Christmas to your door NZ's largest range of gifts – Overnight delivery in NZ – Order up to 21 December Learn more

Travel Books:

Wilts and Dorset

Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Here are some other products you might consider...

Wilts and Dorset

Format

Hardback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Wilts and Dorset by John Hypher
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

This is the latest edition in the "Glory Days" series examines the history of Wilts & Dorset Motor Services Ltd. The company was set up as long ago as 1915. Some of the people active in its formation had earlier been involved in the establishment of the Southdown Company further along the coast. It came under the control of a precursor of the Tillings Group and the Southern Railway in 1931. In terms of the buses, it operated as elsewhere within the Tilling empire, the combination of a Bristol Chassis and ECW bodywork was common. By the late 1940s however, Wilts & Dorset had a more varied fleet than most with examples of Leyland, Daimler and AEC vehicles in its ranks. As with other Tilling Group companies, Wilts & Dorset became part of National Bus Company in the late 1960s. Unusually, it retained its separate identity post deregulation and privatisation and has only recently sold out to one of the larger groups. The fact that the name, Wilts & Dorset, remained in use for so long will increase the interest in this title.
Release date NZ
February 28th, 2007
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
125 Mono and Colour photographs
Imprint
Ian Allan Publishing
Pages
96
Series
ISBN-13
9780711031593
Product ID
1831502

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...

Buy this and earn 235 Banana Points