Ringhoffer tram escapes in 1968


One of the last escapees before the border closed was a Prague tram headed to Derbyshire

People in the UK seem to have a particular fascination with trains and similar contraptions. Aside from the Scottish film Trainspotting, which is actually about heroin addicts, there is a more or less legitimate hobby across the UK of waiting to see particular train cars go by and writing down the serial numbers.

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