Historical information

Black and white photograph of W2 399 eastbound in Victoria Parade with the destination of Deepdene. The tram was fitted with route number boxes in 4/1930. The Victoria Parade line was opened to electric trams on 15/9/1929, dating the photo c1930. The photos shows established hedgerows that were planted along the tram track. The tram is at the Lansdowne St stop which has a tram stop shelter. Note the ornate scroll work on the centre poles. Iin the far distance can be seen the chimney of the Victoria Brewery,


Yields information about the then new Victoria Parade tramway and tram 399.

Physical description

Black and white print with photographers stamp on the rear.

Inscriptions & markings

Sutcliffe Photographers stamp.