Perth Corporation Tramways



Owner Perth Corporation
Took over 7th October 1903 (Perth and District Tramways [horse])
Operator Perth Corporation
First electric route 31st October 1905
Closed 19th January 1929
Length 5.01 miles
Gauge 3ft 6ins

Button description Title ('Perth Corporation Tramways : Pro Rege Lege et Grege') in halved ribbon, surrounding arms (shield with a lamb and pennant) in front of a double-headed eagle. The latin motto translates as: 'For King, Law and People'
Materials known Silver plate(?)
Button Line reference [None]

Comments The double-headed eagle from the arms of Perth seems distinctly Germanic, though it was in fact also used by the MacDonalds of the Isles.