Heaton Park Tramway

Heaton Park Tramway The Heaton Park Tramway is a heritage tramway running old trams as a visitor attraction in Heaton Park, Manchester.HistoryShortly after Heaton Park was bought by Manchester Corporation the tramway was extended into the park and the first tram arrived on 31 May 1903, bringing visitors from Manchester.

By 1934 buses were taking over from trams and the tramway was disconnected from the main system and covered in tarmac for use by buses.The Manchester Transport Museum Society (MTMS) was founded in 1961 with the aim of creating a museum in which to exhibit the society's collection for public display. It was decided that Heaton Park would be a suitable site for the museum and proposals were made to

By 1934 buses were taking over from trams and the tramway was disconnected from the main system and covered in tarmac for use by buses.The Manchester Transport Museum Society (MTMS) was founded in 1961 with the aim of creating a museum in which to exhibit the society's collection for public display. It was decided that Heaton Park would be a suitable site for the museum and proposals were made to

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