RAPID TRA?Srr.| I|1914-02-07|Herald of Wales and Monmouthshire Recorder - Welsh Newspapers Online
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RAPID TRA?Srr. | ELEC-TRI Fl CATION OF MUMBLES i RAILWAY. As was reported on Tuesday. the the Corporation intend v> idenmg the Mumbles-road. Mr. Tegetmicr, the oliairman of the Swansea improvements and Tramways Co., has been in town for the la&t few day?, and it has- been stated that he is! acting as chairman of the new Motor Traction Co. which has for its object the provision of speedy services between the tramway termini of the borough and the outlying districts. Among other things, it is stated that motor omnibuses of handy typo should bo run down the Mumbles road. The" Herald" is in a position to state that a schema will shortly »e put into operation by which motor omni-I buses will be run to the outlying dis- tricts. There aro several part* of the town which cannot be reached after a visit to a, theatre or concert except by those who are content to take a taxi- cab. We the new com- p&ay will make a .speciality of arrang- ing services between the termini of the 1 various tram services and places like Clydach, Pontardawe, Y stayifna, Llan- gennech, etc. Mumbles Electrification. I Meanwhile, it should be borne in I Mind that the scheme for the electrifi- cation of the Mumbles Itallway is pro- gr&ssuig, and ib is a matter of fad that. Mr. Tegeftmier's visit has direct refer- ence to the c'arryi&g-out of this project. It can be said that next ye?r the I Mumbles railway will be transformed l into an electrified railway, and while there are unsurmountable difficulties in the way ot making ail electric tramway to the Mumbles, negotiations are in progress, and there is a scheme on foot I to make it an elect-rifiedw railway with ten-minute service.

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