Category Archives: Whatever Happened To?

Whatever Happened To? Crich Tramathon 2005 – Blackpool 40

Continuing our series of “Whatever Happened To?” featuring the trams which ran at the Crich Tramway Village Tramathon 2005 today we take a look at one of the workhorses of the operational fleet – Blackpool 40.

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Whatever Happened To? Crich Tramathon 2005 – Berlin 3006

Its time for the return of our then and now series “Whatever Happened To?” as we take a random event or class of trams and see any changes which have happened over the years. Our latest subject is the trams … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 16

And after 16 weeks we finally reach the last of the original Midland Metro trams as this latest series of “Whatever Happened To?” comes to and end with no. 16.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 15

Today “Whatever Happened To?” is again taking a look at one of the original Midland Metro T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 14

Its another look at one of the original Midland Metro trams for this edition of “Whatever Happened To?” as we now reach no. 14.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 13

Unlucky for some today’s Midland Metro T69 which is featured in “Whatever Happened To?” is no. 13.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 12

In this edition of “Whatever Happened To?” we take a look at another of the original trams which operated on the Midland Metro when it first opened in 1999 – the T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 11

As we continue this series looking at what has become of the Midland Metro T69s we reach the only of the trams which has been officially preserved.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 10

Its time for another edition of “Whatever Happened To?” as we continue our look at the Midland Metro T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 09

We continue our way through the Midland Metro T69s to see what has happened to them since their withdrawal.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 08

Its time for another edition of “Whatever Happened To” as we head back to the West Midlands to take a look at one of the original T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 07

So far in this series of “Whatever Happened To” its been a case of “its been scrapped”, but this time we come to the first survivor of the T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 06

Today we are again taking a look at Midland Metro’s original trams to see just what has happened to them over the years!

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 05

We carry on a look at the original Midland Metro trams to see “Whatever Happened To” them. This time out we reach no. 05.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 04

Today we have another edition of our series where we take a look at what happened to the original trams built for the Midland Metro – the T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 03

It won’t surprise you to know that the third tram we take a look at in this retrospective series to see what happened to Midland Metro T69s is 03.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 02

It’s the second instalment of this series looking at what happened to the Midland Metro T69s.

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Whatever Happened To? Midland Metro 01

Our series looking back at a set of trams from either an event or a complete class returns from today as we take a look at the original Midland Metro trams and see what has happened to the once 16 … Continue reading

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Whatever Happened To? Blackpool Trawler 737

And so we reach the end of this series as we take a look at the last of the trams which ran in passenger service over the final weekend of the traditional Blackpool Tramway. That tram is the illuminated Trawler.

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Whatever Happened To? Blackpool Frigate 736

In this penultimate instalment of this edition of “Whatever Happened To?” we take at the second of the illuminated feature cars to run during the final weekend of traditional tram operation, the illuminated Frigate.

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