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Passenger trolleys rarely pulled freight cars; passenger trailers were pulled.

All sorts of freight motors of very diverse designs pulled freight cars of both routine freight car styles as well as rather specialized cars.

For a good overview see:

Not Only Passengers: How the Electric Railways Carried Freight, Express, and Baggage (CERA Bulletin 129) Hardcover – January 1, 1992

by Roy G. Benedict (Author), James R. McFarlane (Author)
 

 

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