THE GS TRAM SITE

札幌 – SAPPORO

日本 – JAPAN

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1971




日本 - JAPAN

岐阜 - GIFU

函館 - HAKODATE

広島 - HIROSHIMA

京都 - KYŌTO

名古屋 - NAGOYA

大阪 - ŌSAKA

札幌 - SAPPORO

東京 - TŌKYŌ

横浜 – YOKOHAMA


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Sapporo tram map – 1971



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ABBREVIATIONS

Ma マルイ前 (Marui-mae) Su すすきの (Susukino)
Mi 三越前 (Mitsukoshi-mae)      

TRAM ROUTES

Operator: Sapporo City Transportation Bureau

  1 一条橋 (Ichijōbashi) – マルイ前 (Marui-mae) - 医大病院前 (Idai-Byōin-mae [Medical University Hospital]) - 円山公園 (Maruyama Kōen [Maruyama Park])
  2 北 24条 (Kita 24-jō) - 札幌駅 (Sapporo Eki [Sapporo Station]) - 三越前 (Mitsukoshi-mae) - すすきの (Susukino) - 静修学園前 (Seishūgakuen-mae) - 教育大学前 (Kyōiku-Daigaku-mae [Hokkaido University of Education])
  3 医大病院前 (Idai-Byōin-mae [Medical University Hospital]) - 札幌駅 (Sapporo Eki [Sapporo Station]) - 三越前 (Mitsukoshi-mae) - すすきの (Susukino) - 豊平8丁目 (Toyohira 8-chōme)
  4 苗穂駅前 (Naebo-Eki-mae [Naebo Station]) - 三越前 (Mitsukoshi-mae) - すすきの (Susukino) - 静修学園前 (Seishūgakuen-mae)
  7 新琴似駅前 (Shin-Kotoni-Eki-mae [New Kotoni Station]) - 北 24条 (Kita 24-jō) - 札幌駅 (Sapporo Eki [Sapporo Station]) - 三越前 (Mitsukoshi-mae) - すすきの (Susukino)
  8 三越前 (Mitsukoshi-mae) - すすきの (Susukino) - 静修学園前 (Seishūgakuen-mae) - 教育大学前 (Kyōiku-Daigaku-mae [Hokkaido University of Education]) - すすきの (Susukino) - マルイ前 (Marui-mae)


CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Urban tramways: 25 km.


HISTORY

  • Horse-drawn tramways: 1 May 1910 - 1918?
  • Electric tramways: 1918 - today
  • Diesel trams: 1963 -1967
  • Metro: 16 Dec. 1971 - today

GAUGE

  • Tramways: 1067 mm.
  • Metro: Rubber-tired (no rails)

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Demery, L.W., Forty, R., DeGroote, R. and Higgins, J.W. Electric railways of Japan - Vol.1: Tokyo & Northern Japan. Milton Keynes: Light Rail Transit Association, 1983.
  • 札幌市電が走る街・今昔 (City quarters through which Sapporo's tramways run - Past and present) Tokyo: JTB, 2012.

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