Lost LA

Exploring LA's Forgotten Underground Railway Tunnels

Clip: Season 5 Episode 1 | 6m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

As automobile ownership was on a steady rise in 1920s Los Angeles, Pacific Electric Railway developers sought out ways to modernize their aging system, creating subway tunnels that ran under L.A.'s congested downtown area. Some of those tunnels, like the abandoned Belmont substation under Bunker Hill, still exist today.

Aired: 05/12/22

Rating: NR

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Lost LA is a local public television program presented by PBS SoCal | KCET.