REBIRTH OF THE STREETCAR

Like the old streetcar, newly designed light rail vehicles are capable of moving large numbers of people efficiently. The reappearance of this old transit idea in a new form is due to a combined Government and industry program. Both entities see the streetcar as one answer to the urban-transportation dilemma in our cities, caused by too few transit riders.

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    Penton Publishing Company

    Penton Building, 1111 Chester Avenue
    Cleveland, OH  USA  44113
  • Authors:
    • Aronson, R B
  • Publication Date: 1974-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 20-22
  • Serial:
    • Machine Design
    • Volume: 46
    • Issue Number: 29
    • Publisher: Penton Media, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0024-9114

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00096554
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 24 1981 12:00AM