Sydney Trams

Collection by Brian Coppins • Last updated 5 days ago

1952 Tram Shed at Bennelong Point where the Opera House will be built.

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Image Collection - Trace

A digital archive of photographs, documents, newspapers, council minutes, maps, subdivision plans, oral histories, realia, ephemera, textiles and ceramics. Digitising the historic collection is ongoing and new items continue to be added to Trace: Mosman Library Service Digital Archive.

Crows Nest Junction

Tram tracks at Crows Nest Junction Dated: early 1920s Digital ID: 17420_a014_a0140001115 Rights: This image is part of our "Moments in Time" blog series where we ask you to help us date the photos or identify the location where the photo was taken. If you can help with this image please head over to the post at our Archives Outside blog. We have included the larger version here on Flickr to help show more detail. We'd love to hear from…

Coogee, showing southern headland, trams and people on beach and esplanade c1900-1910

Glass plate negative of Sydney cable tram, Number 9 at St Leonards Park

This photograph taken between 1886 and 1900 shows a cable tram set, comprising grip and trailer cars, from the North Shore Cable Tram Service based at North Sydney on route at St Leonards Park. The photo is one of the glass plate negatives acquired by the Museum in the 1980s and appears to have been...

Circular Quay

View of Circular Quay showing trams in operation Dated: c. 1920's Digital ID: 9856_a017_A017000139 Rights: We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.