Twin Car Trailer
Source:Renumbered from existing tram (T5) in 1968
Fate:Stored as part of the C Fleet at Rigby Road
Owner:Blackpool Transport Services Ltd / Blackpool Heritage Trust

Tram Details

Class Details

Motor Coach
Built: 1935 (Converted for trailer operation 1958 - 1961)
Built By: English Electric
Seating: 56
Seating Type: Swing over seats
Controllers: EE Z4
Trucks: EE Equal wheel bogies with 4ft wheelbase
Motors: EE 305 HP 57 x2
Brakes: Westinghouse air wheel, hand wheel, rheostatic
Current Collector: Pantograph

Built: 1960
Built by: Metro Cammell
Seating: 66
Trucks: Maley and Taunton 27 inch equal wheel bogies with 5 ft 6 inch wheel base
Controller and Brakes as per Motor Coach

As Twin Car Trailer T5
1960Built by Metro Cammell
1968Renumbered as 685
As Twin Car Trailer 685
1968Renumbered from existing tram (T5)
Stored as part of the C Fleet

Models of Class

OO/HO Card Kits
by Pete Watson