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There are thousands of websites about buses and transport preservation.  Here are a few that you may find interesting and relevant.

Avon Valley Railway

Bath Bus Company

Bob Brimley (a keen photographer of buses, including ours)

Bristol Commercial Vehicles Enthusiasts

Bristol K and L website (a website for… you’ve guessed it, Bristol K and L types.  The clue’s in the name)

Bristol Omnibus Vehicle Collection (a collection of Bristol-operated buses owned by two of our members)

Bristol SU website (again, the clue’s in the name - a website devoted to the Bristol SU class of bus.  Also provides information about the J, L, LS, MW and SC types)

British Bus Club (a site for lovers of British buses in the USA)

Bus and coach photos (a website of thousands of worldwide bus and coach photos)

Bus photos (another site of bus photos from around the world)

Buses Ireland

Crosville Motor Services (operators of bus services in Weston-Super-Mare and providers of vintage buses for weddings and events)

First Group (operators of bus services in much of the former Bristol Tramways area)

Gert lush online (a photographic archive of Bristol, including this set of trams and buses.  But there’s much more than that on the site)

Gloucester Bus History (details of vehicles allocated and routes operated on Gloucester’s bus network)

Greg Powell (a provider of replica tax discs to add the finishing touch to your vintage or classic vehicle)

Hampshire and Dorset Bus Preservation Group

Historic Commercial Vehicle Society

Linclonshire Vintage Vehicle Society (owners of several Bristol-made buses)

London Bus Preservation Trust

London Bus Routes (far more than just routes.  Details of destination blinds, route history since 1950, and London Transport garages.  Essential reading for London enthusiasts.

National Association of Road Transport Museums

Red and White (a brief history of Red and White Services, which operated buses in south Wales and Gloucestershire and from which Bristol Omnibus acquired a number of its Stroud area routes).

Routemaster Association (a handy source of info for all things Routemaster).

Sparks R Flying (auto-electrical service with an affection for old buses)

Stroud RE Group (Stroud-based preservation group)

Skyline Aviation (a website with a lot of classic bus material, including a very detailed guide to all the rallies taking place each year)

The Bus Station (a website with links to a huge number of bus-related sites)

Transport Art Collections (a site displaying and selling transport-related art, including many fine paintings of buses)

West Country Historic Omnibus and Transport Trust

Western National Preservation Group

West of England Transport Collection

World Wide Vintage (a site for restorers of all types of vintage vehicle, offering forums and parts for sale, among other things)