This unique tramway was built in 1895 and operates narrow-gauge 'toastrack' cable-hauled trams. Two trams with canopy tops, run up and down a steep wooded hill every 3 minutes or as required. Restored and operated by volunteers. Museum open at bottom station - pictorial history and artefacts relating to Shipley Glen and tramway.
A short walk from the world heritage village of Saltaire.
Adult £1.00 single, £2.00 return. Concession £0.50 single, £1.00 return
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Prod Lane, Baildon, Shipley, West Yorkshire, BD17 5BN
Map reference: SE 134388 Lat: 53.84570 Long: -1.79706
Nearest station : Saltaire station
Wheel chair access is good to both top and bottom station. Wheelchairs can ride on the trams.
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