Keighley Corporation Tramways



Owner Keighly Corporation
Took over (track) 25th November 1896 (Keighley Tramways [horse - 4ft])
Operator (lessee) Keighley Tramways Company Ltd
Took over (operation) 21st September 1901
First electric route 12th October 1904
Closed 17th December 1924 (first local authority to do so)
Length 3.44 miles
Gauge 4ft 8½ins

Button description Title (‘Keighley Corporation Tramways’) surrounding arms (shield with three stags heads surmounted by helmet, garlands and a dragon's head entwined by a serpent) all above motto: 'By Worth'
Materials known Brass; nickel
Button Line reference [113/36]