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of 101 Finsbury Pavement, London
1869 The company was incorporated.
1877 Steam trams were tried out on the North Metropolitan Tramways line between Stratford and Leytonstone
1891 The company acquired the undertaking of the North London Tramways Co.
1895 The company had accepted the terms offered by the London County Council to lease its whole operation
1896 As from June, 34 miles of tramway, with depots, were sold to the London County Council.
1897 Acquired the horses and cars of the London Street Tramways Co whose lines had been acquired by the London County Council
1905 The company, at the end of this year, owned 2 miles of tramway, but the undertaking was sold to the London County Council.
1908 The company is still working a short line in the Borough of East Ham.