Tram rail

Description
This is a fragment of the track from the Exeter tram line. Trams ran on cast iron rails, thinner in section than those used in railways, but with more pronounced flanges which engaged with the undercarriage of the tram.
Accession Loan No.
86/2001/1
Simple Name
rail
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Archaeology
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
tram rail
Material
iron
Period Classification
Edwardian (1901-1914); World War I (1914-1918); Inter War (1918-1939)
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1905
Production Year High
1931
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:48
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:31

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