Wigan steam tram

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Wigan steam tram

Post by philipmartin » Sun Dec 20, 2015 8:25 pm

Wigan, greater Manchester, UK, around 1900.
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Re: Wigan steam tram

Post by philipmartin » Mon Dec 21, 2015 4:54 pm

Get a look at an electric tram in England in 1904.
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Re: Wigan steam tram

Post by philipmartin » Sun Jan 03, 2016 3:13 pm

1901 street scene in Manchester. Horse drawn trams, with the smallest wheels. One of my favorite movies is "Hobson's Choice" which was filmed in Salford, across from Manchester, hence my interest.
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