2021 Meetings

Peter Ehrlich

May 21, 2021

Tram 736 (“The Frigate”) is in the loop as 733/734 (“The Train Tram”) departs Pleasure Beach in Blackpool for the Illuminations and Little Bispham. Photo: Peter Ehrlich (October 13, 2015)

Noted traction author and retired San Francisco Municipal Railway streetcar motorman Peter Ehrlich is our speaker for this month’s program. His presentation will focus on:

Peter worked at the San Francisco Municipal Railway from 1979 to 2005, the last 10 years being assigned to PCCs, Milan trams and vintage cars running on the F-Market & Wharves line. He continues to document traction across North America and Europe. His book, “San Francisco’s F-Line,” is available from the ERA HERE. Follow the directions to get the ERA’s $20 discount.


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