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JRS Photos of the Month August 2017

Fukui Trams

Scenes of the interesting tramway operation near Tawaramachi in Fukui, in the Hokuriku region.

All Photos: Anthony Robins, taken 6th May 2017.

'ki-bo': Echizen Tetsudō's lone low floor set for 'Phoenix Tawaramachi Line' through operations to Fukui Tetsudō. Manufactured by Niigata Transys, it was introduced into service in March 2016.

Fukui Tetsudō's 735: ex Stuttgart tram, previously in Kōchi until 2014, at Tawaramachi, the station which was remodeled to allow through operations between Fukui Tetsudō and the 3rd-sector Echizen Tetsudō.

Fukui Tetsudō's 802: ex Gifu car, which has now been in service in Fukui for over eleven years. It is
seen at Echizen-Takefu.

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