Llandudno & Colwyn Bay Electric Railway Ltd. Tram Plans (copies)

Scope and Content

Includes Five plans:

1)

Model: Ex Bournemouth Open Top Bogie Tramcar Nos 7-15.

Drawing Number: L7/2

Date drawn: 12th Aug 1944

Re-drawn: n/a

Traced: 10th Apr 1957

Scale: 3/8" = 1 foot

Designed by: E. Thorton, Bradford 9

Built by: Brush Electrical Engg. Co. Ltd.

Purchased from: Bournemouth Corp. 1936

2)

Model: Semi-Convertible Single Deck 4 Wheel Tramcar Nos 15-18

Drawing Number: L7/5

Date drawn: 25 Jan 1952

Re-drawn: n/a

Traced: n/a

Scale: 3/5" = 1 foot

Designed by: E. Thornton Bradford 9

Built by: English Electric Co. Preston

Purchased from: Not available

3)

Model: Not available

Drawing Number: L7/6

Date drawn: 1st Aug 1978

Re-drawn: n/a

Traced: n/a

Scale: not available

Designed by: Not available

Built by: Geo. F. Milnes & Co, Salop

Purchased from: Bournemouth Corp.

4)

Model: Open Crossbench Car No 22

Drawing Number: L7/4

Date drawn: 1954

Re-drawn: 30th July 1978

Traced: n/a

Scale: 3/4" = 1 Foot

Designed by: E. Thornton, Henstridge

Built by: English Electric Co. Ltd. Preston 1921

Purchased from: Not available

5)

Model: Ex Accrington

Drawing Number: L7/1

Date drawn: 15th Sep 1944

Re-drawn: 16th Jan 1974

Traced: n/a

Scale: 3/8" = 1 Foot

Designed by: E. Thornton, Sherborne. Dorset

Built by: Brush Electrical Engg. Co. Ltd. 1921

Purchased from: Accrington Corporation

Administrative / Biographical History

Copies of plans held at the Tramway Museum, Crich, Derbyshire.

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E. Thornton