The Contributors pages are designed for photographic contributions to the Manx Electric Railway Society website. If you have any views of transport to or on the Isle of Man, particularly pre 1980, and would like to see them added to the website please e-mail first with details to [email protected] All contributions welcomed.

The following Douglas Corporation horse tramway photographs have been supplied by renowned tram supporter Alan Spencer from his extensive collection. The MERS is very grateful for the use of these photographs, which make a welcome addition to the website. Copyright for each view remains with Alan Spencer.

This page depicts convertible saloon/toastrack cars 48-50 from the DCT fleet together with some miscellaneous views, mainly taken during the 1960's-1980's period.

Cars 48-50

27 and 34 seat convertible trams (depending whether being used as closed or open trams) built by Vulacn in 1935. All withdrawn late 1970's passing to Isle of Man Railways for intended use as lineside shelters. Project abandoned with cars 48/50 subsequently being scrapped, whilst 49 acquired by a Midlands-based group.

Horse Tram Miscellaneous