|Ex London Transport tram 1858 is seen in a field at Chessington Zoo
on 21 February 1960. Where it stayed for six years. Car 1858 was privately
purchased from LT by Peter Davis, who wanted to make sure a more modern
car was to be preserved as a museum piece. London Transport were to keep
two older cars for their museum.
You may like to visit Geoff Banisters own website which includes
Aspects of Exmore, & Transport of delight.
|The same car after rescue is seen at the East Anglia Transport Museum,
at Carlton Colville, near Felixstowe. The car has been fully restored to
working order, and gives rides on the museums track during the summer months.
This view taken on 22 July 2001.
Photograph. John King.
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