Electric Transport in Vincent

Past Event


Join Ian Pleydell, Perth transport historian and author of ‘Tracks by the Swan: the electric tram and trolley bus era in Perth’ for a talk on the history of electric public transport in Vincent. Ian will discuss how the arrival of trams and trolley buses shaped the suburbs of Vincent and influenced the lives of the people and the businesses in the area, plus why the era of electric public transport came to an end in the 1950s.

Wednesday 28 August

10-11.30 am

Local History Centre

Presenter: Ian Pleydell

Cost: Free Includes light refreshments

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Event Details

Time: 10 am until 11:30 am

Venue: City of Vincent Local History Centre

Event Date(s)

  • Wednesday 28th August 2019