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 Brian Lomas

Bordeaux

View of test track showing the third rail and junction box

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 Brian Lomas And here shown in a pedestrian area. The track should only be live when a tram is directly overhead.

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 Brian Lomas This view underneath the tram shows the current pickup shoes surrounded by the antenae which energises the supply. The shoes covered by restraining plate during servicing.

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 Brian Lomas Alstom Citadis - Bordeaux type in depot.

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 Brian Lomas Outside the central area the system retruns to overhead supply. Bordeaux is blessed here with a wide straight road which has been installed with high quality lawn track.

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 Brian Lomas Interior view of the Citadis (taken in depot - with interior not yet complete.

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 Thomas Allen Line B temporary terminus at Pessac-Bougnard

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006
 Thomas Allen Line B at Saige showing reserved track

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006
 Thomas Allen Line A temporary terminus at St Augustin

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006
 Thomas Allen Line A tram boarding at St Augustin

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006
 Thomas Allen Line A extension under construction beyond St Augustin towards Merignac

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006
 Thomas Allen Bourgogne Line C platforms

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006
 Thomas Allen Line A extension under construction at Cenon - La Morlette.

Photo - Thomas Allen - 27 July 2006


 John S Wilson


Grenoble

Although the second French city to reintroduce trams the introduction of low floor vehicles put it in the vanguard of the tramway renaissance.
This view shows one of the fountains which adorn the center along with the tramway

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 John S Wilson Another view in the city center

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 John S Wilson A typical stop layout

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 John S Wilson Stop layout showing validator on (your) left, information display and ticket machine on right.

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 John S Wilson Typical Calmed and paved street

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 John S Wilson Interior view of the Alsthom AM6

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 Barry Emmott Renewal of the track adjacent to the main SNCF station, just by the tram station. July 2002

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 Barry Emmott Renewal of the track adjacent to the main SNCF station, just by the tram station. July 2002

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 Barry Emmott Renewal of the track adjacent to the main SNCF station, just by the tram station. July 2002

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 Barry Emmott Terminus of line A, Fontaine La Poya, northwest of Grenoble. July 2002

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 Barry Emmott City Center July 2002

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 Brian Lomas


Lille

Breda car of Le Mongy

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 Steven Salmon


Lyon

Tram 0805 approaching the INSA-Einstein stop on an inbound journey.

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 Steven Salmon Tram 0835 at the INSA-Einstein stop.

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 Andrew Ducker Lyon 'Citadis' headings towards Lyon University 1 on August 2001

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 Greg McDonald


Marseille

This picture was taken at the end of the line near the St.Pierre depot

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 Greg McDonald The entrance of the tram tunnel at Boulevard Chave.

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 Andrew Ducker


Montpellier

TAM operated Citadis in bright blue livery with swallows in Montpellier

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 Andrew Ducker TAM operated Citadis in bright blue livery with swallows in Montpellier

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 Brian Lomas


Nantes

Alstom AM8 on route 3

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 Brian Lomas View showing the bridging plates of the low floor center section

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 Brian Lomas ADtranz ( now Bombardier) AM6 Incentro on the eastern side of route 1.

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 Brian Lomas ADtranz ( now Bombardier) AM6 Incentro at the western terminus of route 1 Beaujoire.

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 Brian Lomas The futuristic depot at the southern end of route 2 - Orvault Grand Val.

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 Brian Lomas Interior view of the Incentro.

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 Andrew Ducker


Orleans

Orleans Citadis seen heading to Gare d'Orleans from Gare La Aubrias - Orleans directions in August 2001

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 Andrew Ducker Orleans Citadis seen heading to Gare d'Orleans from Gare La Aubrias - Orleans directions in August 2001

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 Greg McDonald


Paris

T1

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 Greg McDonald Another view of T1

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 A. Peter H. Velthoen Trial running in progress on line T3 with 2 - 4 cars at one time.

Blvd Lefebvre RATP 312

Photo - A. Peter H. Velthoen - 14 September 2006
 A. Peter H. Velthoen RATP312 and 314 terminus T3 Blvd Victor

Photo - A. Peter H. Velthoen - 14 September 2006
 A. Peter H. Velthoen Blvd Brune RATP 315

Photo - A. Peter H. Velthoen - 14 September 2006


 Brian Lomas


Rouen

Trams and beer - what more could you want? Alstom AM8 leaving depot. (I didn't notice the advert when I took the picture - Honest!)

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 Brian Lomas On the way to Technopole

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 John S. Wilson


Strasbourg

Porte de l'Hôpital

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 John S. Wilson near Campus Illkirch

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 John S. Wilson North of Schluthfeld

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 John S. Wilson Illkirch-Lixenbuhl

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