Technical – Trailer No.51 (1893)

Built: G.F Milnes, Birkenhead
Delivered to M.E.R:
Summer 1893

Trucks:
1893-Current: Milnes Series 1

Seating Capacity:

1893-Current: 44

Exterior:

1894: Fitted with Curved Canvas Roof
1903: Fitted with Curved Wooden Roof
Mid-1940s: Rebuilt with full-height Bulkheads
1987: Rebuilt with Curved Wooden Roof (ex-Trailer No.52)

Numbering:

1893-1895: Trailer No.13
1895-1898: Trailer No.25
1898-1903/04: Trailer No.30
1903/04-1987: Trailer No.51
1987-2001: Trailer No.13
2001-Current: Trailer No.51

Overhauls:
1928
Mid-1940s
1987
Winter 2012-Spring 2013

Liveries/Repaints:

1893-1894: Brown (Cream Numbering, Brown (Lined Yellow/Cream) Bulkheads with Douglas & Laxey Coast Electric Tramway lettering), Brown Valance, and Grey Footboards.

1894-Mid 1940s: Brown (Yellow Numbering, Brown (Lined Yellow) Bulkheads), Brown Valance, White Roof and Grey Footboards. (Repainted 1931)

Mid 1940s-Pre 1971: Red/Teak (White Numbering, Red/Teak Bulkheads), Red Valance, Grey Roof and Grey Footboards.

Pre 1971-1987: Red/White (White Numbering, Red/Teak (Lined Yellow) Bulkheads with M.E.R Crest), Red/Lined White Valance, White Roof and Grey Footboards.

1987-Current: Brown (White Numbering, Brown (Lined Yellow) Bulkheads with Douglas & Laxey Coast Electric Tramway lettering), Brown/Lined White Valance, and Grey Footboards.

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