UA-8412995-1 The Southport Globe: Summer Trolley Car 1894

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Summer Trolley Car 1894

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Summer Trolley Car #61
Southport, Connecticut
Description: This picture is shown in Banks _This Is Fairfield_ (pictures ff page 208) with legend "Summer Trolley." The trolley car system came to Southport in 1894. This picture may have been taken in Southport at the trolley terminus, Pequot Ave and the foot of Rose Hill Rd. If it was, the house in the background left is believed the old Benjamin Sherwood house (built 1820's), rented by the Frank E Lane family.
Creator: V. Louise Higgins
Publisher: Pequot Library Association
Date: circa 1894
Format: Photograph

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