ELECTRICAL TRAMWAYS: THE BESSBROOK AND NEWRY TRAMWAY. (INCLUDES PLATE AND APPENDIX).
- Author: E HOPKINSON
- Source: Minutes of the Proceedings, Volume 91, Issue 1888, 01 January 1888 , pages 193 –217
Proceedings.] HOPKINSON ON THE BESSBROOK AND NEWRY TRAMWAY. 193 (Paper No. 2266.) "Electrical Tramways : the Bessbrook and Newry Tramway." By EDWARD HOPKINSON, D.Sc., Assoc. N INST.C.E. M.'A., . ALTHOUGH subject the application electricity to the of of locomotion has been much discussed during the last few years, comparatively few attemptshave been made atitspractical realization. The first electrical tramway intheUnited Kingdom, constructed between Portrushand Bushmills, in the north of Ireland,was opened for traffic i n October, 1883, and has since been extended...