International Union of Public Transport (UITP) - Questionnaires etc

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2856 (NEW)LT000371/101
  • Former Reference
      GB 2856 LT000371/099 LN000233/010
  • Dates of Creation
      7 Aug 1962-21 Nov 1967
  • Language of Material
      English, French German
  • Physical Description
      13 folders and photographs
  • Location

Scope and Content

Correspondence, memoranda and photographs concerning the British Transport Commission's responses to questionnaires regarding issues such as operating costs, the provision and use of auxiliary vehicles in metropolitan railway operation, the safety of personnel on metropolitan railways, finances of public transportation, the evolution of metropolitan railway traffic, fares systems, two-way radio systems, decisions relating to braking, traffic congestion, data processing, the standardisation of definitions, the layout of lines with the routes and movement of trains and illustrations, passenger shelters, bus driver training, train operations on the London Underground, automatic revenue collection and the interior layout of rolling stock. Includes twelve photographs of London Transport trains and the Chief Mechanical Engineer's van.

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