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History of trams - Wikipedia


Tram, streetcar or trolley systems were common throughout the industrialized world in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, but they disappeared from many ...

BBC News - In Pictures: A history of trams


Dec 5, 2011 ... As trams continue to make a comeback in our towns and cities, many are surprised to learn they are more than 200 years old.

The History of Tramways and Evolution of Light Rail - The Light Rail ...


Steam trams were developed, but were not very suitable for urban use, although they ran on many suburban and rural light railways. Compressed air, gas and ...

Melbourne's Tram History - Railpage Australia


Melbourne's tram system began operations in 1885, when the first cable line operated by the Melbourne Tramway and Omnibus Company opened for business.

Yarra Trams - Trams in Melbourne


How Melbourne's tram network became an icon. ... You are here: Home > About us > Our history > Trams in Melbourne. RSS Feed button. Rss. Print button. Print.

History - Horse Drawn Tram


The passenger horse trams in Adelaide were gradually replaced by electric trams from 1909 onwards. Tram No. 25 was purchased from the Municipal ...

Yarra Trams - Our history


You are here: Home > About us > Our history. RSS Feed button ... How Melbourne's tram network became an icon. Tramway ... Important dates in our history.

Tram history - Chapter 3 - Part 1 - Department of Transport, Planning ...


Melbourne Metropolitan Tramway Heritage Study, Gary Vines .... 46 Horse Trams from Cheltenham to Sandringham, Kingston Historical Web Site,.

Tramway - A History


The very distinctive architecture, character and history of the venue itself have ensured that Tramway is a unique place to produce and experience the best in ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History of Trams&v=0zxoX9fUPz4
Apr 5, 2011 ... Let's disappear into the past as we go for a ride on the trams and trolleys of Kingston Upon Hull City Transport. Using extensive archive images ...