New Plymouth City Transport

Production date
1931-1990
Description
Records for the New Plymouth City Transport Department. Records include ledgers recording bus ticket sales, statistics on revenue and passengers, tender documents for various automobiles and bus timetables and signs.
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Production date
1931-1990
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  Box 1

Folder:

Folder. New Plymouth City Transport, tender documents – alloy bus body, 1977-1978.

Folder. New Plymouth City Transport, specifications and blueprints for steel bus body, 1978.

Folder. New Plymouth City Council, contract for two omnibus bodies from Stratford Motor Body Builders for $59,750.00, 1978.

Colour drawing on card. 220mm x 370mm. Bus seat with advertising.

Newspaper clipping. ‘From Wagonette to Diesel Bus’, New Plymouth Star 14 March 1985.

Bus timetable. New Plymouth District Transport, 1990.

Measured drawings, 42 omnibus. 3 sheets. 23 February 1966.

Folder. Tender documents for supplying bus chassis from British Leyland, 1971.

Signs:

$10 Reward for information leading to conviction of anyone damaging or disfiguring this bus! Please assist in protecting your property. Size: 220mm (H) x 414mm (W). Undated.

Bus service for statutory and public holidays; information. Size: 205mm (H) x 317mm (W). Undated.

Children under 3yrs of age will be carried free when accompanied by and in the charge of an adult. Children 15 years of age & over must pay adult fares. Size: 201mm (H) x 317mm (W). Undated.

School pupils please vacate your seat if Adults standing. Size: 203mm (H) x 316mm (W). Undated.

The consumption of food, ice cream, or fish & chips on this bus is prohibited. Smoking on this bus is prohibited. 201mm (H) x 317mm (W). Undated.

See New Plymouth by sight-seeing bus tour. Over 20 miles of interesting scenic route. Trip takes 2 ½ hours. Size: 210mm (H) x 506mm (W). Undated.

Fitzroy – Smart Road bus timetable. Size: 482mm (H) x 203mm (W). May 1978.

Brooklands – Route 1 bus timetable. Size: 482mm (H) x 203mm (W). May 1978.

Frankleigh Park – Ferndale – Route 4 & 10 bus timetable. Size: 482mm (H) x 203mm (W). May 1978.

Vogeltown-Rata St Route 3-5 bus timetable. Size: 482mm (H) x 203mm (W). May 1978.

Westown – Hurdon Route bus timetable. Size: 482mm (H) x 203mm (W). May 1978.

Spotswood – Port Route 8-12-13 bus timetable. Size: 482mm (H) x 203mm (W). May 1978.

Fitzroy – Port – Spotswood bus timetable. Size: 728mm (H) x 227mm (W). July 1975. (Folded)

Hurdon – Weston Route 14 and Omata Road Routes 6 and 7 bus timetable. Size: 432mm (H) x 229mm (W). July 1975.

Merrilands Route 9-11-15 bus timetable. Size: 383mm (H) x 204mm (W). May 1978.

New Plymouth District Transport Fare Schedule Operative from 1 July 1990. 203mm (H) x 431mm (W).

Port-Fitzroy Route No. 13. These buses travel direct to Port and Fitzroy. Size: 200mm (H) x 320mm (W).

Change in fare prices. 2 signs for each year – 21 July 1975, 28 July 1977, 24 July 1978, 30 April 1979, 1 April 1980, 3 August 1981, 7 May 1984. Size: 203mm (H) x 431mm (W).

Buses showing Huatoki Road run via Vogeltown. Size: 77mm (H) x 356mm (W). Undated.

  Box 2

City Transport Services, ticket register, February 1956 – May 1964.

City Transport Services, ticket register, May 1964 – March 1973.

  Box 3

Register. Passenger and Revenue Daily Record, August 1956 – March 1965.

Register. New Plymouth City Transport Services, Daily Record (amount of revenue and passengers on omnibus and trolley bus, including a monthly summary), April 1965 – September 1974.

Account book, 1975-1976.

Accession number
ARC2011-200
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