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Edinburgh Trams
New logo of Edinburgh Trams.png
Edinburgh Park Central tram stop.jpg
Owerview
TeepTramway
StatusUnner construction
LocaleEdinburgh, Scotland
TerminiYork Place
Edinburgh Airport
Stations16
Services1
Wabsteidwww.edinburghtrams.com
Operation
Appent31 Mey 2014
AwnerTransport for Edinburgh
Operator(s)Edinburgh Trams Limited
Depot(s)Gogar depot
Rowin stock27 CAF trams
Technical
Line lenth14 kilometres (8.7 mi)
Track gauge1,435 mm (4 ft 8 12 in) staundart gauge
Electrification750 V DC OHLE
Operatin speed70 km/h (43 mph) off-street
Edinburgh Trams route map

Edinburgh Trams is a tramway unnergangin preliminary testin in Edinburgh, Scotland. The first phase o the project consists of a sixteen-station, 14-kilometre (8.7 mi) link atween York Place in New Town an Edinburgh Airport.[1][2][3]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Edinburgh bus station to remain open during tram works". News centre. City of Edinburgh. 14 September 2012. Retrieved 17 September 2013. The tramline will have 16 tram stops along its 14 km route, 12 bridges, one underpass and a state-of-the-art depot and control room
  2. "The tram service – About the service and the project". City of Edinburgh Council. Archived frae the oreeginal on 28 August 2013. Retrieved 17 September 2013.
  3. "Tram adds York Place stop to lure extra passengers". The Scotsman. 29 November 2011. Retrieved 10 April 2012.