Aireborough Historical Society

Trackless Tram to Otley 1915

Trackless Car Title
Trackless Tram to Otley
Date 8th September 1915
Location White Cross, Guiseley
Photo ID

Single deck trackless tram seen at White Cross from where it ran to Otley, in October 1915 the service also included Burley-in-Wharfedale to join the tram service from White Cross to Leeds.

     The vehicle is car number 507, passengers can just be seen inside with a driver, 4 other staff pose in front of the tram including 2 boys who would be too young for military service in the 1914 - 1918 war. This tram service was discontinued C1930 and replaced by buses.