Story: Suburbs

Electric tram, around 1920 (2nd of 4)

Electric tram, around 1920

Powered by overhead electric wires and running on tracks set into the roadway, a tram heads into Auckland from the suburb of Mt Eden.

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Mark Derby, 'Suburbs - The role of transport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/25056/electric-tram-around-1920 (accessed 23 September 2021)

Story by Mark Derby, published 11 Mar 2010