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5 Photos/5 Stories challenge – day 2

This photo features two Melbourne trams travelling down Swanston Street in the city. ┬áTrams have been operating in Melbourne since 1884. They were initially powered by horses and then cables, with the electric tram system commencing in 1906. ┬áBy 1940 all horse-drawn and cable trams had ceased operating. Our electric tram network is now the […]