Thursday 30 November 2023
Sophistication in Sweden's Stockholm 3
It is one of those islands that, according to fbb in his intro blog, makes public transport in Stockholm "interesting". As you can see, it is linked to Stockholm city by a bridge, but it was not always thus. In 1803 the link was by, literally, a floating bridge consisting of a line of pontoons.tram ferry!
A second branch was opened ...
Above is a tram at the original Kyrkviken terminus.
But according to the man on the YouTube video, there is a campaign to re-open the original line; or something very similar. Needless to say the politics are getting in the way. The politicians say there needs to be a vast expansion of housing to justify a new tram ...
Nothing specific has yet appeared.
In addition to the usual "Advent Calendar" content, fbb will be reining back his blogmanship during December, and doing stuff that needs far less research than has been needed fur many recent postings. He is busy with family commitments, church events, hospital eye appointments etc etc.
The public transport topics will appear under the heading :-
A lphabetic B log
for C hristmas
X and Z will be a problem!
Next A B C blog : Friday 1st December