More trolleybuses pictures

A trolleybus approaches Bradford Junction from Victoria Road North. The former Gaumont cinema closed then re-opened as a bingo hall, then closed and re-opened as a mosque. Note the three-sided shelter to the right.
A trolleybus approaches Bradford Junction from Victoria Road North. The former Gaumont cinema closed then re-opened as a bingo hall, then closed and re-opened as a mosque. Note the three-sided shelter to the right.
It would take  someone of the age of 55-plus to remember this scene along Commercial Road at the junction of Church Street.

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Whenever I print photographs of trolleybuses silently whizzing around the city from Barry Cox’s book, I always get offered a few more.

So I include a couple for today’s page.

Three members of the Corporation bus company 'The City of Portsmouth Passenger Transport Department' have a break before setting off from the Hard to Eastney in 1961. Do you know who they might be?

Three members of the Corporation bus company 'The City of Portsmouth Passenger Transport Department' have a break before setting off from the Hard to Eastney in 1961. Do you know who they might be?

The first image above a trolleybus approaches Bradford Junction from Victoria Road North. The former Gaumont cinema closed then re-opened as a bingo hall, then closed and re-opened as a mosque. Note the three-sided shelter to the right.

The second picture shows three members of the Corporation bus company ‘The City of Portsmouth Passenger Transport Department’ have a break before setting off from the Hard to Eastney in 1961. Do you know who they might be?