Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 163,196 pages of information and 245,645 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Western Welsh Omnibus Co

From Graces Guide

c.1920 Company incorporated

1931 The company opened extensive new offices and workshops on Cowbridge Road, Ely, Cardiff.[1]

1970 Was one of the 2 largest bus operators in rural Wales when it looked to local councils for subsidies to maintain services[2]

1972 National Bus Co reorganised its subsidiary companies in South Wales: South Wales Transport and Western Welsh (Rhondda, Red and White, Jones Group).[3]

c.1987 Privatised

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Sources of Information

  1. Western Mail 9 April 1931
  2. The Times Dec. 30, 1970
  3. Commercial Motor 28 July 1972