Archival photograph taken from Lost Tramways of Wales: Swansea and Mumbles.
Caption reads: ‘In 1898 the Swansea & Mumbles Railway was extended to the new pier at Mumbles; here a steam-operated service is seen at the new terminus.’
This range of prints derived from the Lost Tramways of Wales book series captures a range of fascinating historical street scenes from around Wales. Each provides a glimpse into the character and social history of these towns and cities during the early 20th century and the landmarks and familiar streets which have been transformed or maintained over the decades. Captions by series author Peter Waller accompany each image, documenting the period, location and vehicles featured.
A beautifully presented item for all enthusiasts of Welsh history and heritage and an ideal gift.