Chester Corporation Tramways



Owner Chester Corporation
Took over
1st January 1902 (Chester Tramways Company [horse])
Closed 1st January 1903 - for electrification
Opened 16th April 1903 (electric)
Operator Chester Corporation
Closed
15th February 1930
Length 3.58 miles
Gauge 3ft 6ins

Button description
Title (‘City of Chester') within a rim, surrounding arms (stylised shield with three wheatsheaves and a sword), surmounted by a vertical sword
Materials known Nickel; chrome
Button Line reference [None]

Comment A photo of a Chester Corporation Tramways Great War conductress (see link), has survived, and magnification of the image suggests that the identification above is indeed correct.