Wallasey Council / Corporation Tramways



Owner Wallasey Urban District Council
Took over 1st April 1901 (Wallasey United Tramway and Omnibus Company Ltd [horse])
Operator Wallasey Urban District Council
First electric route 17th March 1902
Named changed 1910 to Wallasey Corporation, following the town's elevation to borough status
Closed 30th November 1933
Length 12.06 miles
Gauge 4ft 8½ins

Button description (Pattern 1) Title (‘Wallasey Council Tramways’) around outer rim, surrounding plain monogram of letters: 'WCT'
Materials known Brass
Button Line reference [None]

Button description (Pattern 2)
Title (‘Wallasey Corporation Tramways’) in circlet, surrounding arms (shield with ship, a bugle horn and three wheatsheaves, surmounted by a helmet, garlands, and dolphin entwining a trident)
Materials known Nickel
Button Line reference [114/77]