Croydon Tramlink

A Definitive History

Gareth David

Croydon Tramlink is a new history about the network linking Wimbledon with Croydon in South London.

This is the first full history of this fascinating tramway, which is about to celebrate its twentieth anniversary of opening.
Date Published :
June 2020
Publisher :
Pen and Sword
Illustration :
200 color & black and white illustrations, maps, track diagrams and timetables
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Binding : Hardback
ISBN : 9781526719539
Pages : 200
Dimensions : 11 X 8.5 inches
Stock Status : In stock
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$49.95

Overview
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Croydon Tramlink is a new history about the network linking Wimbledon with Croydon in South London.

This is the first full history of this fascinating tramway, which is about to celebrate its twentieth anniversary of opening.

The book looks at the political, economic and social aspects of the network, as well as the mechanical history of the system.

The tramway has been an important aspect in rejuvenating the Croydon area and improving transport links in an area lacking underground lines.

About The Author
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Gareth DAVID is a lifelong transport enthusiast who has been following railways and transport photography for most of his adult life. He trained as a journalist and helped to launch Open Access Operator Grand Central Railway Company. Gareth is also a volunteer on the Mid Hants Railway, where he works as a booking clerk. This is his second book for Pen and Sword Publishing. Gareth writes a blog www.railwayworld.net

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