Glasgows Last Tram

Glasgows Last Tram The "last tram restoration project" aims to restore Glasgow Coronation Tram, No. 1245 built in 1939. Restoration started in 2011, at Summerly Transport Mus

Glasgow's Last Tram

The Restoration Of Glasgow 1245

The Project Is About The Restoration Of Glasgow Tram 1245 Located At Summerlee Museum In Coatbridge

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We are excited to announce the launch of our new official website for the 1245 restoration project!Keep up to date with ...
16/04/2019
Glasgow's Last Tram

We are excited to announce the launch of our new official website for the 1245 restoration project!

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https://glasgowslasttram.net

The "last tram restoration project" aims to restore Glasgow Coronation Tram, No. 1245 built in 1939. The project is undertaken at Summerlee Transport Museum, Coatbridge.

Glasgows Last Tram
19/03/2019

Glasgows Last Tram

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo
19/03/2019

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo

05/01/2016

Glasgow's Last Tram
The restoration of tram 1245
part of the Summerlee Transport Group
Contact E-Mail: [email protected]
Address: Glasgows Last Tram,
Summerlee Transport Group,
Summerlee Museum,
Heritage Way,
Coatbridge,
Lanarkshire,
ML5 1QD

Work begins on replacing upper and lower deck flooring now that the repairs to the frame are complete.
24/06/2015

Work begins on replacing upper and lower deck flooring now that the repairs to the frame are complete.

Work begins on replacing upper and lower deck flooring now that the repairs to the frame are complete.

March Update
23/03/2015

March Update

Timeline Photos
23/03/2015

Timeline Photos

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo
22/02/2015

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo
19/12/2014

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo

Christmas update on 19/12/2014#glasgowslasttram
19/12/2014

Christmas update on 19/12/2014

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Photographs provided by Ross Stewart when Ross, Keith and Marian visited summerlee museum in October 2014#glasgowslasttr...
12/11/2014

Photographs provided by Ross Stewart when Ross, Keith and Marian visited summerlee museum in October 2014

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1245 photo update 1/10/14 - 14/10/14
14/10/2014

1245 photo update 1/10/14 - 14/10/14

1245 photo update 1/10/14 - 14/10/14

Checking overhead lines heights for tram 1245p.s. the overhed power was off
29/05/2014

Checking overhead lines heights for tram 1245

p.s. the overhed power was off

1245 at East Anglia Transport Museum
19/04/2014

1245 at East Anglia Transport Museum

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo
16/04/2014

Glasgows Last Tram's cover photo

1245 in passenger service in  Glasgow, United Kingdom during the 1950's
16/04/2014

1245 in passenger service in Glasgow, United Kingdom during the 1950's

work done on Tuesday 18th march 2014
18/03/2014

work done on Tuesday 18th march 2014

work done on Tuesday 18th march 2014

work done on Tuesday 4th march 2014
06/03/2014

work done on Tuesday 4th march 2014

work done on Tuesday 4th march 2014

uncollected fares box off 1245
26/02/2014

uncollected fares box off 1245

1245 commutator and rotor before and after refurbishment at Torishima, Coatbridge
26/02/2014

1245 commutator and rotor before and after refurbishment at Torishima, Coatbridge

1245 commutator and rotor before and after refurbishment at Torishima, Coatbridge

Glasgow Coronation Tram At Riverside Museumthis is what Glasgows Last Tram "1245" will look like when restored
13/02/2014

Glasgow Coronation Tram At Riverside Museum
this is what Glasgows Last Tram "1245" will look like when restored

Glasgow Coronation Tram At Riverside Museum
this is what Glasgows Last Tram "1245" will look like when restored

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09/02/2014

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09/02/2014

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Address

Heritage Way
Coatbridge
ML5 1QD

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Glasgow's Last Tram The restoration of tram 1245 This tram was built in 1939 by Glasgow Corporation Transport in Coplawhill Works. This tram ran through Coatbridge and went out of service passenger service in 1962 and was used to move trams to be scraped until 1963 when the tram was sold and moved about the country for several years. in 2002 it arrived at Summerlee and work started to restore the tram in 2011. during the summer of 2012 the trucks were moved to the museum workshop and 8/11/2013 the bottom part of the tram was moved to the museum workshop for restoration.

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The "last tram restoration project" aims to restore Glasgow Coronation Tram, No. 1245 built in 1939. Restoration started in 2011, at Summerly Transport Museum where our volunteer team workshop is based.

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