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Operator Island Transit
System Type Heritage Trolley
Year Opened 1988
# of Lines 1
# of Cars 4
Mileage 5.2 miles
Gauge Std
Stations 24
Power onboard generator
Fare Media Cash
Website Galveston
Data Date 2004
1st Visit
Last Visit
% Rode 0%

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Galveston Transit

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This is a unique vintage system. The line utilizes replica streetcars with on-board diesel engine/generators to supply power to the electric motors. However, after Katrina the line was damaged and it is unknown if this line will reopen.

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