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 Trajan’s Wall.Tramway or Tram Rails. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Tram (A).
 
A car which runs on a tramway (q.v.). Trams in collieries were in use in the seventeenth century, but were not introduced into our streets till 1868.   1
 


 Trajan’s Wall.Tramway or Tram Rails. 

 
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