A Century of New South Wales Tramcars

Volume Three

The Electric Era 1908 to 1961

by Ian Saxon, from the records of Norm Chinn and Ken McCarthy


New from the Sydney Tramway Museum, this collector’s book effectively completes a series
that began in 1962. It gives information on the 1285 passenger-carrying trams built from
1908 onwards and which continued in use until the final closure of the Sydney system in 1961.

Details of each type of tram – design, construction and operation

  • Tabulated data for every individual tram
  • 224 pages, art paper, A4 hardback
  • More than 200 black-and-white and colour photographs, and 41 drawings, diagrams and maps

Available from:

Click here to order online from the Sydney Tramway Museum

Regular price $75 over the counter.