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DESCRIPTION
The first Neuchatel tram line opened in 1892 (initial steam tram); tram was totally electrified in 1902. The last urban tram line was closed in 1976; from that date the former suburban Line 5 (now Line 215) remains the last one to be in service.
(last modified February 19, 2017 )
HISTORY
datesection nameline
1892steam tram opening--
1902electrification completed--
1976closure of the last urban tram route: former Line 5 - current Line 215 - remains the last suburban tram line in service--
1984Areuse-Cortaillod section closure--
(last modified February 19, 2017 )
TECHNICAL DATA
Single line length (Km)
--
Single line stops
--
Single line avg. distance (km)
--
Total track length (km)
8.9
Total network stops
14
Avg. stop net distance (km)
0.70
Type
steel wheels
Current/Voltage
650 V DC overhead
Type of guide/gauge
metric gauge rails (1000 mm)
Vehicles builder
SWS,SCHINDLER WAGGON/SIG
Model
Be 4/4,Bt
Operator
TRANSPORTS PUBLICS NEUCHATELOIS
(last modified February 19, 2017 )