Car barn at 14 Valley Street, Wakefield, Mass.

Title:
  • Car barn at 14 Valley Street, Wakefield, Mass.
Creator:
  • Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-
Description:
  • Photo shows the former trolley car barns located at 14 Valley Street on the east side of the street near the intersection with Water Street. The brick structure was built around 1890 to serve the Water Street line of the Wakefield and Stoneham Street Railway Company. The large opening at the northwest end allowed trolley cars to enter the building for maintenance and repair. The building was used for many years as a garage for motor vehicle repair. It was demolished on July 23, 2018.
  • Detailed entry in building survey, "The cultural resources of Wakefield", pB5
  • Photos taken at 12:45 p.m. on Sunday, August 10, 2008
Date:
  • 08-10-2008
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Publisher:
  • [Wakefield, Mass. : The author]

Citation

Klapes, Jeffrey M., 1964-, “Car barn at 14 Valley Street, Wakefield, Mass.,” Lucius Beebe Memorial Library, Wakefield, Mass., accessed October 24, 2020, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/wakefield/items/show/1586.

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