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Darlington, Woodland Road, Imperial Tramways

Tram shed of Imperial Tramways (c.1880-1902), adjacent to the YMCA at Granville House, Woodland Road. Imperial Tramways ran the horse tram system from the 1880s until c.1903 when taken over by the Corporation prior to electrification in 1904. The gentleman in the white hat, centre, probably the proprietor. Tram probably decorated for the coronation of Edward VII in 1902?

1901 - 1925
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