Tramway Review June 2021

Tramway Review

Tramway Review June 2021


INSIDE THE JUNE 2021 EDITION:

Last movements: Merthyr Tydfil
Andy Simpson describes the coal and steel town’s final days as a tramway operator.

‘Not with a bang but a whimper’
Geoffrey Skelsey gives a personal account of the G&IER’s last day.

Britain’s worst tramway accident: Dover 1917 revisited – Part two
Martin Cole concludes his reappraisal of this tragedy.

Closure at Taunton
John Perkin recalls the closure of the second electric system in Britain.

Reviews
We feature new books on London, Edinburgh Leeds and Liverpool.

Letters
Dover and Bolton are among the topics attracting comment.

Obituary
Richard Wiseman (1925-2020).