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Willimantic to Coventry Trolley


1909 - in South Coventry

1909 - Setting poles with derrick



South Coventry

First Day of Trolley - Ceremony in CoventryThis photo was taken at the dedication of the Coventry to Willimantic Trolley Line. The portly gentleman in the front ,holding a cigar is Dr. William Higgins, a Coventry doctor and legislator. Route 31 in Coventry is named after him.
 Opening Day - Coventry-Willimantic TrolleyOpening day celebration of the Willimantic -South Coventry trolley. It was held at Coventry Lake.
 Opening Day - August 19, 1909








John J. Young 


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Miscellaneous added photos - some may be duplicates of photos above    (as of 3-18-2023)
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