Physical description

Colour slide, Kodak, white cardboard of trams W5 725 (North Balwyn) and W2 408 (Spencer St), both route 48 at the intersection of Church St, Burwood Road and Bridge Road Hawthorn with the driver? of 725 getting on the roof to retrieve a trolley pole (with wheel) that cant be positioned because of the overhead span wire.

Note the street light behind the tram. 725 has an advert for Penfolds Wine.

Slide dated 14-6-60.

See Reg Items 4361 for the Chairman Robert Risson on the roof of a tram and 3973 for a related newspaper cutting following the death of a driver.

Inscriptions & markings

Hand writing on rear in ink "14-6-60 - Retrieving a trolley pole Church St Hawthorn."