Baltimore's Picturesque Jerkwaters: Historic Neighborhoods, Notorious Beer Gardens, Serene Lakeside Pavillions, Beachsides by the Bay, Mills in the Valleys & To Every Corner of the Metropolis. Bernard J. Sacks.

Baltimore's Picturesque Jerkwaters: Historic Neighborhoods, Notorious Beer Gardens, Serene Lakeside Pavillions, Beachsides by the Bay, Mills in the Valleys & To Every Corner of the Metropolis

Baltimore: The Baltimore Streetcar Museum, 2018. Paperback. A History of Baltimore's Streetcar Lines - in particular the ones that relied on "jerkwater" to refill their small boilers. "Jerkwater" was obtained by throwing a bucket-on-a-rope into a stream alongside the track to gather the needed water. White paper wrappers with black title to spine and front cover. Includes many photographic illustrations. Size: Quarto. 257 pages. BALT/111219. Fine.

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ISBN: 9780960963812

Price: $30.00

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