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General Histories

Coach Builders

PDF-011-1: H.V. Burlingham 1928-1963. Illustrated history. 26 pages.
PDF-012-1: H.V. Burlingham - A Flock of Seagulls - The Story of Burlingham’s ‘Seagull’ coach body. Illustrated history.
PDF-012-1: By Neville Mercer. 23 pages.

PDF-129-1: Lesser Known Coachbuilders. Brief Histories. Illustrated. 39 pages.
PDF-129-1: Includes Allsop; Bartle; Eaton; Bence; Longwell Green; Mulliners; Whitson

PDF-107-1: The Metalcraft Story 1946-1954. Illustrated history. By Neville Mercer. 37 pages.

PDF-031-1: W. L. Thurgood (Coachbuilders) Ltd. 1925 - 1967. Illustrated history. 17 pages.

Chassis Builders

PDF-007-2: Atkinson Vehicles Ltd. (UK Passenger Chassis Production) 1950- 1963. Illustrated history.
PDF-007-2: 2nd edition. 15 pages.

PDF-124-1: Gilford Motor Co Ltd. 1926-1935. Illustrated history. 18 pages.
: Great Eastern Railway: Stratford Built Buses: How Did They Work. By Dave Taylor. Illustrated. 23 pages.

PDF-059-2: Karrier Motors Ltd. 1908-1948. Illustrated history. 2nd edition. 25 pages.

PDF-128-1: Leyland Motors Ltd. 1896-1988. Illustrated history. 37 pages.

PDF-132-1: The Rowe Hillmaster - PSV Chassis Production 1953-1958. Illustrated history. 10 pages.

Modes of Transport

PDF-130-1: The Horse Bus (A Brief History) 1662-1932. Illustrated. 21 pages.
PDF-131-1: The Steam Bus (A Brief History) 1833-1923. Illustrated. 15 pages.
PDF-134-1: The Tram Car (A Brief History) 1807-1963. Illustrated 15 pages.
PDF-200-1: Travelling The Roads - A Brief History of Road Passenger Transport. Illustrated. 59 pages.

Transport Pioneers

PDF-125-1: Thomas Tilling Ltd. 1846-1969. Illustrated history. 14 pages.


PDF-014-1: Lower Mosley Street Bus Station 1928-1973. By Neville Mercer. Illustrated history. 36 pages.

PDF-009-1: South Lancashire Transport 1900-1958. Souvenir Brochure. 18 pages.