THE GS TRAM SITE

FRIBOURG - FREIBURG

SCHWEIZ / SUISSE / SVIZZERA / SVIZRA - SWITZERLAND

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14 Dec. 1948

The system at its maximum extent.




SCHWEIZ / SUISSE / SVIZZERA / SVIZRA - SWITZERLAND

BASEL

BERN / BERNE

FRIBOURG / FREIBURG

GENÈVE / GENEVA

LAUSANNE

LUZERN / LUCERNE

NEUCHÂTEL

ZÜRICH


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Fribourg 1948 tram map

ROUTES

TRAM ROUTES

Operator: Tramways de Fribourg (TF), predecessor of Transports publics Fribourgeois (TPF)

  1 Tilleul - Schoenberg
  2 Tilleul - Gare - Charmettes
  3 Tilleul - Cimetière
  4 Tilleul - Gare - Vignettaz / Hôpital
  5 Tilleul - Viaduc de Grandfey

FUNICULAR ROUTE

NStP Neuveville - Saint Pierre


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramways - 6.7 km.
  • Funicular - 121 m.


HISTORY

  • Tramways: 27 July 1897 - 31 March 1965.
  • Funicular: 4 Feb. 1899 - today.

GAUGE

  • Tramways: 1000 mm.
  • Funiculars: 1200 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Buckley, R.J. Tramways and Light Railways of Switzerland and Austria. Milton Keynes (England): Light Rail Transit Association, 1st ed., 1984.
  • Buckley, R.J. Tramways and Light Railways of Switzerland and Austria. Milton Keynes (England): Light Rail Transit Association, 2nd ed., 2000.
  • Eisenbahnatlas Schweiz / Railatlas Suisse. Köln (Germany): Schweers + Wall, 2004.
  • Jacques, P.J. "The tramways of Fribourg (Switzerland)", The Modern Tramway, July 1961 (24:283), p.261-263.

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