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Trolleys of Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake

Helen G. Ebersole

Trolleys of Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake

A new look

by Helen G. Ebersole

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Chautauqua Region Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chautauqua County,
  • History,
  • Jamestown,
  • Street-railroads,
  • Trolley cars

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11737933M
    ISBN 100965895521
    ISBN 109780965895521
    OCLC/WorldCa41235653

    In , Broadhead, who owned/operated the Chautauqua Traction Company (CT) – an electrified trolley line that ran along the west side of Chautauqua Lake from Jamestown, to Mayville, to Westfield (), and to Barcelona () – purchased the JC & LE, and proceeded to electrify that railroad.   Chautauqua is a beautiful lake in southwestern New York state, east of Erie, PA and south of Lake Erie. Named by the Seneca tribe as "a bag tied in the middle," the upper half is anchored by Mayville and the lower half by Jamestown with a bridge for Interstate 86 dissecting the lake near the middle (note the continuation of the Bemus-Stow ferry even though replaced by this bridge) Boat tours 4/5(27).

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Trolleys of Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake by Helen G. Ebersole Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fascinating history of the trolleys in the Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake area of New York. The book concentrates on the Broadhead lines of the Jamestown Street Railway Co., the Chautauqua Traction Co., and the Jamestown Westfield and Northwestern Railroad Co.

with brief coverage of the Warren & Jamestown Street Railway.5/5(1). Get this from a library. Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake trolleys. [Harold J Ahlstrom; Fenton Historical Society (Jamestown, N.Y.)].

Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake Trolleys. [Ahlstrom, Harold, editor.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake Trolleys.5/5(1). The book concentrates on the Broadhead lines of the Jamestown Street Railway Co., the Chautauqua Traction Co., and the Jamestown Westfield and Northwestern Railroad Co.

with brief coverage of the Warren & Jamestown Street Railway. Also covers Celeron Park and the other parks that the trolleys served. With rosters and Rating: % positive. The Jamestown Motorbus Company was a subsidiary of the Jamestown Street Railway, and was running more buses than there were trolleys on Jamestown streets.

In the Buffalo Transit Company bought the Jamestown Street Railway for its bus lines and immediately applied to the pubic service authority to abandon all the rail services. BeeLines - September 8, By Marybelle Beigh, Westfield Historian Trolleys, Trains, Railways, Street Cars, Cable Cars, Traction Cars “But the JW & NW Trolley started way back in ’s!” exclaimed the Westfield Historian during a spirited discussion with another presenter at the recent Second Chautauqua History Fair of August 13th and 14th, Chautauqua Lake is located entirely within Chautauqua County, New York, United lake is approximately 17 miles (27 km) long and two miles ( km) wide at its greatest width.

The surface area is approximat acres (53 km 2).The maximum depth is about 78 feet (24 m). The shoreline is about miles (66 km) of which all but mi (4 km) are privately on: Chautauqua County, New York. Chautauqua, historical and descriptive: a guide to the principal points of interest on Lake Chautauqua, Point Chautauqua, Mayville, Point Whiteside, Bemus Point, Lakewood, Griffith Point and Jamestown, also a complete history of the Chautauqua Association, and its various schools of science and literature Family History Library.

Jamestown NY Chautauqua Lake Region historical images on postcards and photographs. Jamestown Street Railway Trolley Car #93 Restoration Project & other topics of local historcal interest.

Also some early traffic control device postcards. Illustrated History of Jamestown, Chautauqua County, N.Y.: Containing Sketches and Illustrations of the Village in the Early Days of Its Existence, Together with Photographs and Biographies of the Present Time: Author: Vernelle A.

Hatch: Publisher: C.E. Burk, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Feb 8, Length: Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake trolleys Family History Library Pen and picture: Chautauqua sketch-book Ancestry.

Pen and picture: Chautauqua sketch-book Family History Library Proceedings of the Chautauqua Society of History and Natural Science: from J to Jwith constitution Ancestry. The Chautauqua movement Ancestry. Chautauqua Lake ranks among the top ten real estate markets in New York state. Normally there are about 70 lake homes for sale at Chautauqua Lake, and 10 listings for lots and land.

The average listing price for homes is $, Chautauqua Lake is one of Location: Chautauqua Lake, NY. ( mi) Chautauqua Harbor Hotel-Jamestown ( mi) The Oaks Bed and Breakfast Hotel ( mi) Fairmount Motel ( mi) Chautauqua Hillcrest Inn ( mi) Hampton Inn & Suites Jamestown; View all hotels near Celoron Lighthouse on Tripadvisor/5(34).

The Chautauqua Area Rural Transit System (CARTS) operates from two terminals in Dunkirk and Jamestown serving almost every city, town, village and hamlet of Chautauqua County, New York with a weekday scheduled public transit service.

In addition to the loop runs that are offered throughout the county, the CARTS system operates the urban bus services in Dunkirk and Fredonia, as well as Service area: Chautauqua County, New York.

The grades along Chautauqua lake are generally light, but from Mayville to Westfield they are long and steep with a maximum of feet per mile.{Editor note: this equates to a 2% grade} The cuts and embankments on the older portion of the road, from Jamestown to Mayville, are of fair width and the roadway is generally well drained, but on the.

Set amidst verdant forests and scenic Lake Chautauqua, the Western New York towns of Chautauqua and Jamestown offer enjoyable outdoor recreation, abundant cultural activities and a culinary scene inspired by fresh ingredients sourced from numerous regional farms.

Visit in the spring and summer for fabulous weather and fun on Lakes Chautauqua. Book Stores in Chautauqua on See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for the best Book Stores in Chautauqua, NY.

Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake trolleys; Jamestown, New York; The journal of Mary Peacock; The Making of a telephone company; Mina-Findley Lake sesquicentennial, ; Morally we roll along; The natural history of Chautauqua; Nineteenth anniversary of.

Helen has published several newspaper and magazine articles, as well as books, highlighting local topics. Book titles include: Trolleys of Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake, Electricity and Politics in JamestownChautauqua Lake Hotels and the very recently published An ImPRESSive Record: Jamestown Journal to Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake trolleys [database on-line].

Provo, UT: Operations Inc, Original data: Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake. An excellent resource for the history of Chautauqua County. User Review - Flag as inappropriate This book provides names, dates and places of early settlers into the area, with significant details in understanding the development of Chautauqua County, New York.5/5(2).The others are: Off the Pedestal: Jackson in JamestownOne Hundred Years in Lakewood New York, Trolleys of Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake, Chautauqua Lake Hotels, and An ImPRESSive Record: Jamestown Journal These books help the reader to understand historical segments of time in our communities.SPECIAL THANKS TO: Victor Norton Jr.

of West Ellicott NY for providing many of the images used for this page. Also special thanks to his father, the late Victor Norton Sr. who spent countless hours transcribing information from early local newspaper articles to a typed page.