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steam tram era

W. G. S. Hyde

steam tram era

by W. G. S. Hyde

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Published by Manchester Transport Historical Collection in Manchester .
Written in English


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Statementprepared by W. G. S. Hyde for the Manchester Transport Historical Collection.
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Open LibraryOL14862960M

The Darmstadt tram network is a light rail system and the backbone of public transport within Darmstadt, a city in the federal state of Hesse, of , nine lines on four main routes (42 kilometres (26 mi)) serve stops, including 92 low-floor stops. The system is operated by HEAG mobilo [], and is an integral part of the Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund (RMV), the public transit Locale: Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany. Joyce, J. Provincial Bus and Tram Album. In this album over photos create a vivid picture of the provincial bus and tram, recalling many memories of past scenes and vehicles. (hb) Fraser Stewart Books, , pp, isbn 1 7.

The Lisbon tramway network (Portuguese: Rede de elétricos de Lisboa) is a system of trams that serve Lisbon, capital city of operation since , it presently comprises six lines. The system has a length of 31km, and 63 trams in operation (45 historic "Remodelados", 8 historic "Ligeiros" and 10 modern articulated trams).Locale: Lisbon, Portugal. The world's first passenger train or tram was the Swansea and Mumbles Railway, in Wales, Mumbles Railway Act was passed by the British Parliament in , and horse-drawn service started in The service closed in , but was restarted in , again using horses. It was worked by steam from , and then, from , by very large (seater) electric tramcars, until closure in.

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