Cardiff Tramways Company Limited



Owner Cardiff Tramways Company Limited (a subsidiary of the Provincial Tramways Company Limited)
Opened
12th July 1872 (horse)
Operator Cardiff Tramways Company Limited
Taken over 1st January 1902 (Cardiff Corporation Tramways)
Length 6.31 miles
Gauge 4ft 8½ins

Button description Elaborate script initials (‘CTCL’)
Materials known Brass
Button Line reference [113/22]

Comment The Provincial Group (Provincial Tramways Company Limited) was established in 1872 in London and at various times, also owned the following companies: General Tramways Company of Portsmouth; Gosport and Fareham Tramways; Gosport Street Tramways Company; Great Grimsby Street Tramways; Landport and Southsea Tramways Company; London Southern Tramways; Plymouth, Stonehouse and Devonport Tramways; Portsdown and Horndean Light Railway; Portsmouth (Borough), Kingston, Fratton and Southsea Tramways Company; and the Portsmouth Street Tramways Company.