603
EE Boat
Source:Renumbered from existing tram (228) in 1968
Fate:Exported and Operational at San Francisco Railway Museum
Owner:San Francisco Railway Museum
Class:BOAT

Tram Details


Class Details

Built: 1934-35
Built by: English Electric, Preston
Seats: Swing over Seats
Capacity: 56
Motors: EE 327 HP 40 x 2
Controllers: EE Z6
Braking: Westinghouse air-wheel, rheostatic, hand wheel
Current Collector: Trolley


Timeline
As EE Boat 228
1934Built by English Electric
1968Renumbered as 603
As EE Boat 603
1968Renumbered from existing tram (228)
1976Shipped to Philadelphia for the USA Bicentenial celebrations. Repainted and regauged.
1978Returned to Blackpool and stored at Blundell Street Depot
1982Transferred to Rigby Road and stored
1985Sold to the San Francisco Railway Museum
1976Preserved

Models of Class


OO/HO Card Kit
by Pete Watson

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