Category Archives: Trams in Video

Trams in Video: Trams in Valencia

We head across to Spain for this latest look at “Trams in Video” with footage from the trams in Valencia. Included are trams on routes 4, 5 and 6 with Bombardier Flexity Outlook trams running on all lines plus Duewag … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Trams & Light Rail in Alicante

In this edition we view excerpts from Bob Hodges’ DVD “The Trams and Light Railways of Alicante and Valencia” with the Alicante section featuring in this footage. Alicante tram routes L2, L3 and L4 are all shown with Bombardier Flexity … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Beamish – 2009 & 2014

We head to Beamish for this edition of “Trams in Video” for film shot in both 2009 and 2014. A large variety of trams are included including members of the home fleet such as Blackpool 31, Newcastle 114 and Sheffield … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Crich Tramway Village – London Event 2015

In this edition of “Trams in Video” we are heading to the Crich Tramway Village once more to take a look at some footage from June 2015. Filmed during the London Event on 13th and 14th June of that year … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Paris Trams – May 2015

Today we head back to May 2015 for some film taken in the French capital city of Paris showing all nine tram routes in action. All the Paris tram routes serve areas in the suburbs of the city and operate … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Los Angeles Metro Rail Green and Blue lines – January 2002

We head off to the United States of America for our latest video as we look at the more light rail side of things with the Los Angeles Metro featuring. Filmed in January 2002 we take a look at the … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Berlin Trams 150th Anniversary – June 2015

Today’s video offering heads back to June 2015 with footage taken during the 150th Anniversary of Berlin Trams. BVG (Berlin’s transport authority) organised a display of historic and modern trams at Lichtenberg Depot and workshops on 27th and 28th June … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Midland Metro – 2011 to 2016

In this latest edition of “Trams in Video” we are heading back to the West Midlands for some video shot of the Midland Metro line between 2011 and 2016 (and of which can be seen on Bob Hodges Transport DVD … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Lisbon Trams – October 2015 & September/October 2016

We take another trip to Lisbon for this edition of “Trams in Video” with excerpts from the DVD “Lisbon Trams” (available from the link below). In this video we take a look at the trams in action both in October … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Trams in Video: Crich Tramway Village – Starlight Spectacular 29th October 2016

Today’s video takes us back to the Crich Tramway Village with some footage filmed at the Starlight Spectacular event on 29th October 2016. An intensive service was running on the line throughout the day, including after dark running until 2000 … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: East Anglia Transport Museum – 6th July 2019

We take another trip to the East Anglia Transport Museum in this latest “Trams in Video”. This time the date is 6th July 2019 and the occasion is the 50th anniversary of ERTCW which saw a special event take place … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: A ride on the Manx Electric Railway

In this video we take a ride on board Manx Electric Railway Open Trailer 43 between Derby Castle and Ramsey. With Winter Saloon 20 providing the power and Mail Van 4 also in the consist this is an edited journey … Continue reading

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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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Trams in Video: Stagecoach Supertram Tram-Train First Day – October 2018

We go to Sheffield for this edition of “Trams in Video” as we take a look at the first day of public services on the Tram-Train operation between Cathedral in Sheffield City Centre and Rotherham Parkgate. Shot on 25th October … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: East Anglia Transport Museum – 2003

Today we make another visit to the East Anglia Transport Museum for a video taken at the museum during 2003. Shot on 14th September 2003 we see the tram route running into the woods but at this time the trolleybus … Continue reading

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Trams in Video: Luas Red Line – 2007

In this edition of “Trams in Video” we find ourselves travelling to Dublin for some footage shot of Dublin’s Luas Red line during 2007. At this point the Red line ran between Connolly and Tallaght and was operated by Alstom … Continue reading

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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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