What's the Future Ever Done for Me?

Dundas and Ritchie/Then and Now

The S/W corner circa 1939. Old TTC streetcars waiting to be scrapped. The Feather Factory Lofts are seen in the B/G.

pictures-r-1264 Screen shot 2014-11-28 at 8.46.52 AMThe map below shows the TTC yard in yellow.

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The old Peter Witt Streetcars were at this point being retired and replaced by the new PCC cars.

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2 responses

  1. Joseph

    I can remember riding on some of those old rambling streetcars during the 1950’s. I especially recall the noise they made! 🙂 The shaking…the old wooden seats…

    November 28, 2014 at 9:10 am

    • michael lalonde

      hi joesph

      What stands out the most to me was the musty smell in winter and walking through the slush to get on.:)


      June 4, 2015 at 12:05 am

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