The Tramways in Göteborg (Gothenburg)
in 1965 - 67

a picture gallery over the tramway / streetcar system in Göteborg (Gothenburg) in 1965 - 67, before Sweden converted to right-hand traffic
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Established 15th of September 1996, updated 2 February 2005

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Göteborg ( Gothenburg ), in south-western Sweden
  • second city in Sweden
  • 600.000 citizens
  • harbour, industries ( ex Volvo ), universities
  • ferries England, Denmark, Norway and Germany
  • Tramway system opened in 1879
  • Electrified begun in 1902
  • Standard gauge, 1435 mm

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    Route 9 at Järntorget, May 1965.
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    Trams ready for the rush-hour extra tours, at Stampen, 1965.
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    Class M28 a newbuilt right-hand-car at Liseberg park, during "The Tramway Day", Aug 1965.

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In 1967, some of the class M25 cars was rebuilt from left-hand-traffic to right-hand-traffic. They were used in trains like this, as well as the l-h-t cars were used after the r-h-t was started. This train is driving toward the camera.


Copyright Leif Spångberg,
Stockholm, 1964-2005
www.tramways.com

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