Central Buses: General Correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2856 (NEW)LT000488/003
  • Former Reference
      GB 2856 A0252/010 Part2/1/Series1/131 LT000231/131
  • Dates of Creation
      23 May 1946-18 Dec 1947
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 folder(s)
  • Location

Scope and Content

Memoranda and correspondence including details of road service schedules, bus mileages, standing passengers, the average scheduled speeds of buses and trams, the provision of a special night bus service for MPs during late sittings in Parliament, garages, queues for buses and points where delays in services have occurred, delays causing passengers to change buses, passenger takings and traffic statistics, proposed fares and stopping places for special services, the effects of electricity cuts on road services, operating services in severe weather conditions, traffic congestion and bus speeds. Also included is a report on the utilisation of Eastern Coach Works (Thomas Tilling Limited) for building bus bodies as well as a notice on the number of bodies to be built.

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