Trolley Bus Memories - Adelaide in the 1940s
- 17.00 AUD
The film footage used in Trolley Bus Memories - Adelaide in the 1940's was believed to have originally been shot for the General Manager of the Municipal Tramways Trust to take to Dunedin in New Zealand while contracted to advise on potential tramway replacement in that city. Decades later, this film was found on a rubbish dump in New Zealand and has been saved from destruction. This DVD features to full Trolley Bus system as it then existed and features double deck AEC, double deck tri-axle Leyland and single deck Leyland 'Canton' trolley buses (so called because they were originally destined for China but were diverted to Australia because of the Second World War). Exempt from classification.