Yellow Bus Garage, Mallard Road, Bournemouth

Yellow Bus Garage, Mallard Road, Bournemouth
Photograph taken 13 April 2007 © Ms Ruth Povey. Source Historic England Archive ref: 476778

A garage for the local yellow buses, originally also for trolleybuses. It was built in 1950-1 for Bournemouth Corporation. The roof is made from reinforced concrete with a 50ft span and was the largest in Britain at the time using a new type of construction.

Location

Bournemouth Bournemouth

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

transport road bus trolley garage concrete 1950s (1950 - 1959)