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Århus Sporveje (ÅS) (disused)

Before January 1, 1928: Aarhus Elektriske Sporvej (AES).

City: Aarhus (Denmark).
Track length: 7.5 km.

Track gauge: 1000 mm (meter gauge).
Opened: July 7, 1904.
Closed: August 22, 1944 because of World War II.
Reopened: July 18, 1945.
Closed: November 6, 1971.

Description

The night between August 21st and 22nd, 1944, the depot was blown up by German henchmen. All trams were destroyed.

Tram companies in Aarhus

Aarhus Letbane
Århus Sporveje (ÅS) (disused)

Disused tram lines

Tram line: 1 and 2.
Horse tram line: Hestsporvogn.

Earlier trams in operation

Bus: 68.
Grinder car: 60.
Horse tower wagon.
Horse tram: 1, 5.
Museum tram: 18, 55.
Open sidecar: 8, 34.
Railcar: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 10, 11, 11, 12, 12, 13, 14, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 19, 20, 24, 27, 54, 56.
Salt wagon.
Sidecar: 5, 8, 41, 42, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60.
Tower wagon.

Bochum-Gelsenkirchener Straßenbahnen (BOGESTRA)
Sidecar: 297.

Hannoversches Straßenbahn-Museum (HSM)
Railcar: 2.
Sidecar: 52.

Hovedstadsområdets Trafikselskabsmuseum (HT-museet) (closed)
Railcar: 1.

Skjoldenæsholm Tram Museum
Grinder car: 60.
Horse tower wagon.
Railcar: 1, 2, 3, 5, 8.
Salt wagon.
Sidecar: 41, 47, 52, 54.
Tower wagon.

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Other stuff from Århus Sporveje (ÅS)
Tickets from Århus Sporveje (ÅS)
Photos from Århus Sporveje (ÅS)
Links about trams in Aarhus
Company: Aarhus Letbane
Tram lines in Aarhus
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