Blog Posts from March 2021

Centenary of Leeds 345

Centenary of Leeds 345On 27th March it will be 100 years since the vintage tramcar, Leeds 345, first entered public service. The tramcar is now based at Crich Tramway Village. In 1939, the tram was rebuilt by Leeds City Transport, which involved a conversion from an open balcony car with...

Blackpool 298 Restoration Up-date

Blackpool 298 Restoration Up-dateAs previously reported, the next restoration project for the workshop at Crich Tramway Village is the Blackpool Brush Railcoach 298. You may remember agreement was reached between the Tramway Museum Society (TMS), the Tramcar Sponsorship Organisation( TSO) and the...