THE GS TRAM SITE

FIRENZE - FLORENCE

ITALIA - ITALY

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14 Feb. 2010

(Up-to-date)

The new Florence tram line on the date of its inauguration.




ITALIA - ITALY

FIRENZE - FLORENCE

MILANO - MILAN

ROMA - ROME

TORINO - TURIN


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Florence tram

Florence 2010 tram map



I created the above map by overlaying an OpenStreetMap (OSM) map with my own data. Copyright on the OSM map is © OpenStreetMap & Contributors, licensed under a CC-BY-SA (Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 licence).

Please note that the OSM map used as a template for this map corresponds to the situation at the time the map was downloaded and may show features that did not exist at the time the GS Tram Site is supposed to show. In particular, it may show bridges and highways that were built later.

ROUTES


Operator: GEST (Gestione del Servizio Tramviario)

URBAN TRAM ROUTE

T1 Stazione Santa Maria Novella - Porta al Prato - Batoni - Lupi di Toscana - Villa Costanza


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramways: 7.4 km.


HISTORY

  • Urban tramways (first-generation): (horse-drawn:) 5 Apr. 1879 - 1898; (electric): 1898 - 20 Jan. 1958.
  • Urban tramways (second-generation): 14 Feb. 2010 - today.
  • Suburban tramway (Firenze-Poggio - Caiano/Prato): (horse-drawn): 5 May 1880 - ?; (steam:) 23 Nov. 1879 - ?; (electric:) 17 Jan. 1897 - 28 Oct. 1931.

GAUGE

  • Urban tramways: 1435 mm.
  • Suburban tramway: 1445 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Pulling, N. "Florence trams are another renaissance", Tramways & Urban Transit, Aug. 2010 (73: 872), p.292-294.

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