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Long Marston

Over the past few years the ex-MOD site at Long Marston has become the home for a number of withdrawn trams from Manchester Metrolink and Midland Metro. All the Manchester Metrolink T68s and some of the Midland Metro T69s (unidentified) are to be used for testing purposes by UK Tram with the remainder being stored for possible future use.

All trams are Stored with no public access.

Manchester Metrolink T68s

Built: 1991-92 by Firema, Italy
Seats: 84
Motors: 4 x GEC 130Kw
Power Conductor: Single Arm Pantograph

No. Date Arrived Livery Link
1016 21st August 2014 Revised White, Dark Grey & Blue - blue doors Photo
1022 8th August 2014 Revised White, Dark Grey & Blue - blue doors Photo
1024 30th July 2014 Revised White, Dark Grey & Blue - blue doors Photo
1026 25th July 2014 Revised White, Dark Grey & Blue - blue doors Photo

Midland Metro T69s

Built: 1998-99 by Ansaldo, Italy
Seats: 58
Motors: 4
Power Conductor: Single Arm Pantograph

No. Date Arrived Livery Link
01 13th October 2014 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
02 7th October 2014 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
03 11th March 2016 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
04 23rd March 2016 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
05 17th March 2016 Silver & Magenta Photo
06 26th February 2016 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
07 16th October 2014 Magenta & Silver Photo
08 1st March 2016 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
09 14th March 2016 Magenta & Silver Photo
10 24th March 2016 Magenta & Silver Photo
11 8th March 2016 Blue & Cream Photo
12 23rd March 2016 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
13 6th October 2014 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
14 17th June 2014 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo
15 15th October 2014 Dark Blue, Red, Yellow, Green, Grey Photo

Notes:
The livery carried by 11 commemorates the 60th anniversary of the closure of Birmingham Corporation Tramways. It was officially unveiled during a special ceremony at Birmingham Snow Hill on 23rd August 2013.

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This page was last updated on Sunday 27th March 2016


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