Tramway Review December 2021

Tramway Review

Tramway Review December 2021


INSIDE THE DECEMBER 2021 EDITION:

Getting into the groove with Sheffield 330
Garth Tilt recalls riding the front platform of Sheffield 330 over city-centre tracks during the system’s final years.

Modern times
Geoffrey Skelsey considers the concept of tramway modernity in the 1930s.

Behind the Iron Curtain with the LRTL – Part 2
John Pigott concludes this previously unreported LRTL trip to East Germany in 1971.

Remembering Richard Wiseman
Tributes to the late tramway historian, author, preservationist and former Editor of Tramway Review.

Reviews
New books featuring the Tyne and Wear Metro, Leeds, Glasgow and Belfast.

Letters
Air brakes in London, ‘Cissie’, and orientation in Merthyr are up for discussion.

A tramway sesquicentennial
Noël Proudlock reminds us of a tramway milestone.