[Onehunga Bus Depot]

Sparrow Industrial Pictures, Printer;  Unknown Photographer, Photographer; 

1946-1951
See full details

Details


Maker and Role
Sparrow Industrial Pictures, Printer
Unknown Photographer, Photographer
Production Date
1946-1951
Description
Black and white group photograph of buses inside the the Suburban Buses Limited depot on the corner of Church Street and Captain Springs Road, Te Papapa, Onehunga Auckland. Five buses are visible inside the depot, in various states of repair. Bus being built on are Bedford Chassis either OWB or OB models. OB Bedford Bus, produced 1939, 1945 - 1953.
Suburban Buses built their own buses at the rear of the property. Windows in image look out onto the Te Papa Station. The photograph was possibly taken on either the last day before closing of the Depot, or the buses were stopped.
Physical Description
1 photograph : black and white ; 20 x 25.5 cm
Signature/Marks
SPARROW INDUSTRIAL PICTURES LTD. 13 Courthouse Lane, P.O. Box 393, Auckland. WHEN ORDERING FURTHER COPIES PLEASE QUOTE NUMBER ON PRINT Ink Stamp
3567 B Hand-written
Current Rights
No known copyright restrictions
Accession No
PHO-2018-10.4
Credit Line
Sparrow Industrial Pictures et al. 1946-1951. [Onehunga Bus Depot], PHO-2018-10.4. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Disclaimer

The development of MOTAT's online platform is a continual process. Records are updated regularly, with new information and images. There may be mistakes or omissions in the information provided and we welcome input from the public.

 Do you know something about this object? Contact us or comment below.


Be the first to comment.