It is connected with Hanover by an electric tram line, 19 m.
One of the earliest electric tram cars was exhibited by E.
Internal communication is also provided for by an excellent system of electric tram-lines, by an overhead electric railway running from the Zoologischer Garten to the Schlesische Tor with a branch to the Potsdam railway station, and by an underground railway laid at a shallow depth under the Leipzigerstrasse.
According to the qualities of raw silk used and the throwing operations undergone the principal classes of thrown silk are - (1) " singles," which consist of a single strand of twisted raw silk made up of the filaments of eight to ten cocoons; (2) tram or weft thread, consisting of two or three strands of raw silk not twisted before doubling and only lightly spun (this is soft, flossy and comparatively weak); (3) organzine, the thread used for warps, made from two and rarely three twisted strands spun in the direction contrary to that in which they are separately twisted.
An electric tram connects the Saalburg with Homburg (distance 4 m.).
On the opposite side of the Binnenhof is the busy square called the Plein, where all the tram-lines meet.
Great progress has been made in the manufacture of machinery; locomotives, railway carriages, electric tram-cars, &c., and machinery of all kinds, are now largely made in Italy itself, especially in the north and in the neighborhood of Naples.
Ravenna has railway communication with Bologna (via Castel Bolognese), Ferrara and Rimini, and by steam tram with Forli.
The city is provided with a tram line, and is connected with the coast at Mollendo (Islay) by a railway 107 m.
The municipality maintains an electric tram service.
The use of several decks is necessary in old pits of small section, where only a single tram can be carried on each.
Cotton manufacture, dyeing, printing, bleaching, brewing, type-founding, and the manufacture of tram and railway carriages are among the more important of its industries.
The water-supply is drawn from the Magdalena, and the city is provided with telephone, electric light and tram services.
(six truck loads); these are rapidly hoisted to the surface, where their contents are automatically dumped into side-tipping trucks, and these in turn are drawn away in a continual procession by an endless wire rope along the tram lines leading to the vast " distributing floors."
By rail and steam tram (via Pinerolo from the town of Turin).
The railway system of the province is supplemented by steam tram-lines between Zwolle, Dedemsvaart and Hardenberg.
Long), replacing the old bridge of boats, carries the electric tram-line to Crefeld.
Gelderland is intersected by the main railway lines, which are largely supplemented by steam-tram railways.
Its natural advantages were enhanced by the "Diolcus" or tram-road, by which ships could be hauled across the Isthmus.
The island is reached by a regular steamboat service from Hoyer on the mainland to Munkmarsch, which is connected by a steam tram with Westerland.