA Blue Line cars do not turn around at the Van Aken station.

Photograph by Robert Farkas

Two for Tuesday: Just Before the Rush Hour

May 11, 2021

It’s early 1973 in Cleveland and Shaker Heights Rapid Transit PCC cars have been staged at the Van Aken Loop to await rush hour use. In the bottom photograph, SHRT No. 65 sits with other cars inside the Van Aken turn back loop in in the late 1960’s.

Photographs by Robert Farkas