London motor bus, 1910s

London motor bus, 1910s

C026/3099 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.0MB

Downloadable file size: 4.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: LIBRARY OF CONGRESS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: London motor bus. Early 20th century London motor bus operated by the Vanguard company. The adverts on the side of the top deck of the bus includes one for the Japan-British Exhibition of 1910. By this time, the Vanguard Company was owned by the London General Omnibus Company (LGOC). This company had started using motor buses in 1902, with horse-drawn buses being discontinued by around 1911. This bus is operating on route 11, introduce by the LGOC in 1906 and one of the oldest continuously operated routes in London. This photograph is from the Bain News Service, one of the USA's oldest news picture agencies.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 1910, 1910s, 20th century, autobus, bain news service, black-and-white, britain, bus, city, driver, driving, early 20th century, england, english, europe, european, historical, history, human, human geography, japan-british exhibition, large group, lgoc, london, london bus, london general omnibus company, monochrome, motor vehicle, passenger, passengers, people, person, public transport, road, route 11, route eleven, street, technological, technology, transport, transporting, traveler, traveling, traveller, travellers, travelling, uk, united kingdom, urban, vanguard, vehicle

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.