BOSTON

MASSACHUSETTS, UNITED STATES

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1 June 1956


Boston streetcar Boston underground tunnel

Boston tram map - 1956

ABBREVIATIONS ON THE MAP

Bw Bowdoin TSS Tremont Street subway

DISCONTINUATION DATES OF STREETCAR TRACKS BETWEEN 1 JUNE 1956 AND 1985 (affected route designations in parantheses)

  • 1956 June 14: Columbus Av. (between Egleston & Lenox St.) (43)
  • 1958 Sept. 4: All lines leaving Harvard Sq. (to North Cambridge, Waverley, Watertown Sq.) (71, 73, 82)
  • 1961 Nov. 17: Columbus Av. (between lenox St. & Subway) (43)
  • 1962 Apr. 5: Pleasant Street - Boylston (Shuttle)
  • 1969 June 20: Watertown - Subway (69)
  • 1985 Dec. 27: Arborway Stn. - Subway (39)

ROUTES


Operator: Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA)

STREETCAR ROUTES

28 Ashmont - Mattapan
39 Park St. Station - Tremont Street subway - Boylston St. subway - Huntington Av. - South St. - Arborway Station
43 North Station - Tremont Street subway - Columbus Av. – Egleston
57 North Station - Tremont Street subway - Boylston St. subway - Huntington Av. - Heath St. [On weekdays only]
61 Lechmere – North Station - Tremont Street subway - Boylston St. subway - Beacon St. - Cleveland Circle
62 Lechmere – North Station - Tremont Street subway - Boylston St. subway - Commonwealth Av. - Boston College
69 Park St. Station - Tremont Street subway - Boylston St. subway - Commonwealth Av. - Washington St. - Watertown Sq.
71 Harvard Stn. - Mt. Auburn St. - Watertown Sq.
73 Harvard Stn. - Mt. Auburn St. - Belmont St. - Waverley
82 Harvard Stn. - Massachusetts Av. - North Cambridge

SUBWAY ROUTES

  1 Harvard Station - Kendall - Park St. Station - South Stn. - Columbia - Ashmont
  2 Everett - Sullivan Sq. - North Station - Dover - Egleston - Forest Hills
  3 Bowdoin - Atlantic Av. - Airport Stn. (Logan Int. Airport) - Wonderland


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Streetcar lines: ? km.
  • Subway lines: ? km.