Penang Forum Talk: Modern Trams – Are They Suitable for George Town and Penang?

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Modern Trams: Are They Suitable for George Town and Penang? by Ric Francis Date: 30th September 2016 (Friday) Time: 5.30pm Venue: Penang Heritage Trust, 26 Church Street, George Town Admission: Free Ric Francis, author and expert on trams, returns to Penang and will be delivering a talk on the suitability on implementing modern day trams […]

PHT Public Talk: Penang Hill Railway by Ric Francis

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  Date: 9th April 2016 (Saturday) Time: 10am to 12pm Venue: Penang Heritage Trust Office, 26 Church Street, 10200 George Town Fees: RM 5 (Members); RM15 (Non-members) Contact: or +604- 264 2631 E-tix: ABSTRACT Penang Hill, 833 metres (2732 feet) above sea level, is ascended by funicular railway. As one train comes down, another goes […]