Railway sleeper numbers

Shami made this Freedom of Information request to Blackpool Transport Services Limited

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Dear Blackpool Transport Services Limited,

Please would you advise how many railway sleepers and switch and crossing bearers by type (e.g. concrete, wooden, etc) are installed on the Blackpool Tram network annually?

Yours faithfully,

Shamiso Mutukwa

Enquiries, Blackpool Transport Services Limited

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Bryan Lindop, Blackpool Transport Services Limited

Dear Shamiso,

Many thanks for your Freedom of Information request. Blackpool Transport Services Ltd. neither owns nor is responsible for the track infrastructure of the Blackpool & Fleetwood Tramway.

I have therefore transferred your request directly to Blackpool Council.

Many thanks for your enquiry.

Yours sincerely,


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Dear Shamiso
Please find attached our response to your Freedom of Information request.

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