Italian Immigrants Laying the Trolley Line
White's Corner 1906
Italian Immigrants Laying the Trolley LineMany of the Italian immigrant who came to help build the reservoir system stayed on to lay the lines of the Boston-Worcester trolley system. Here they lay the lines in Southborough
White's Corner 1906This view looking to the SE shows the large hill behind the station that has long since been leveled. The trolley in the picture is arriving from Westborough.
White's CornerAt this corner along Rt 9 where the Starbucks now stands, the line headed left up over the hill and into open country towards Westborough. Another line went over the causeway towards Marlborough and Hudson.