“The Bus Builders of Auckland” by Sean Millar. ISBN 0-908726-48-1. NZD $15.00. Postage within NZ NZD $3.00 if purchased singly, free if purchased with any other book. Overseas postage charged at cost.
“Thoroughly researched.. a generous selection of illustrations… another splendid effort.” Tramway Topics.
A4 format, 52 pages, staple bound. Covers in printed in colour inside and out, other pages in b&w.
An illustrated history of bus building in Auckland from 1945 onwards.
LARGER COMMERCIAL BUS BUILDERS
Albion Motor Bodies
Cavanagh & Co
DSC & Cousins
Eaddy & Taylor
George Magee & Co
New Zealand Motor Bodies (NZMB)
Reevely Ellis & Collingwood
N F Strahan & Co
D McL Wallace
Wilton Motor Body Builders
SMALLER COMMERCIAL BUS BUILDERS
Glen Eden Motor Bodies, F A Johnston, G Kinghorn, K V Shepherd, Swanson Walsh, Takanini Enterprises, Whites Alloy Fabricators Ltd, Woodgate Enterprises.
OPERATOR BUS BUILDERS
Auckland Bus Company, Auckland Transport Board, Bonnici Motors Ltd, Commercial Buses Ltd, Greenhalgh Blue Line Buses, NZR Road Services, North Shore Transport, Passenger Transport Company, Shears Coachlines, Suburban Buses Ltd, Transport Bus Services, Roy Webb. See also our separate title “Operator Bus Builders”.