Baltimore Transit Company

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The Baltimore Transit Company is a former public transit provider for the city of Baltimore, Maryland, between 1935 and 1970.

Services immediately prior to 1935 were provided by the United Railways and Electric Company (between 1899 and 1935).

History

This section is incomplete.

Roster

Bus

All-time roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Destination Sign Notes
1-4 1938 ACF-Brill ?
673-677 1938 Yellow Coach ?
678-704 1939 Yellow Coach Model 731
705-707 1940 Ford
714 1948 Ford 8-MB
900-902 1946 GMC TD-3609 Ex-Knoxville Transit Lines, acquired 1954
903-907 1947 GMC TDH-3610 Ex-Knoxville Transit Lines, acquired 1954
1034-1043 1946 GMC TD-4007 Ex-Bluebird Coach Lines, acquired 1956
1044-1046, 1056-1060 1940 Yellow Coach TD-4001 1044-1046 ex-Philadelphia Transportation Company 1605-1607
1047-1050 1939 Yellow Coach Model 740 Ex-Philadelphia Transportation Company 1701-1704
1051-1055 1938 Yellow Coach Model 731
1061-1065 1940 Yellow Coach TDE-4002
1066-1095 1941 Yellow Coach TD-4005
1096-1100, 1201-1212 1945 GMC TD-4506 Ex-Knoxville Transit Lines 1201-1212.
  • 1201-1207 acquired 1954.
  • 1208-1212 acquired 1957.
1101-1200 1946 GMC TD-4506
1201-1300 1946 Ford 29-B
1300-1315 1947-48 GMC TDH-4507 Ex-Buffalo Transit Company, acquired 1958
1400-1598 1947 GMC TDH-4507 #1465 (s/n 620) damaged during delivery, rejected and resold to Fifth Avenue Coach Company as #2350. Coach with s/n 614 subsequently numbered 1465.
1599 1948 GMC TDH-4509
1600-1619 1951 GMC TDH-4509
1620-1624 1953 GMC TDH-4509 Ex-Augusta Coach Company, acquired 1958
1700-1710 1952 GMC TDH-5103
1711-1730 1953 GMC TDH-5103
1800-1814 1953 GMC TDH-5105
1815-1818 1954 GMC TDH-5105
1819-1863, 1919-1924 1955 GMC TDH-5105 1919-1924 ex-Knoxville Transit Lines, acquired 1957
1864-1893 1956 GMC TDH-5105
1894-1918 1957 GMC TDH-5105
1925-1949 1959 GMC TDH-5105
1950-2074 1963 GMC TDH-5303 Detroit Diesel 6V71
2100-2124 1965 GMC TDH-5304 Detroit Diesel 6V71
2200-2214 1966 GMC TDH-5304 Detroit Diesel 6V71
2215-2299 1967 GMC TDH-5304 Detroit Diesel 6V71
2500-2661 1947 ACF-Brill C-44

Electric Trolleybus

Trolleybus operations ceased June 21, 1959.

All-time roster

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Motors Notes
2001-2010 1938 Brill T-40
2011-2021 1938 Mack CR3S
2022-2051 Baltimore Transit Company 2078-a.jpg 1939 Pullman
2052-2091 1940 Pullman
2092-2121 1942 Pullman
2122-2127 1944 Pullman
2128-2190 1948 ACF-Brill TC-44
2500 1938 Yellow Coach Model 729
All-Service Vehicle
  • Dual-mode.
  • Converted to trolleybus and renumbered 2000, 1947.
4801-4803 1922 Brill RailLess

Streetcar

All-time roster

Fleet number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Ends Motors Trucks Notes
6001-6050 1930 Brill
6051-6100 1930 Cincinnati
6101-6150 1930 Brill
6991-6992 1924 Brill
7001-7022 1936 St. Louis PCC SE GE 1198 Clark B-2 Order number 1601.
  • 7001-7016, 7018-7022 scrapped in 1956.
  • 7017 scrapped in 1956. Body only converted to showroom.
7023-7033 1939 Pullman PCC SE GE 1198 Clark B-2 Order number 6569.
  • 7023, 7025, 7028-7029, 7033 scrapped in 1956.
7034-7053 1940 Pullman PCC SE GE 1198 Clark B-2 Order number 6569.
7054-7077 1941 Pullman PCC SE GE 1198 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
7078-7097 1941 Pullman PCC SE GE 1198 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
7098-7147 1944 Pullman PCC SE GE 1198 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
7301-7305 1936 St. Louis PCC SE WH 1432 Clark B-2 Order number 1601.
  • 7301-7305 scrapped in 1956.
7306-7334 1939 Pullman PCC SE WH 1432 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
  • 7306-7307, 7309, 7312, 7315, 7318, 7319, 7321, 7324, 7326, 7327, 7331, 7333 scrapped in 1956.
7335-7353 1941 Pullman PCC SE WH 1432 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
  • 7343-7345, 7349, 7353 scrapped in 1956.
7354-7378 1941 Pullman PCC SE WH 1432 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
  • 7369, 7373-7375, 7377-7378 retired in 1956.
7379-7403 1942 Pullman PCC SE WH 1432 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
7404-7428 1944 Pullman PCC SE WH 1432 Clark B-2 Order number unknown.
  • 7410-7411, 7413-7415, 7420 scrapped in 1956.
7501 1941 Brill Brilliner SE BR 97ER1 Order number 23728.
8529, 8533 Articulated cars.