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  • Short Summary

    Various shots red Double Decker bus on the route to West Croydon.

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    Unused / unissued material -

    Over the shoulder shot of bus driver driving in cab. CU of bus driver wearing cap and badge. Low angle shot of driver through steering wheel. VS of red Double Decker bus coming along road. The bus is heading for West Croydon. More shots of bus driving along and coming to a stop at a bus stop. MS of passenger getting on bus and paying fare. CU of driver's hands pressing buttons.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:23:00 / 01:21:51:00
    UN 4672 F

Comments (3)

  1. Unknown user says

    dms 1380 worked out of croydon (TC) garage on the new addington express routes from march 1973 to dec 1979. this bus was never repainted. was my favourite bus.

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  2. Unknown user says

    The bus seen here is a Daimler Fleetline, Reg. No. MLH 380L.

    Given that Registration Number, the very earliest this film can have been made is August 1972, enabling a slight reduction of the current date range.

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  3. Unknown user says

    as an local to the addington/Croydon area MLH380L entered service 2/73 withdrawn 12/79 film was made after 1975 as Croydon C routes had blue blinds until routes 130, 130a and 130b went to DM in may 1975. though 130 was RT worked from thornton heath until 1976 when the 109 went to RM then DM in 1978.

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