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Title:

Suffolk Traction Company Lays Track in Patchogue

Creator:

William J. Rugen

Date:

November 9, 1907

Description:

A crowd of workers and onlookers are seen gathered near the intersection of Main Street and Ocean Avenue in Patchogue, to view the construction of tracks for the Suffolk County Traction Company. A former streetcar system in Suffolk County, it operated primarily between Patchogue and Holtsville, but also included a route that served Blue Point, Bayport, and Sayville. It was opened in 1909 and ceased operations in 1919.

Location:

Main Street at Ocean Avenue, Patchogue, NY

Type:

black and white print; digital image Open in Browser 5 KB