Edinburgh's Transport

Tramway Maintenance

Maintaining a Horse-drawn Tram Car

Maintenance

Horse-tram or Cable car?

Shrubhill Repair Shop  -  Single Deck Trams

Maintenance

Lower-deck of Trams

Shrubhill Repair Shop  -  Upper-deck of Trams

Maintenance

Upper-deck of Trams

Engine House for driving cables for Edinburgh's Cable Car system

Engine for driving Cables

Shrubhill

   Princes Street  -  Pole to support the overhead lines for Edinburgh's electric trams

Princes Street Pole for tramlines

Cable in the Street - for Edinburgh's Cable Cars

Cable for Cable Cars

in the street

Tower Wagens on the North Bridge  -  Register House in the background

Tower Wagons

North Bridge + Register House

Albert Place  -  Erecting a pole to take the overhead cables for Edinburgh's electric tramway

Pole for overhead cables

Albert Place

Tower Wagons on the North Bridge  -  North British Hotel in the background

Tower Wagons

North Bridge + NB Hotel

Roadworks  -  Laying or removingTramwayTracks  -  Where?  When?

Roadworks  -  1

Corstorphine Road

Roadworks  -  Laying or removing tramway  -  Where?  When? 

Roadworks  -  2

Slateford Road

Roadworks  -  Removing Tramway Track  -  Where?  When?

Roadworks  -  3

Slateford Road

Roadworks  -  Removing the Tramway Tracks  -  Where and when?

Roadworks  -  4

Slateford Road

Roadworks in Hanover Street  -  Are they preparing to lay the track for the Cable Cars?

Roadworks - 5

Dundas Street

Roadworks  -  Laying the tramway track in Glasgow Road

Roadworks - 6

Ravelston Dykes Road

Joppa  -  1923  -  Joining the tramway tracks

Roadworks - 7

Joppa 1923

Tram Line Repairs  -  Princes Street  -  1953

Roadworks - 8

Princes Street - 1953

Looking to the east along Shandwick Place, towards the West End of Princes Streeet, as the tram lines were being lifted in 1955

Roadworks 1955

Shandwick Place - looking E

Looking to the west  along Shandwick Place, towards Haymarket, as the tram lines were being lifted in 1955

Roadworks 1955

Shandwick Place - looking W

 

 

  

 

 

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