Definition of Tramway. Meaning of Tramway. Synonyms of Tramway

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Definition of Tramway

Tramway
Tramway Tram"way`, n. A street railway or interurban railway for local traffic, on which cable cars, or trolley cars, etc., are used, in distinction from an extended railway line for trains drawn by steam or electric locomotives.
Tramway
Tramway Tram"way`, n. 1. Same as Tramroad. 2. A railway laid in the streets of a town or city, on which cars for passengers or for freight are drawn by horses; a horse railroad.

Meaning of Tramway from wikipedia

- Tramway may refer to: Tramway (industrial), a lightly laid railway for uses such as logging or mining A tram transport system (public transport vehicles...
- known as a streetcar or trolley in North America) is a train that runs on tramway track on public urban streets; some include segments of segregated right-of-way...
- An aerial tramway, sky tram, cable car, ropeway or aerial tram is a type of aerial lift which uses one or two stationary ropes for support while a third...
- The Blackpool Tramway runs from Blackpool to Fleetwood on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire, England. The line dates back to 1885 and is one of the oldest...
- The Cuenca Tramway (Spanish: Tranvía de Cuenca) is a tram line in the Ecuadorian city of Cuenca. Construction began in November 2013, with the city of...
- The Roosevelt Island Tramway is an aerial tramway in New York City that spans the East River and connects Roosevelt Island to the Upper East Side of Manhattan...
- The Algiers Tramway (Arabic: ترامواي الجزائر العاصمة, Tramwāy al-Jazā'ir al-`Āṣimah, "Algiers Capital Tramway") is a tram system which commenced service...
- The Riblet Tramway Company of Spokane, Washington, which operated from 1908 to 2003, was once the largest ski chairlift manufacturer in the world.[citation...
- The Oran Tramway (in Arabic: ترامواي وهران) is a system of public transport in Oran (also transliterated as Wahrān), the second largest city in Algeria...
- at the lower end of the track (such as the upper half of the Great Orme Tramway) – in such systems, the cable that runs through the top of the incline...