Books & Other Publications
Want to know more about the history and operation of the Douglas Bay Horse Tramway or the Upper Douglas Cable Tramway?
The following books and publications will be found of interest for historical reference:
Isle of Man Tramways, Keith Pearson, 1970, David & Charles
Douglas Corporation Horse Trams, Harry Constantine, 1976, Douglas Corporation
Cable Tram Days, Keith Pearson, 1977, Douglas Cable Car Group
Discovering Isle of Man Horse Trams, Harry Constantine, 1977, Manxman Publications
Isle of Man Tramways, Norman Jones, 1994, Foxline Publishing
Douglas Horse Trams in Colour, Norman Johnston, 1995, Colourpoint Press
Double Century, Stan Basnett & Keith Pearson, 1996, Adam Gordon
The Douglas Horse Tramway, Keith Pearson, 1999, Adam Gordon Publishing
Trains & Trams of the Isle of Man, Barry Edwards, 2010, Lily Publications
Douglas Bay Horse Tramway - Souvenir Guide, Grant Taylor, 2016, Isle of Man Transport
One Horse Power, Barry Edwards, 2018, Lily Publications
Douglas Bay Horse Tramway - Behind The Scenes, Barry Edwards, 2022, Isle of Man Transport
Please visit your preferred local bookshop to enquire on availability of more recent publications, or search online for out-of-print and secondhand copies.