TRANSIT SYSTEMS IN NEW HAMPSHIRE

SMALLER CITIES


Berlin

1902-1941 - Berlin Street Railway Co.
1938 - streetcars replaced with buses

Chester/Derry

1896-1928 - Chester & Derry Railroad
1910 - streetcars discontinued

HISTORIC INTERURBAN TROLLEY LINE
Chester-Derry (1896-1928)

Claremont

1903-1918 - Claremont Railway & Lighting Co.
1918 - streetcars discontinued

Private bus co. in 1952 - Claremont Municipal Bus Line

Keene

1900-1929 - Keene Electric Railway Co.
1926 - streetcars replaced with buses

After 1929 - Chester Transportation Co.
Private bus co. in 1952 - Cheshire Transportation Co.

Laconia

Horse Car
1882-1895 - Laconia & Lake Village Horse Railroad
1895-1896 - Laconia & Lakeport Street Railway
1896-1938 - Laconia Street Railway Co.
1898 - horse cars replaced with electric streetcars

1925 - buses introduced
1926 - streetcars discontinued

1938-1956 - Laconia Transit Co.
1956-1957 - Laconia Bus Co.
1957-1960 - Laconia Street Railway Co.
1960-1980 - Guyer's Bus Service
1980-1992 - Lakes Region Transit
1992-1994 - Lakes Region Community Service Council
1994-2006 - Greater Laconia Transit Agency

Salem/Pelham/Hudson

1902-1912 - Hudson Pelham & Salem Electric Railway
1912-1933 - Massachusetts Northeastern Street Railway
1930 - streetcars replaced with buses


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