The Anonymous Widower

Trams Without Wires

This set of pictures, shows trams running in the city centre and the unique ground level power system called APS.

APS or a system like it, should have been used in Edinburgh to avoid putting up unsightly wires.

December 12, 2013 - Posted by | Transport | , ,

3 Comments »

  1. […] They are larger beasts than typically and in the city centre they run using a ground current collection system, so that there are no unsightly wires. […]

    Pingback by Bordeaux’s Trams « The Anonymous Widower | December 17, 2013 | Reply

  2. […] you don’t really want tram wires all over the place! But then Bordeaux’s trams are trams without wires. Surely the trams in Edinburgh should have been designed without […]

    Pingback by Trams and The Place De La Bourse « The Anonymous Widower | December 17, 2013 | Reply

  3. […] But I did love those wireless trams! […]

    Pingback by Would I Go Back To Bordeaux? « The Anonymous Widower | December 19, 2013 | Reply


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