How Would You Use This Historic Substation in L.A. That’s Listed for $3.75M?

By Kathryn M. After stints as a welding shop, manufacturing plant, and event venue, the Huron Substation seeks a new owner. Los Angeles’s Huron Substation has undergone several reincarnations since its conception in 1908. Designed by Edward S. Cobb, it was originally a station for converting electricity needed to power the city’s Yellow Car trolleys. After… Keep reading

Cypress Park’s historic Huron Substation up for sale

By Pauline O’Connor Popping up on the market this week is Los Angeles Historic Cultural Monument No. 404, the Huron Substation. Designed circa 1908 by Edward S. Cobb, engineer of Angels Flight funicular railway, the station was built for the purpose of converting electricity needed to power trolleys for the Yellow Car railway system. Sold by the… Keep reading