The Wantage Tramway 1875-1945 A History And Rolling Stock - Oakwood Press Book
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The Wantage Tramway was a two mile tramway that carried passengers and freight between the Oxfordshire town of Wantage and Wantage Road Station on the Great Western Main Line. It was formed in 1873 to link Wantage Road station with its terminus at Mill Street, Wantage. The tramway closed to passengers in 1925 and finally to goods traffic in 1945. After an Introduction to First Edition, there are seven chapters which cover things like Rolling Stock, Introduction Of Steam Power, Day To Day Running Of The Tramway 1875-1925, Freight and Closure..etc. Three Appendixes cover Chronology, Tickets, Staff and Salaries. Card-covers, Number 92 in the LP series, second enlarged edition. 96 pages thick with black and white photos, some maps and drawings etc.I am selling another Oakwood Press.