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(image 10360)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 700
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Balloon 700 has been restored to its original 1934 appearance complete with original number 237 affixed near its door. Also, it has its lower-window vents and upper-deck sky view windows back, and a trolley pole. At Cabin, one of the many switchbacks on the line.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 3546


(image 10366)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 726/707/762
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Cleveleys is the first big stop south of Fleetwood, and a major switchback point. Here are three double-deckers with three different body styles. On the right is 726, which is switching back here to return to Pleasure Beach, in the traditional Balloon style. In the center is car 707, with a completely modernized body dating back to 1998. 707 is heading to Fleetwood. On the left is one of two Centenary cars, 762, with a front entrance, center exit, built in 1982 from the guts of a Balloon.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 3139


(image 10363)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 710
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: A typical Blackpool tram--a double-decker Balloon, 710, heading northbound (toward Fleetwood) at Bispham Station.
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 2397


(image 10364)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 717
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Balloon 717 at Cleveleys. In this shot, 717 has been modernized, with the vent openings above the windows on the lower deck and in the front upper deck removed, the roof windows covered over, and a modernized driver's sash and rollsign. Compare with image 10365.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2610


(image 10361)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 704/726
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Balloons 704 and 726 at Pleasure Beach, with a roller coaster in the background.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 2558


(image 10356)
(133k, 720x485)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 2
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 8/21/1974
Notes: "OMO" (one-man-operated) tram 2 at North Pier, enroute to Pleasure Beach. This series has been scrapped.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2127


(image 10359)
(139k, 720x490)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Progress Twins" (English Electric rebuilds, 1958-1962) 686/676
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 8/21/1974
Notes: Two-car train 686/676, a motor/trailer set built in 1960, heads toward Pleasure Beach. The famous Blackpool Tower is in the background.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2186


(image 10365)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 717
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 8/21/1974
Notes: Balloon 717 on the Promenade southbound. Compare this picture of 717 with a later view, image 10364.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1914


(image 12367)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 762
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Centenary double-deck tram 762, built 1982 from a Balloon, rests at Starr Gate, the south end of the line.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2550


(image 12350)
(131k, 720x471)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 4/712
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 8/21/1974
Notes: A comparison of single and double deck trams. OMO 4 (since scrapped) and Balloon 712 on the Promenade.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1828


(image 12354)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Progress Twins" (English Electric rebuilds, 1958-1962) 686/676
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: A view of 2-car train 686/676 at Cabin. taken from the top deck of a Balloon. Cabin, located just beyond the major in-town portion of The Promenade, is a switchback location for many trams.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2699


(image 12363)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 710/709/719
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Balloons 710, 702 and 719 congregate at Bispham. 710 is on its way north to Fleetwood, whilst 702 and 719 are switchback cars. 719 is the "ice Cream Parlour" tram, set up to serve ice cream from 1996 to 1998. The lower deck counter was removed and seats restored.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2849


(image 12355)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 703
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Balloon 703 at Fleetwood, the north terminal of the line. Ferries to the Isle of Man run from here.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2485


(image 12353)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Centenary" (East Lancs, 1984-1988) 641
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Boxy single-deck "Centenary" car 641 rolls onto the Promenade right-of-way at North Pier after traversing a few blocks of street running. The "Centenarys", using equipment from older cars, were rebodied by East Lancashire Coachbuilders in 1984-88.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2530


(image 12365)
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Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 720
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Balloon 720 approaching Bispham outbound. This "Valhalla" advertising car features a skull around the doorways.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 2785


(image 12356)
(127k, 720x481)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 708
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: North of Thornton Gate, the northernmost switchback in regular use, the Blackpool tramway passes through a mixed residental/industrial area. Here is 708 heading southbound along private right-of-way, with houses lining the street. Light industry lines the route out of the picture on the right.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 2218


(image 12364)
(112k, 720x481)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 716
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Another view of the Fleetwood end of the line, with car 716, the light tower and the North Euston Hotel.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 2596


(image 12366)
(114k, 675x540)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 726
Photo by: Peter Ehrlich
Date: 6/30/2002
Notes: Children love riding the top deck of the Balloons! Here's a kid's eye view of 726 from the top of 710 at North Pier.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1510


(image 44482)
(142k, 1024x694)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1021


(image 44483)
(189k, 1024x691)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1178


(image 44484)
(177k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 726
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1141


(image 44485)
(162k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1253


(image 44486)
(202k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 662
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1103


(image 44487)
(203k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 709
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1345


(image 44488)
(199k, 1024x691)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 721
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1142


(image 44489)
(209k, 1024x691)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 723/6xx
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1270


(image 44490)
(215k, 1024x691)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 716
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1231


(image 44491)
(190k, 1024x688)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 700
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1312


(image 44492)
(205k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 719
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Bispham station.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1334


(image 44493)
(209k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Brush" (Brush, 1937) 632
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1185


(image 44494)
(173k, 1024x691)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Brush" (Brush, 1937) 632
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1123


(image 44495)
(191k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 726/720
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1378


(image 44496)
(220k, 1024x692)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 702
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 1139


(image 44497)
(207k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Brush" (Brush, 1937) 621
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1479


(image 44498)
(206k, 1024x693)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 6xx
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 3 / 1180


(image 44499)
(195k, 1024x690)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 619
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1220


(image 44500)
(186k, 1024x692)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 655
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 1231


(image 44501)
(192k, 1024x691)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Brush" (Brush, 1937) 632/712
Collection of: David Pirmann/Frank Hicks
Notes: Photo taken between 1968 and 1971.
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 1412


(image 96415)
(259k, 1044x718)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 1
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Rigby Road depot, Blackpool, rebuilt Brush railcoach
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 428


(image 96421)
(236k, 1044x718)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Boat (English Electric, 1934) 600
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Rigby Road depot
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 418


(image 96422)
(229k, 1044x711)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 753
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Rigby Road depot, tower car
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 428


(image 96423)
(215k, 1044x716)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 700
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Queen's Terrace, Fleetwood, Balloon
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 378


(image 96424)
(204k, 1044x716)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 715
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: North Albert & Bond, Fleetwood, Balloon
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 409


(image 96410)
(223k, 719x1045)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 715
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Pharos & North Albert, Fleetwood, Balloon
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 328


(image 96411)
(260k, 1044x714)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 713
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Lord & Station, Fleetwood, Balloon
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 468


(image 96412)
(204k, 1044x714)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 2
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Starr Gate, rebuilt Railcoach, Blackpool
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 379


(image 96413)
(257k, 1044x718)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 709
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Starr Gate, Blackpool, Balloon
Viewed (this week/total): 2 / 360


(image 96414)
(233k, 1044x715)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Balloon" (English Electric, 1934-1935) 712
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Pleasure Beach Loop, Blackpool
Viewed (this week/total): 4 / 380


(image 96416)
(253k, 1044x715)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool "Brush" (Brush, 1937) 623
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Promenade & Balmoral Road, Brush Railcoach, Blackpool
Viewed (this week/total): 1 / 368


(image 96417)
(262k, 719x1044)
Country: United Kingdom
City: Blackpool
System: Blackpool Transport
Car: Blackpool Tram 3
Photo by: Ian Folkard
Date: 8/12/1973
Notes: Promenade & Watson Road, rebuilt Railcoach, Blackpool
Viewed (this week/total): 0 / 314


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