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Removal of Tram Lines, Reading

Photograph from Reading Chronicle Collection - April 1940

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A scene in London Street, Reading where the tram lines were removed.

A scene in London Street, Reading where the tram lines were removed. They had fallen into disuse in the 1930s due to the arrival of the trolleybus, a far more modern and efficient way of travelling.

This photograph was taken for the Berkshire Chronicle but was not published.

Museum object number REDMG : 1980.36.A373.8

See related topic: Reading Chronicle