Kew tram depot

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Kew tram depot
Entrance to Kew depot from Barkers Road
Entrance to Kew depot from Barkers Road
Overview
Location 61 Barkers Road, Kew
Operator Yarra Trams
Opened 8 May 1915 (1915-05-08)
Details
Roads 12 (all in sheds)
Rolling stock 36 C-class
23 A2-class
Routes 24, 48, 109

Kew tram depot is located on the corner of Barkers Road and High Street, Kew, a suburb of Melbourne in Victoria, Australia.[1]

It is one of 8 depots operated in the Yarra Trams network, and opened on 8 May 1915.[2]

Layout[edit]

The main yard has 12 covered roads. There are two tracks for trams leaving or entering via Barkers Road, and a single track connecting to High Street.[1]

Rolling stock[edit]

Kew Depot is home to all 36 C class Citadis trams and 23 A2-class trams, a total of 59.[1]

Routes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Kew Depot". VICSIG. Retrieved 6 November 2013. 
  2. ^ "The early days". Yarra Trams. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Other Routes". Yarra Trams. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Route 48". Yarra Trams. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 
  5. ^ "Route 109". Yarra Trams. Retrieved 7 November 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 37°48′46″S 145°01′22″E / 37.8127°S 145.0228°E / -37.8127; 145.0228