Reshaping London"s buses. by Barry Arnold

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Published by Capital Transport Publishing in (Harrow weald, Middlesex) .

Written in English

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ContributionsHarris, Mike.
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Pagination128p. :
Number of Pages128
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Open LibraryOL19710059M

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Reshaping London's Buses by Barry Arnold,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Reshaping London’s Buses is a hardback page book covering a period of London Transport history when high-capacity one-man buses began to replace the crew-operated buses.

Illustrated by high-quality colour photos and superb maps by Mike Harris. It was to lead to the worst period in the history of London bus services. This book covers this period with details of the policy, the implementation, the reactions and the consequences.

The route alterations are also detailed and the book is illustrated with around photographs and maps. pages Hardback. ISBN Reshaping London’s Buses Fifty years ago this year, London Transport embarked on a large experiment – the London bus reshaping plan.

Under it, large capacity one-man operated buses were introduced on suburban bus routes for the first time and many routes were altered and shortened.

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It’s extremely well written and full of fascinating background and detail; well worth a purchase and a read. Allocation Books for Sale. Country Bus and Green Line September Bus and Trolleybus May Start of reshaping plan September This book also includes amendment sheets up to August October allocation book.

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Fifty years ago this year, London Transport embarked on a large experiment - the London bus reshaping plan. Under it, large capacity one-man operated buses were introduced on suburban bus routes for the first time and many routes were altered and shortened.

It was to lead to the worst period in the history of London bus services. Detailed account of the London Transport Bus Reshaping schemes of the s and 70s which saw many route changes, the introduction of OMO and many new vehicle types - Merlins, DMSs etc. pp, well illustrated. VG copy in dw. Buy Reshaping London's Buses 1st by B.

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Each had their impact on the route network, for good or evil as the. Reshaping London's Buses,Hardback bookpublished by Capital Transport.

A book that has been read and does not look new, but is in excellent condition. The Bus Reshaping Plan of was a plan devised by the London Transport Board for the reorganisation of bus routes in London, England. The main features of the plan, which was to be rolled out over ten to fifteen years, were: Introduction of one man operation (OMO) to address staff shortages and costs Introduction of flat fare routes centred on outer hubs A shortening of routes to improve.

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