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Burning Buses

Burning Buses (1950)

Footage of old buses being taken apart in scrap yard in Rainham, Essex.

Bus Building In A Big Way

Bus Building In A Big Way

Shots of the 100th All Steel Bus built in South Africa and the factory where they're built.

Bus Destination Blinds

Bus Destination Blinds (1952)

Destination of destination signs being made at factory in Elstree, Hertfordshire.

Buses Made For Cuba In Birmingham

Buses Made For Cuba In Birmingham (1964)

Busses for Cuban market are made in a Birmingham factory.

Buses Not For Cuba

Buses Not For Cuba (1964)

East German salvage ships work on a sunken ship in Kent. It is laden with buses for Cuba.

Busman's Holiday

Busman's Holiday (1968)

Trolley bus driver and expert rides around his garden in a model trolley bus - brilliant!

Busman's Holiday  AKA Busmans Holiday

Busman's Holiday AKA Busmans Holiday (1960)

A bus tour of the the Scottish highlands to John O'Groats

And The World Listened

And The World Listened (1964)

Liverpool landmarks and sights including Music Venues and performances. Beatle links.

Don't Travel In Rush Hours

Don't Travel In Rush Hours (1943)

M of I trailer asking people not to use public transport for nonessential journeys in rush hour.

Double Decker Green Line Bus

Double Decker Green Line Bus (1949)

Footage of Green Line double decker bus in operation. Chiswick, London.

Festival Buses

Festival Buses (1950)

Buses for foreign visitors of Festival of Britain decorated to show British way of life.

Rome - Trolley Busses Lner

Rome - Trolley Busses Lner (1937)

First trolley busses start operating in Rome.

The Road Pullman

The Road Pullman (1930)

M.P. Ellen Wilkinson inaugurates new coach service from London to Liverpool.

Transport London Traffic; Boats

Transport London Traffic; Boats (1951)

Traffic Westminster Bridge, Hyde Pk Crnr, Parliament Sq & Trafalgar Sq, ship in dock.

Transport Material - Reel 2

Transport Material - Reel 2 (1950)

Traffic Westminster Bridge, Hyde Pk Crnr, Parliament Sq & Trafalgar Sq, ship in dock.

Transport Museum

Transport Museum (1970)

Colour item showing the exhibits in the Museum of British Transport in Clapham, London.

Disposal Of Old Buses AKA Bus And Tram Graveyard

Disposal Of Old Buses AKA Bus And Tram Graveyard (1950)

Demolition of of old buses using oxyacetylene cutters and setting fire to them.

Linking Up London

Linking Up London (1931)

New tram service under London's Kingsway tunnel is opened.

Linking Up London - Cuts

Linking Up London - Cuts (1931)

Cuts of story about new tram service running through Kingsway tunnel in London.

London's Last Tram

London's Last Tram (1952)

Crowds line the streets to see the last London Tram on its final run.

London Traffic - 1930s

London Traffic - 1930s

Views around London - lots of traffic - no landmarks.

Lord Mayor Tram Driver

Lord Mayor Tram Driver (1925)

The Lord Mayor of London drives tram over Southwark bridge to open new service to city.

Old Bill AKA Historic Transport

Old Bill AKA Historic Transport (1960)

A 1910 bus that became a troop carrier is seen at the British Transport Commission in Clapham, London.

Selected Originals - London's Last Tram

Selected Originals - London's Last Tram (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "London's Last Tram" - 52/56

Selected Originals - London's Last Tram

Selected Originals - London's Last Tram (1952)

Material relating to newsreel story "London's Last Tram" - 52/56

Tram's Birthday

Tram's Birthday (1925)

An ornate tram covered in lights drives up the street to celebrate 21st birthday of tramway.