|THE P.C.C. ERA IN DETROIT – Part 2
(The PCC Arrives in Detroit as Politics Modernizes Detroit's Rail Fleet)
|In 1947, a fleet of 78 PCC cars arrived in Detroit. Although an additional fleet of cars
would arrive two years later, the PCC would experience a rather short service life in
Detroit. In the above photo, series car #102 is looping along the Detroit River.
(Photo source: Dave's Electric Railroads — Bill Volkmer collection)