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November 1 1916: Horse shot after being hit by car

November 1 2016

A horse pulling a Dundee bus had its leg nearly severed after being hit by a car. The driver of the bus was thrown from the vehicle by the impact. Traffic was also held up as the animal was lying across the tram tracks.


Dundee trams: Gone but not forgotten

October 21 2016

At one minute past midnight on October 21 1956, Dundee’s last tram made its final journey, drawing a chapter of Dundee’s transport history to an emotional end .


September 16 1916: Master of a dying industry passes away

September 16 2016

One of Dundee’s many industries was whaling. The industry decline from the 1880s onwards, finally ending in 1914. Captain William Adam had traveled to the Arctic on whalers before joining the Dundee, Perth and Liverpool Shipping Company, better known today as DP&L.