F-market line historical tram car 1010 - san francisco

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F-market line historical tram car 1010 - san francisco

A historical F-Market line streetcar is used as a test train on the newly installed diamond crossing track section.­

This car is painted in tribute to the 'Magic Carpets', as San Francisco's first five modern-design streetcars, introduced in the 1940s, were known.­

The 1010 was built in 1948 and fully restored for the opening of the F-line in 1995.­ For more info about this streetcar, go to www.­streetcar.­org/­streetcars/­1010/­.

View more photos of railroad workers replacing a Muni lightrail track section on Church street in San Francisco.

1010
1948
f-line
f-market
light rail
magic carpets
man
muni
NTK
railroad construction
railroad tracks
rails
railway tracks
san francisco municipal railway
streetcar
test train
track maintenance
track work
tram
tramway
January 30, 2012
178 Church St, San Francisco, CA 94114, USA

Photos of railroad workers replacing a Muni light rail track section on Duboce street, Church street and Market street (San Francisco).­

Each section of track work, such as replacement of the double diamond crossing structure at Church st and Market st, takes 2 or 3 days with crews working 24h during week-ends.­

The work was realized by local contractor NTK Construction.

I must thank NTK management and crew for letting me shoot those amazing photos on their construction site.­