Here's what happened to a 19th century tramcar once it had been found in Ely being used as a cobbler's workshop

A horse tramcar that was withdrawn from service in Cambridge in 1914 and then spent almost a century being used as a cobbler's workshop in Ely has been lovingly restored to its former glory.

PUBLISHED: 11:01 06 November 2019 | UPDATED: 11:01 06 November 2019

Paul Geater

The Cambridge horse tram is now back to its 1880 condition. Picture: MEL RINGER/ITM

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It has taken nearly seven years, 10,000 hours of work, and a £50,000 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund for the work to be carried out at Ipswich...
source: Wisbech Standard

2019-11-06 15:41
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