Charleroi Interurban Historical Photos
Monessen Junction
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Photo C. B. Copeland Collection, Charleroi Area Historical Society

Monessen Junction in 1926


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Westside Car near Lock Four end of Charleroi-Monessen Bridge. Stairs provided pedestrian access. Structure on bridge is the toll booth. The large building in the background was part of a large government boat operation that brought my Great Grandfather to Lock Four.


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Memorial celebration ca 1923 at Honor Roll at Monessen Junction. PRCo tracks left, Monessen (Westside) tracks across bridge. Charleroi Monessen Bridge toll booth visible in background. The Westside shared the double track from the bridge to the Lincoln/McKean split with PRCo, then Westside went up Lincoln to Fallowfield and on up Fallowfield and out Maple Creek to its end.


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Southbound Car 1714 approaching the Lockview (4th Street), 1949. Fourth Street (Route 88) is on the left. Gaskill Funeral Home hanging on the hill.


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Northbound car 1713 just past Monessen Junction approaching Lockview (4th Street) stop, 1949. Kramer's Drug Store sign on left.

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