Ole Bill : London buses and the First World War

Ward, William D. and Lawrence, David [Editor] (2014) Ole Bill : London buses and the First World War. London, U.K. : London Transport Museum. 112p. ISBN 9781871829228

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Abstract

In November every year, on Remembrance Sunday, representatives of the whole nation parade past the Cenotaph in Whitehall, London. The last section to pass is always a group of London transport staff. For decades they marched in the company of a very special vehicle: a bright red open-topped double-decker London bus. This was B-type bus number B43. This book is a social history of a previously unresearched area: the role of London's buses at the Western Front during the First world War.

Item Type: Book
Research Area: Art and design
European studies
Geography and environmental studies
History
History of art, architecture and design
Faculty, School or Research Centre: Faculty of Art, Design & Architecture > Modern Interiors Research Centre (MIRC)
Depositing User: David Lawrence
Date Deposited: 26 May 2017 12:57
Last Modified: 26 May 2017 12:57
URI: http://eprints.kingston.ac.uk/id/eprint/36587

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