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by Tony Young

Free eBook Tramways in Rochdale : steam, electric and metrolink. download ISBN: 0948106344
Author: Tony Young
Publisher: Light Rail Transit Association (2008)
Language: English
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A third rail is a method of providing electric power to a railway locomotive or train, through a semi-continuous rigid conductor placed alongside or between the rails of a railway track. A third rail is a method of providing electric power to a railway locomotive or train, through a semi-continuous rigid conductor placed alongside or between the rails of a railway track. Third rail systems are always supplied from direct current electricity; the third-rail system of electrification is unrelated to the third rail used in dual gauge railways.

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A tram is a rail vehicle that runs on tramway tracks along public urban streets; some include segments of segregated right-of-way. The lines or networks operated by tramcars are called tramways. Historically the term electric street railways was also used in the United States. In the United States, the term tram has sometimes been used for rubber-tired trackless trains, which are unrelated to other kinds of trams. Light rail, light rail transit(LRT), tram or fast tram is a form of tramway or urban rail transit, using rolling stock, that constitutes a form of tram.

People in Rochdale will have the best of both worlds: inter-regional and local rail services, and local tram services," he said

The . mile (. km) expansion of the Oldham and Shaw line terminates at Rochdale Railway Station. The service has seen the creation of new stops at Newhey, Milnrow, Kingsway Business Park and Newbold "People in Rochdale will have the best of both worlds: inter-regional and local rail services, and local tram services," he said. The line was due to open in 2012, but was delayed due to problems with a tram management system.