Coventry Corporation Transport Society

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When Coventry Corporation Transport Department took over the tramway system in 1912, Car 42 was under construction in the workshops of the former Coventry Electric Tramways Company.  Tram 42 was subsequently completed in the following year and was the only tramcar built in-house.

Manufacturer Coventry Electric Tramways/Coventry Corporation
Type 4-wheel double deck open top cars with platform canopies on Peckham pendulum truck with 2 Westinghouse 30 hp motors and Dick, Kerr DB1-K3 controllers with run-back preventers and notch regulators to restrict up the power build up
Upper saloon: 28 seats    Lower saloon: 22 seats.
Number Delivered Withdrawn Notes
42 1913 1940