Tasmania's Heritage

Agency Details

Agency Number: NG1263
Title: HOBART ELECTRIC TRAMWAY COMPANY
Start Date: 01 Jan 1892
End Date: 03 Jun 1913
Description:

The Company was formed in 1892 and the first tram ran on 21 Sep 1893. The 1902 Private Act 2 Edw VII authorised the Tramway Company to supply electric power and light to Hobart. The Tramways were purchased by the Hobart City Council on 3 July 1913

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30 TASMANIAN BUSINESSES
Subsequent Agencies:
TA114 HOBART CITY COUNCIL 01 Jan 1852
Series Created By Agency:
NS1263  LETTERBOOKS, CONTRACTS AND ASSOCIATED PAPERS 04 Mar 1892 31 Dec 1912