CTRC - The California Trolley and Railroad Corporation.
Preserving the historical heritage of railroading and trolleys in the Santa Clara Valley of California.

1934 Portuguese Trolley Car (#168)

ImageCar 168 was built in Portugal in 1934 to a turn of the century design by the Brill Company in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  It operated in Porto, Portugal until it came to San Jose in the early 1980's.  Significant refurbishment has been done in San Jose including installation of a new ceiling and reupholster of the seats.

This car can be seen at the Trolley Barn on the grounds of the History Museums of San Jose, 1600 Senter Road, San Jose, California.

 

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