Tram Inspectors badge [Inspector in Charge ATB]

Auckland Transport Board, Commissioned by

1928-1964
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Maker and Role
Auckland Transport Board, Commissioned by
Production Date
1928-1964
Description
Tram conductor's badge. Metal, marked "Inspector In Charge" in blue. The badge is gold-coloured with laurel leaves surrounding it and "ATB" (Auckland Transport Board) stylised in the centre. Double-pronged pin at back.

The Inspector in Charge was the person responsible for the ATB Inspectorate and the running of the Auckland Transport Board (ATB) 1928-1964 fleet operation of tram Motorman and Conductors (until 1956) and bus plus trolleybus Drivers.

Until the mid 1940s, the Inspector in Charge at the ATB was Gil Elliot.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
INSPECTOR INCHARGE Embossed
ATB Logo
Accession No
1981.402.2
Credit Line
Auckland Transport Board. 1928-1964. Tram Inspectors badge [Inspector in Charge ATB], 1981.402.2. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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- MOTAT Curatorial Research

Posted on 21-08-2019 01:03:08

Hi there, Not a Tram Conductors badge. The Inspector in Charge was in charge of the ATB Inspectorate and the running of the Auckland Transport Board (ATB) 1928-1964 fleet operation of tram Motorman and Conductors (until 1956) and bus plus trolleybus Drivers. Until the mid 1940s, it was Gil Elliot.

- David Cawood

Posted on 12-08-2019 23:29:59