Re: W2 283 and a TAN story involving the Kelly gang
From: Mick Duncan
Date:

Gday Noel

Get well soon

Electric trams never ran on cable track as the track was to light,and the
flangeways and 6 foot were too narrow

New track was laid before electric trams ran

Cheers, Mick

On 14/07/2017 2:31 PM, 'Noel Reed'noelreed10@... [TramsDownUnder] wrote:
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> Hi Bob,

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> I believe that the Brunswick cable lines from Elizabeth St used bogie trailers. This could account for heavier cable track suitable for the W2 trams.

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> Noel Reed. [From hospital].

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