Modern trams for Bath...

City residents are crying out for green solutions to tackle traffic congestion.

Trams can be all things to all people…

From today’s ultramodern air-conditioned luxury urban transportation, moving business people and shoppers around, in and out of the city..

To modern-retro vintage style trams that evoke an air of nostalgia, and hearken back to a previous century… Such trams are a popular tourist attraction, providing easy transit to and from the historic features of an old city.

In tandem with a primary transportation role, tram restaurants can also be incorporated as a wonderful dining experience, traversing the city sights whilst enjoying fine local cuisine.

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Trams can provide a tangible link from past to present....

Electric powered, quiet, elegant and comfortable....

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Further evidence that trams are a better attracter of car trips than buses

Below are a few items indicating that trams are attracters for car drivers, to a far greater extent than buses. Also other evidence from this website here:  https://bathtrams.uk/evidence-car-drivers-will-use-trams-not-buses/ Historical viewpoint: From a historical point of view, it is worth noting that when many of the large UK trams systems ( the ones we have reliable data […]

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London Tram Abandonment

CHAPTER 1  – From :  http://www.yellins.com/transporthistory/London%20Trams%20Campaign.doc   REASONS FOR THE ABANDONMENT OF THE TRAMS IN LONDON   In this chapter, I aim to co-ordinate the various reasons for the withdrawal of trams from London.  To the majority of tramway enthusiasts, the reasons for abandonment were all too commonplace, and the subsequent results were an anathema to them.   […]

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cities with small population tram systems

Subject: Bath Transport – Tramway Dear Councillor Shelford I listened to your presentation at last Saturday’s Bath Transport Conference with great interest, as both a Bath resident of Oldfield Park and as an urban planning academic. In relation to the idea for (re)introducing a tramway system to Bath, you might be interested in a few details of a new system recently opened […]

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