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    Default The first House drawn trams in Europe!

    The first House drawn trams in Europe...were completed and gained for Birkenhead in 1861.


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    The first tram track in Britain to be laid down in the middle of the road was from Edge Lane to Broadgreen Station...The brainchild of John A Brodie. 1914.

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    John Alexander Brodie, Liverpool's City Engineer (1898-1925). In 1891, he invented and patented football nets and, in 1901, he patented the idea of prefabricating houses from reinforced concrete slabs. He also introduced the idea of using central reservations for tramcars.

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