THE GS TRAM SITE

KOŠICE

(In Hungarian: Kassa)

SLOVENSKO – SLOVAKIA

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1993




SLOVENSKO - SLOVAKIA

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KOŠICE


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Kosice tram map 1993




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: Dopravný podnik Kosice (DPB)

URBAN TRAM ROUTES

  1 Štadión – Legionárske nám. – Hotel Strojár – Pri ZŤS – Krásna
  2 Štadión – Legionárske nám. – Železničná stanica (Railway Station)
  3 Železničná stanica (Railway Station) – Hotel Strojár – Pri ZŤS – Krásna
  4 Štadión – Legionárske nám. – Hotel Strojár – Pri ZŤS – Barca
  5 Amfiteáter - Moldavská - Pri ZŤS – Krásna
  6 Múzeum - Amfiteáter - Moldavská - Legionárske nám. – Železničná stanica (Railway Station)
  7 Solovjovova - Legionárske nám. – Hotel Strojár – Pri ZŤS – Krásna
  8 Amfiteáter - Moldavská - Pri ZŤS – Barca
  9 Štadión – Amfiteáter - Moldavská - Pri ZŤS – Krásna
R1 Železničná stanica (Railway Station) - Legionárske nám. – Moldavská - Východoslovenské železiarne (VSŽ) (East Slovakia Steelworks)
R2 Krásna – Pri ZŤS – Moldavská - Východoslovenské železiarne (VSŽ) (East Slovakia Steelworks) [Does not run after 14:30 on weekdays, or at all on weekends]
R3 Štadión – Amfiteáter – Moldavská - Východoslovenské železiarne (VSŽ) (East Slovakia Steelworks)

Weekday high-peak routes (5:05-5:35 and 14:05-14:35) run between Východoslovenské železiarne (VSŽ) (East Slovakia Steelworks) and Solovjova (R4), Hotel Strojár (R5), Moldavská Depot (R6), Amfiteáter (R7) and Barca (R8), respectively. These routes are not shown on the map.



CHARACTERISTICS OF THE SYSTEM

NETWORK LENGTH

  • Tramway: 33.6 km.


HISTORY

  • Horse trams: 14 Nov. 1891 - 1914.
  • Steam trams: 1896 - 1913.
  • Urban electric trams: 28 Feb. 1914 - today.

GAUGE

  • Urban trams: 1435 mm.

SOURCES

PRINT

  • Lehnhart, H. & Jeanmaire, C. Tramway systems of Eastern Europe II. Villigen AG (Switzerland): Verlag Eisenbahn, 1977.
  • Linek, J. "The tramways of Czechoslovakia [Košice]", Light Rail and Modern Tramway.Oct. 1993 (56: 670), p.255-257.

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