London United Electric Tramways (Capital)

£25.00
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A detailed history of the London United tramway network in West London and parts of Surrey bordering the then London County Council area. Covers the entire period from horse tram days and the start of electric operation until closure of most of the system, including photos of trams from across the network and appendices on depots, routes, fares, and services.

The book describes the origins, development and operation of the network, including chapters on the tramcar fleet, working conditions for tram crews, through running between the LU and LCC systems, and the effects of bus competition.

Over 100 black & white photos. 112 pages. Hardback.

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