Wolverhampton Tramways Company



Owner Wolverhampton Tramways Company Limited
Opened 1st May 1878 (horse)
Operator Wolverhampton Tramways Company Limited
Taken over 1st May 1900 (Wolverhampton Corporation Tramways) - lines within Wolverhampton corporation boundary
Taken over 1st May 1900 (British Electric Traction Company Limited) - lines outside the boundary, subsequently reopened as the Wolverhampton District Electric Tramways
Operator British Electric Traction Company Limited
Closed 2nd June 1900 - subsequently reopened as the Wolverhampton District Electric Tramways, a wholly owned subsidiary of the BET
Length 8.69 miles
Gauge 4ft 8½ins

Button description Uniforms not worn

Comments Surviving photographs indicate that drivers and conductors wore informal but smart attire (see link); it is therefore highly unlikely that marked buttons ever existed.