Category Archives: Around the World in Trams

Trams in Video: Western Railway Museum, Rio Vista, California

In today’s video we are off to the United States of America for footage recorded at the Western Railway Museum in Rio Vista, California on 21st July 2002. Included are rides on a Sacramento Northern Birney car and a Peninsular … Continue reading

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Around the World in Trams: Innsbruck 305 & 303

Today we again head to the Austrian city of Innsbruck for this edition of “Around the World in Trams”.

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Trams in Video: The Petrin Funicular – Prague

This latest video is a little bit different from other editions of “Trams in Video” as we head to the Czech Republic for footage of the Petrin Funicular. Linking lower Prague with the park in which the Petrin Tower stands … Continue reading

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Around the World in Trams: Innsbruck 1

The next location for our “Around the World in Trams” series is Innsbruck in Austria and we start off with a historic tram in action.

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Trams in Video: Lisbon Trams – October 2016

In this vide we are back to Portugal and Lisbon for some more footage taken during October 2016. Included in this footage we see local youths hanging on and taking a free ride on the tramway. A worldwide phenomenon this … Continue reading

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What’s New on British Trams Online?

There are another couple of Photo Galleries now added to the main website, including images from overseas and also the 50th Anniversary celebrations in Seaton:

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Around the World in Trams: Seville 303

Continuing our look at trams running in the centre of Seville.

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Around the World in Trams: Seville 302

Today we take another look at one of the trams operating in Seville, Spain.

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What’s New on British Trams Online?

This week we have photos from abroad and at home, as well as adding our latest new list with Tram Loans the topic:

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Around the World in Trams: Seville 301

The next stop on our world tour is Seville in Spain as the next few editions will see us take a look at the trams running there, which includes running without overhead wires under the ACR technology.

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Trams in Video: Orange Empire Railway Museum, California

Today’s video heads across to the United States of America and features footage taken at the Orange Empire Railway Museum in California. Shot in January 2002 we see action as the vintage Los Angeles Railway trolleys at this museum are … Continue reading

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Around the World in Trams: Amsterdam 796

Its been but a brief stay in Amsterdam but we have time for just one more March 1988 image with a look at another of the LHB 9G trams in service.

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Around the World in Trams: Amsterdam 787

Today we are again in Amsterdam for a view taken during March 1988 of another tram which has since been scrapped.

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What’s New on British Trams Online?

It is another two gallery for you this week as we head back to the USA and Manchester:

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Around the World in Trams: Amsterdam 617 & 646

“Around the World in Trams” now moves on to The Netherlands for a selection of images taken in Amsterdam during March 1988.

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Around the World in Trams: Oslo 70+647

We take one final trip to Oslo for this edition of “Around the World in Trams” but instead of taking a look at one of the current everyday fleet its some museum cars in operation we see.

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Around the World in Trams: Oslo 151 & 164

This latest edition of “Around the World in Trams” sees is in Oslo once again.

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Around the World in Trams: Oslo 122

Its back to Oslo again for another image taken during 2016.

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Trams in Video: Lisbon Trams – October 2019

Today we take another trip to Portugal to take a look at the trams in Lisbon during October 2019. This footage includes route 28 in the narrow streets of the Alfama and Lisbon route 15 in the city centre.

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In Pictures: Sintra Tram 3’s refurbishment

The recent Gallery on Portugal’s Sintra Tram has led to some correspondence on this line (if you ever see anything that interests you on the website we love to hear from you!) including news of a relatively recent refurbishment of … Continue reading

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