THE GS TRAM SITE

WINNIPEG

MANITOBA, CANADA

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1 Apr. 1941




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Winnipeg tram map



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ROUTES

Operator: Winnipeg Electric Company

17 Portage North City Limits - Main St. - Portage Av. - Polo Park
21 Portage North City Limits - Main St. - Portage Av. - Deer Lodge
22 North Main Deer Lodge - Portage Av. - Main St. - North City Limits
26 North Main Deer Lodge - Portage Av. - Main St. - Kildonan Park
32* Morse Place Broadway & Main - [Main St.] [Back: Broadway - Donald St. - Princess St. - Logan Av.] - Main St. - Redwood Av. - Elmwood - Morse Place
35 Academy Road St. Anne's Rd. / St. Mary's Rd - St. Mary's Rd - Main St. - Portage Av. - Memorial Blvd. - Broadway - Sherbrook St. - Academy Rd. - Doncaster
36* Kildonan Broadway & Main - [Broadway - Donald St. - Princess St. - Logan Av.] [Back: Main St.] - Main St. - Redwood Av. - Henderson Hwy. - John Back Loop
37 Academy Road St. Anne's Rd. / St. Mary's Rd - St. Mary's Rd - Main St. - Portage Av. - Memorial Blvd. - Broadway - Sherbrook St. - Academy Rd. - Roblin Blvd. - City Park
57 St. Anne's City Park - Roblin Blvd. - Academy Rd. - Sherbrook St. - Broadway - Memorial Blvd. - Portage Av. - Main St. - St. Mary's Rd. - St. Anne's Rd.
59 St. Mary's City Park - Roblin Blvd. - Academy Rd. - Sherbrook St. - Broadway - Memorial Blvd. - Portage Av. - Main St. - St. Mary's Rd.
82 Corydon Lorette Av. - Stafford Av. - Academy Rd. - Sherbrook St. - Portage Av. - Main St. - Broadway - Osborne St. - Corydon Av. - Wilton St.
83 Stafford Wilton St. - Corydon Av. - Osborne St. - Broadway - Main St. - Portage Av. - Sherbrook St. - Acedmy Rd. - Stafford Av. - Lorette Av.
90* Park Line - McGregor University - Pembina Hwy. - Osborne St. - Memorial Blvd. - Portage Av. - Main St. - Selkirk Av. - McGregor St. - Luxton Av.
96* Park Line - Selkirk University - Pembina Hwy. - Osborne St. - Memorial Blvd. - Portage Av. - Main St. - Selkirk Av. - McPhillips St.

Note: Most streetcar routes in Winnipeg were unidirectional. Only routes 32, 36, 90 and 96, marked above with an asterisk (*), went in both directions.



CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Streetcar lines: ? km.


HISTORY

  • Urban streetcars: (Horse-drawn): 20 Oct. 1882 - 1893; (Electric): 28 Jan. 1891 - 19 Sept. 1955
  • Interurban streetcars: (Suburban Rapid Transit Co., Winnipeg-Headingly): 3 Dec. 1903 - 16 Sept. 1935; (Winnipeg, Selkirk & Lake Winnipeg Railway Co., Winnipeg - Selkirk / Stonewall): 29 Aug. 1904 - 30 Apr. 1939

GAUGE

  • (Horse-drawn streetcars line): 5'6 1/2" (1689 mm.); (Electric streetcars:) 1435 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Baker, J.E. Winnipeg's electric transit: The story of Winnipeg's streetcars and trolley buses. Toronto: Railfare Enterprises, 1982.

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