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Burton tram to return

A municipal surplus auction at Detroit resulted in an historic double-deck tramcar being purchased by an anonymous bidder so it will be going home to the United Kingdom where it once ran on the Burton & Ashby Light Railway, the Burton Mail reported Saturday. The auction for the tram reportedly fetched more than USD57,000. A display site in the U.K. has not been announced. There is a Burton & Ashby history in Wikipedia

Read the Burton Mail article

13 November 2014


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