BTM Collection Record

btm3318i

 

BTM Reg. Number

 

4636

Physical Description

 

Dyeline print of a drawing.

Summary

 

Dyeline print of SEC drawing No. (VB14)/8757/2, title "Signalling System for Gardens Route", shows the detailed arrangements proposed for the Forest City Signaling system along the Gardens route from Mill St loop in Drummond St Nth through to Victoria Park loop in Sturt St West.

Also shows the unsignalled sections, Ripon St and Sturt St west and between Gardens North and Gardens South loop where tramcars could be visually seen. The South Gardens Loop was a parking loop not a regular passing loop, though there are photos of trams crossing at this loop.

Drawn 22/7/1937 and signed of by Manager BES&T, H. N. Hornabrook 26/7/1937."

Maker

 

State Electricity Commission of Victoria.

Date Made

 

July 1937

Size

 

480H x 690W

Donor

 

Bill Llewellyn