THE GS TRAM SITE

VANCOUVER

BRITISH COLUMBIA, CANADA

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1952


Vancouver tram map 1952

INSET: DOWNTOWN VANCOUVER

Vancouver downtown tram map 1952


ROUTES

Operator: British Columbia Electric Railway Company (BCER)

URBAN STREETCAR ROUTES (VANCOUVER)

  1 18th & Commercial - Commercial - Venables - Clarke - Hastings & Clarke
  3 50th & Main - Main - Hastings - Richards (back: Cambie) - Robson
14 Robson - Richards (back: Granville) - Hastings - Kootenay Loop

INTERURBAN ROUTES

A1 Hastings & Carrall - Central Park (Burnaby) - New Westminster
A2 Hastings & Carrall - Burnaby Lake - New Westminster
A4 Marpole - Richmond - Steveston
A5 Marpole - New Westminster

The following routes ceased operation between 1952 and 1955:


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH



HISTORY

GAUGE

TRAM PRESERVATION

The Transit Museum Society runs vintage interurban streetcars between Granville Island and Science World on weekends and holidays during the summer months. A demonstration service by modern trams from Europe was run on the same line during the 2010 Winter Olympics held in Vancouver.


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