Bus Station

1964 , Colchester (Essex)

A busy day at the Colchester bus station.

This film shows shots of the buses, staff and passengers using the bus station in Colchester in 1964. It opens with a shot that shows a green bus waiting at a stop. There are shots of buses and of bus drivers, including some close up shots and of passengers. A driver changes the display on the front of the bus. Two conductors feature, one of who is female. Later there is a shot of another two conductors, one male, one female. In the drivers' canteen they drink tea. The next sequence shows a raised car park. This became unsafe at a later date and had to be demolished. There are further shots of the station and the staff, including staff leaving work on bicycles. A bus is filled with petrol and there are further scenes in the garage.

Keywords

Buses; Bus drivers; Bus stations

Manifestations

Bus Station

  • Barcode
    INV394886
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    MP4 H264 digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:08:04
    Modification Date
    23/03/2016
    Parts
    Reference
    741073
  • Barcode
    INV349686
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    MP4 H264 digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:08:04
    Modification Date
    23/03/2016
    Parts
    Reference
    741062
  • Barcode
    INV335066
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    MP4 H264 digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:08:04
    Modification Date
    23/03/2016
    Parts
    Reference
    741051
  • Barcode
    INV387217
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    DV digital
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:05:10
    Modification Date
    10/05/2011
    Parts
    Reference
    709237
  • Barcode
    INV467839
    Canonical Identifier
    A-3534
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Details
    Carrier Type
    16mm film
    Colour System
    colour
    Colour Type
    colour
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:06:56
    Has Image
    Y
    Has Sound
    N
    Identifier
    Image Polarity
    neg
    Modification Date
    28/04/2011
    Parts
    Reference
    706868
    Sound
    silent
  • Activities
    Barcode
    INV283429
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    master digital
    Colour Type
    colour
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:05:15
    Has Sound
    N
    Modification Date
    14/05/2009
    Parts
    Reference
    679805
    Sound
    silent
  • Activities
    Barcode
    INV150271
    Canonical Identifier
    TB 1471
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    BetacamSP tape
    Dimension
    Identifier
    Modification Date
    30/07/2008
    Parts
    Reference
    674553
  • Barcode
    INV214433
    Canonical Identifier
    VP-607
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Identifier
    Modification Date
    25/06/2021
    Parts
    Reference
    563646

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