Barnsley and District Tramways



Owner Barnsley and District Electric Traction Company (a subsidiary of the British Electric Traction Company Limited - BETCo)
Opened 31st October 1902 (electric)
Operator Barnsley and District Electric Traction Company
Company name changed 1919 (Barnsley and District Traction Company)
Closed
3rd September 1930
Length 3.06 miles
Gauge 4ft 8½ins

Button description
Wheel, magnet and electrical flashes
Materials known Brass; nickel; chrome; black (vulcanite)
Button Line reference [113/16]

Comment
Photos show uniformed staff wearing the standard 'BETCo' 'Magnet and Wheel' cap badge, and they undoubtedly wore the standard 'BETCo' buttons as well.