Tram, streetcar or trolley systems were common throughout the industrialized
world in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, but they disappeared from many ...
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.
How Melbourne's tram network became an icon. ... You are here: Home > About
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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 ...
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Melbourne's tram network became an icon. Tramway ... Important dates in our
Melbourne's tram system began operations in 1885, when the first cable line
operated by the Melbourne Tramway and Omnibus Company opened for
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 ...
A Brief History of Australia's Trams. The Pre-electric era. Horse trams. In 1861, it
was decided that pulling a vehicle along iron rails was a lot easier than pulling it
Horse-drawn winter tramway on St. Catherine Street (around 1877)
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