W6 Class tram 1000 on the City Circle route, Corner of Flinders and Spencer Streets, Melbourne, 16 January 2017.
970–9, 982, 984–95, 997–1000
Yarra Trams, Melbourne
Year of entry into service:
Bogie, drop-centre saloon
Melbourne and Metropolitan Tramways Board
4 x GE 247 AX2 30 kW
The W6 Class was built as sub group of the SW6 Class but later became a separate class. These trams are among the last of the W series of trams that formed the backbone of Melbourne’s tram fleet from the 1920s through to the 1990s. Most of the remaining class members are stored.