Aberdare Urban District Council Tramways



Owner Aberdare Urban District Council
Opened 9th October 1913 (electric)
Operator Aberdare Urban District Council
Closed 1st April 1935
Length 5.77 miles
Gauge 3ft 6ins

Button description (Pattern 1) Title (‘Aberdare Tramways’) surrounding 'ACT' monogram (entwined initials)
Materials known Nickel
Button Line reference [113/3]

Button description (Pattern 2) Title (‘Aberdare Transport’) surrounding 'ACT' monogram (entwined initials)
Materials known Nickel
Button Line reference [None]

Comment It is currently unclear when the municipal department responsible for trams and motorbuses was renamed 'Aberdare UDC Transport'; it is therefore possible that tramcar staff could have been issued with uniforms bearing the Pattern 2 button.