© "GOLDEN AGE BUTTONS":  TRAMWAYS

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Sources: Gwen Squires "Buttons: a Guide for Collectors" [GS] and “Button Lines” Nos. 113, 114 and 116 [BL]    

See overseas transport in "Foreign”

TRAMWAYS      

Accrington Corporation Tramways.  Name, crest & "Industry & Prudence Conquer" [GS 96-26]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24.5 mm. £7.50

Bath Electric Tramways Ltd. [1904-36] [Type 2]. "BETL" in script letters [BL113-17]

Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £9.50  


Birkenhead Corporation Tramways 
[1901-37].  Name, foliate shield & motto [BL113-6]

Backmarks: None

Horn, one-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50 

Birmingham Corporation Tramways [1904-53]. Name, crest & "Forward" [BL113-7]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24.5 mm. £9.50

Blackpool Corporation Tramways [1885 on].   Name around crest & "Progress"
Nickel, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50

Blackpool Corporation Tramways [1885 on].   Name around crest & "Progress"
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 17 mm. £0.75

Bolton Corporation Tramways [Type 2]. Name, crest & “Supera Moras”, no foliage
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50 

Bolton Corporation Tramways [Type 2]. Name, crest & "Supera Moras", no foliage
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50 

Brighton Corporation Tramways [1901-39].  Name around crest with two fish in shield [BL113-12]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £15.00  

Bristol Tramways & Carriage Co. Ltd. [Type 2].  "BTCCL" in script letters [JR 6-1]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24.5 mm. £7.50

British Electric Tramways. Magnet and wheel design [cf.JR 7-18] [cf.GS 96-12]
[also used by Stratford-upon-Avon Blue Motors and by Northern General Transport Co.]
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £2.50  

Derby Corporation Tramways [1899-1934].  Name around stag in shield [BL113-25]
White metal, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Dover Corporation Tramways [1897-1936].  Bipartite design of castle, rider and sailing ship
[Backmarks: “Firmin & Sons Ld. St. Martins Lane, London”]
Brass, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £9.50

Grimsby Corporation Tramways [1925-37]. Name around shield with three boars [BL113-30] 
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. 
£4.50 

Hastings Tramway Company. “HTC” in horizontal serif letters, scalloped border
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £12.50

Huddersfield Tramways. Name around shield & "Juvat Impigros Deus" [BL113-33]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £3.50 [average used]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50

Huddersfield Tramways.  Name around shield & "Juvat Impigros Deus" [BL113-33]
Chrome, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16 mm. £1.50

Lincoln Corporation Tramways [pre-1929]. Name around shield with fleur-de-lis [GS 98-11]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £4.50

Manchester Corporation Tramways [1901-49].  Name around crest [BL114-46]
Brass, two-piece convex, 24 mm. £9.50

Nottingham Corporation Tramways.  "Corporation Tramways", crest & stags [BL114 51A]
Brass, two-piece convex, 26 mm. £9.50

Portsmouth Corporation Tramways [1901-36]. Name and crescent & star in shield [BL114-54]
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Portsmouth Corporation Tramways.  Name around shield with crescent & star.
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50

Sheffield Corporation Tramways [1896-1960]. "Corporation Tramways" and crest [BL114-61]
Nickel, two-piece convex, 24mm. £2.50 [dent in back]

Southampton Corporation Tramways [1898-1949]."Corporation Tramways" around shield [BL114-63]
White metal, one-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50
White metal, one-piece convex, 16 mm. £3.50

Tramways [General Issue].  "Tramways" in scroll across circle design 
Brass, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £7.50

Wigan Corporation Tramways.  Name around crest of Wigan
Chrome, two-piece convex, 25 mm. £4.50
Chrome, two-piece convex, 16.5 mm. £1.50

Yorkshire [West Riding] Electric Tramways Company.  Name around "YETCo"  [JR 8-38]
Chrome, two-piece convex, 22 mm. £4.50