WMATA BUILDS 98-MILE SUBWAY, 86 STATIONS, OPEN IN 1974

This article describes the Washington Metro new under construction, and expected to cost $3 billion. A referendum resulted in a large favorable vote for the system. The article discusses station design, advanced car design, and track designs contributing to quiet operation.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  USA  60603
  • Authors:
    • Myers, E T
  • Publication Date: 1973-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 105-108
  • Serial:
    • Modern Railroads
    • Volume: 28
    • Issue Number: 9
    • Publisher: K-III Press, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0736-2064

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00047963
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 4 1982 12:00AM