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US > Pacific NW Transit
Issaquah

issaquah04.jpg (369113 bytes)

Issaquah Trolley

This city operated a tourist trolley back in 2001 as a test. It operated from the downtown train station on about a 1/2 mile of track. Eventually this line may be 2 miles long. The trolley pictured below was on lease from the City of Yakima Washington and has since been returned of Yakima. The organization currently is working on restoring two trolleys to operation that they just acquired. Once is a similar car to the one shown below that was acquired from Aspen CO. The second is a Milan Interurban acquired from San Francisco.

Please enjoy!  

issaquah03.jpg (456940 bytes)The former Oporto Portugal car is at the main terminus of the line (8/18/01 dig.) issaquah02.jpg (358005 bytes)Passengers are boarding the car via a bridge gap. (8/18/01)
issaquah04.jpg (369113 bytes)This car is a Brill product and has held up well. (8/18/01) The car with its generator car is inside the car barn being built.(8/18/01)
Exterior of the car barn. (8/18/01) Milan car outside the carbarn (7/3/10)
Car barn with a Aspen Porto car inside (7/3/10) Milan car outside the carbarn (7/3/10)
Milan car outside the carbarn (7/3/10) Former Northern Pacific Railroad station (7/3/10)
 

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