Omnibuses: Petrol and Oil and the Heavy Oil Engine Committee

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      GB 2856 (NEW)LT000491/013
  • Former Reference
      GB 2856 LN000192/006 Part2/1/Series1/187 LT000231/187
  • Dates of Creation
      22 Jan 1935-14 Nov 1939
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      1 folder(s)
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Scope and Content

Memoranda and correspondence on the Committee, including details of price increases in fuel, a report on taxation borne by the London Passenger Transport Board (LPTB) and the amount of taxes paid, notes on an interview the Committee conducted with Lord Ashfield in relation to a possible tax on heavy oil used in road vehicles, initial costs of petrol and oil engine bus chassis and fuel costs, licensed vehicle duty and an assessment of LPTB's financial position.

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