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Round the world by trolleybus

Round the world by trolleybus

a pictorial review of the world trolleybus scene

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Published by Trolleybooks in Strood .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trolley buses -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Alan Murray.
    ContributionsMurray, Alan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL232
    The Physical Object
    Pagination52p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19855344M
    ISBN 100904235076
    OCLC/WorldCa16606401

    A trolleybus (also known as trolley bus, trolley coach, trackless trolley, trackless tram or simply trolley) is a bus which runs on gets its power for the electric motors that drive the wheels from a pair of power lines above the street.. On the roof of the bus are two "trolley poles" from which electric current flows between the wires and the bus. Urban Transit book; Trolleybus News from around the world No onboard fuel to cause pollution Currently available Trolleybuses The trolleybus - the only % zero emission, % electric full service bus available pure electric at better than half the cost of a tram.

    - Trolleybuses first came to London in a small way, being introduced in by London United Tramways. When the Second World War brought development to a halt, London Transport had an operational fleet of 1, trolleybuses - by far the largest fleet in the world. Ken Blacker wrote the very first Capital Transport book 'Trolleybus' in and has now produced this very detailed. The World is Round book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Stringer, an unsociable drifter, joins an expidition to a world c /5(7).

    Italian Trolleybuses Abroad pages, in Italian and English, this encyclopedic volume covers the fascinating story of the many Italian trolleybuses exported to the world between and images show that contribution to trolleybus history; and over 20 maps show where the trolleybuses operated. £38 + postage. When the Second World War brought development to a halt, London Transport had an operational fleet of 1, trolleybuses – by far the largest fleet in the world. Ken Blacker wrote the very first Capital Transport book ‘Trolleybus’ in and has now produced this very detailed definitive history of .


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