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Much excitement today (for me :) ) as road resurfacing works have exposed the tram tracks turning off Staniforth Road to the old terminus - hopefully more to come as the work progresses!

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Don't think the ordinary rails were manganese, the cast parts of the junctions were and that's why these were recovered, they had scrap value.

I think the standard rails were ordinary steel

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Waterside Echo

Much excitement today (for me :) ) as road resurfacing works have exposed the tram tracks turning off Staniforth Road to the old terminus - hopefully more to come as the work progresses!

A pocket full of pennies was our passport to a Saturday's adventure in the 1950's. A morning at the pictures then a ride on the trams all afternoon. Sheer bliss, all for around half a crown. W/E.

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