Charleroi Interurban Historical Photos
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Photo Edward S. Miller in Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum

Northbound car on McKean Avenue between 5th and 6th Streets.


April 2008


Photo Tom Castrodale Collection in Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum
  1. PRCo Car House
  2. Westside Car House
  3. McKean Avenue
  4. Lincoln Avenue (street cars bore left onto Fallowfield Avenue past 11th Street)


Photo Collection of Richard Rockwell

Same location a few years later. Postcard postmarked 1924.

December 2007
Westside Car House still in use as a transit facility, the Mid-Mon Valley Transit Authority.

December 2007
View of former Westside car house from McKean Ave facing North.


Photo Edward S. Miller in Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum

Southbound car on McKean Avenue approaching 12th Street heading into Charleroi. Gene & Boots "Drive In" on the right. Charleroi car house is to the right off of photo.


Photo George Isaacs in Library, PA Trolley Museum

Northbound car on McKean Avenue approaching south entrance of car house.


Photo from Pittsburgh Railways Listserv at Dementia.org

Northbound car entering Charleroi Car Barn. Church steeple in background is the former Catholic Church at 10th Street and Fallowfield Avenues.


December 2007


Photo W. J. B. Gwinn in Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum. July 27, 1952.

PRCo 1722 southbound heading towards Roscoe past Charleroi Car House.


Close-up of destination sign.

December 2007


Photo Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum

PRCo Charleroi Car Barn

Northbound cars passed through the car house with passengers onboard. Cars passed over an inspection pit in the car house.

Car house was converted into a Thorofare Supermarket in the 1950's. Building is currently Charleroi Medical Center.


December 2007


Photo George Isaacs in Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum

Rear of Charleroi Car House.


Photo Robert H. Brown in Miller Library, PA Trolley Museum

PCC 1723 leaving Charleroi Car House heading north towards Pittsburgh.


Photo from Pittsburgh Railways Listserv at Dementia.org

Car 4369 north side of Charleroi Car House in 1941.


Photo collection of Richard Rockwell

Car 3754 in front of Charleroi Car House.


Photo Charleroi Area Historical Society

Charleroi Car House

Man in white shirt on top of car is Harry Muckle Jr. Photo was given to Charleroi Area Historical Society by his descendant, Margaret "Peggy" Pernelli.


Photo Charleroi Area Historical Society

Line Car at Charleroi Car House.

Man on far right is Harry "Pop" Muckle. Photo was given to the Charleroi Area Historical Society by his descendant, Margaret "Peggy" Pernelli.

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