SK3454 : Tramway Museum, Crich

taken 40 years ago, near to Whatstandwell, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Tramway Museum, Crich
Tramway Museum, Crich
This tram comes from Prague, which is now in the Czech Republic. The tram (No. 180) was donated to the TMS by the Prague authorities, but had to be collected from Prague, so a group of TMS members accompanied the low-loader that was sent across Europe to get the tram. But this was 1968, the year of the Prague Spring, and the party only just made it (with the tram) to the border, hours before the Russian troups entered the country and forbade any movement in or out.
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Date Taken
Monday, 11 April, 1977   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 23 September, 2009
Category
Trams   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 345 549 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.4446N 1:29.1784W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 345 549
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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