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History of operators that operated the Bristol L's.

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Aberdare Urban District Council, Aberdare
Adams Brothers (Handley) Limited, Sixpenny Handley
R R Adams, Fairwater
Advance Roadways Limited, Goole
Albertville Bus Service, Albertville, South Africa
W Alexander & Sons Limited, Falkirk
T D Alexander, Sheffield
Allenways Coaches Limited, Birmingham
W Alexander & Sons (Northern) Limited, Aberdeen
Amalgamated Bus Company, ?, South Africa
Anderson, Westerhope
Anglo American Corporation, Johannesburg, South Africa
Antigue Auto, Kapellen, Belgium
Appleby, Choppington
W M Appleby, Bedlington
Arriva North Western
Ashington & District
Aston's Coaches (Marton) Limited, Marton
Athelstan Coaches Limited, Malmesbury
P Bailey, Winchester
Banfield, Beaminster
C Bannister & Son, Owston Ferry
Barnard Castle Coaches
Bantu Bus Service, Pretoria, South Africa
Bath Electric Tramways Company Limited, Bristol
Bath Tramways Motor Company Limited, Bristol
J Batty & Company, Morpeth
Bedlington & District Luxury Coaches Limited, Ashington
Bell's Services Limited, Westerhope
Bennet, Swansea
Benoni Municipality, Benoni, South Africa
Black & White Motorways Limited, Cheltenham
Bleanch's Coaches Limited, Hetton-le-Hole
A Blenkinsop, West Cornforth
Bond Bros Motor Services, Willington
N C Born, Northlew
Norman Boyes, Bradford
Brewis & Kelly, Earsdon
Bristol Omnibus Company Limited, Bristol
Bristol Tramways & Carriage Company Limited, Bristol
P Brophy, Hazel Grove
H C J Bruce & R R H Parker, Okehampton
P, G, D & J Bryan, Didcot
Bryn Melyn Motor Services Limited, Llangollen
W Burrell, W Curry & A Howson, Barnard Castle
R & D Burrows Limited, Ogmore Vale
Caledonian Omnibus Company Limited, Dumfries
Cathedral Coaches Limited, Gloucester
Cedric Coaches (Wivenhoe) Limited, Wivenhoe
S & B Chapple, Raglan
H F J Cheek, Kenton
H J Clack, Cumnor
Classic Buses Limited, Four Marks
Classic Omnibus, Folkestone
Cocks, Fowey
W Colquhoun, Carlisle
Companhia de Autocarros Fok-Lei Limitida, Macau
Consolidated Diamond Mines (SWA) Limited, Oranjamund, South Africa
Continental Pioneer School Holiday Limited, Richmond
Contract Bus Services Limited, London W1
D W Cook, Warmsworth
Coquetdale Coaches, Amble
J Corrigan, Batley
Henry C Cox Limited, Wallasey
H E Craiggs, Amble
Crake, Darlington
Creamline Motor Services (Bordon) Limited, Bordon
R N Cross, Hibaldstow
Crosville Motor Services Limited, Chester
Culling & Son (Norfolk) Limited, Claxton
T Curry, Fencehouses
Cyprus Transport Company (KEM/KTC), Nicosia, Cyprus
Daisy Bus Services Limited, Broughton
C Davies (Pontlottyn) Limited, Pontlottyn
G G Davies, Tredegar
R I Davies & Son Limited, Tredegar
S Davies Limited, Cardiff
T Davies, Bedlinog
W Davies, Ferryhill
W L & G Davies, Leeswood
R Davidson & Son, Forfar
Derwent, Stalwell
P Devine, Ossett
R Ditchburn, Browney Colliery
J Dodds & Sons Limited, Troon
Doncaster Corporation Transport, Doncaster
J H Duff & M Ivanovic, Sutton-on-the-Forest
Durham District Services Limited, Darlington
East Midland Motor Services, Chesterfield
Eastbourne Coachways Limited, Eastbourne
Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Limtied, Norwich
Eastern National Omnibus Company Limited, Chelmsford
Edinburgh Corporation, Edinburgh
Edmunds Omnibus Services Limited, Rassau
D S Edwards, Llangeinor
Edwards, Cefy-y-Bedd
Elm Park Coaches Limited, Romford
J J Elms, Blaenavon
Ensignbus Company Limited, Hornchurch
Enterprise, Portishead
Electric Supply Commission, Sunningdale, South Africa
J Evans, Buckfastleigh
Ferndale Bus Service, Ferndale South Africa
Flather, Ellesmore Port
A & B M Foster, Ellesmere Port
W H Fowler & Sons (Coaches) Limited, Holbeach Drove
N Fox, Falstone
Frostways Limited, Kennington
Frostways (Hull) Limited, Kingston-upon-Hull
Fryer, Derby
Galley's Motors Limited, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Germiston Municipality, Germiston, South Africa
S Gaskin, Hayes
Georges Coaches (Kirkbuton) Limited, Kirkburton
T W Goodman (Transport) Limited, Gosport
Goodmans Tours Limited, Tavistock
A & R Graham Limited, Kirkintilloch
Granville Tours Limited, Grimsby
Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive, Manchester
Greyhound Bus Lines, Transvaal, South Africa
Hants & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Bournemouth
Hardwick, Driffield
Hargreaves, Childrey
A E, W I & P L Harris, Cambridge
Harts Taxis Limited
Heard's Garage Limited, Torrington
C Hills, Lingfield
Hillside Coaches Limited, Luton
G P Holder, Charlton-on-Otmoor
T Hollis, Queensferry
Horseshoe, Kempston
House & Company (Coaches) Limited, Boscombe
Hoover, ?, South Africa
L J Hubber, Newquay
R Hughes-Jones, Rhostryfan
Hutfield Coaches (Gosport) Limited, Gosport
Hyderabad State Railway, Hyderabad
Jackson, Chorley
P Jefferys, Grayshott
Jenkins Garage, Bridgend
Jenkins, Hay-on-Wye
T Johnsey, Newport
W J H Jones, Crantock
A T Jones, Login
Jones, Pwllheli
R J Jordan, Wantage
A G H Jordan, Blaenavon
K W Coaches Limited, Daventry
K C Kakouris & Sons, Nititari, Cyprus
Keighley-West Yorkshire Services Limited, Harrogate
Kenfig Motors Limited, Kenfig Hill
E Kyriakou & Sons Limited, Limassol, Cyprus
W G Lacey, London SW2
Lancaster City Transport Limted, Morecambe
Lansdowne Luxury Coaches Limited, Leytonstone E11
A M Lawson, Baildon
S Leavy & C Conlon, Botley
Lincolnshire Road Car Co Ltd, Lincoln
F Lockey & Sons Limited, St Helen Auckland
The London Ceremony Bus, Kappellen, Belgium
G R & F Longstaff, Broomhill
Luanshaywa Bus Service, ?, South Africa
Mahilals Bus Service, ?, South Africa
Maidstone & District Motor Services Limited, Maidstone
Marchwood Motorways (Southampton) Limited, Totton
Margo (Coaches) of Croydon Limited, Croydon
W R & M A Martin, Weaverham
R B Massey & Company Limited, Market Weighton
J N MacEwan, Amisfield
McGee, Belfast
Samuel McLaughlin, Londonderry
D R MacGregor, Sible Hedingham
Maypine Trolleybus Company
Medwood Cartage, ?, South Africa
Melba Motors Limited, Reddish
Mellers Coaches Limited, Goxhill
Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council, Merthyr Tydfil
Midway, Clynderwen
Mini-Tours (Bangor) Limited, Bangor
F & J Mitchell, Luthermuir
Moffat, Cleator Moor
Moordale Bus Service, Newcastle
Moore, Crook
A Moore & Sons (Windsor) Limited, Windsor
Morlais Services, Merthyr Tydfil
Mothle, ?, South Africa
Mountain Transport Limited, Chelsea SW3
Nadder Valley Coaches Limited, Tisbury
J F Nicholson, Hunwick
Nicosia Buses Limited, Nicosia, Cyprus
North Western Road Car Company, Stockport
Northern Roadways, Glasgow
O'Hara, Spennymoor
J O'Neill, Glasgow
Okeridge Motor Services Limited, Okehampton
Overland Tours Limited, Carigbah, New South Wales
Parlanes (Aldershot) Limited, Bordon
D W Parsons, London N22
G G F Peace, Claverham
W G & C S Peake, Pontnewydd
H Pemberton (Coaches) Limited, Upton
Penguin Bus Service, ?, South Africa
G Pennington, Meadowfield
J M, A F & D P Philip, Dunfermline
C H C Phillips, Shiptonthorpe
Phillips Coach Company Limited, Shiptonthorpe
Phoenix Coaches, Pitsea
S M Pinnington, Crook
Platman Motors, London SW15
Pontypridd Urban District Council, Pontypridd
Portsdown Coaches, Fareham
Potteries Motor Traction Company Limited, Stoke-on-Trent
Precelley Motors, Clynderwen
Premier Travel Services Limited, Cambridge
Prendergast Motors, Haverfordwest
R P Prentice, West Calder
Price, Romsley
Priory, Winchester
D A Pye, Worthen
Quantock Heritage, Taunton
Quantock Heritage Motor Services Limited, Taunton
Gopal Ramporsaad
Redland Transport, Reigate
J Reid, Cramlington
Reliance Motor Services, Sutton-on-the-Forest
S Rendell, Parkstone
Rexquote Heritage Motor Services Limited, Taunton
Rhymney Transport Services Limited, Rhymney Bridge
M Rice, London N21
W G Richards, Moylgrove
W J M Richards, Newport
K D J & J D Richards, Spaxton
W C Richardson, Helston
Richardson, Keighley
K E Roberts, Lincoln
L Rodgers, Redcar
Roodepoort Municipality, Roodepoort, South Africa
Rossmore Bus Company Limited, Sandbanks
Rotherham Corporation Transport, Rotherham
M Savva, Limassol, Cyprus
Says Coaches Limited, Quedgeley
Scully Omnibus Service, Mountmellick, Co. Laoise, Ireland
Searson, Langold
Service Coaches Limited, Bebside
Sfera Buses Limited, Ypsonas, Cyprus
Sharpe Bros (Beighton) Limited, Beighton
J & W Shaw, Byers Green
T W P Sheffield, Cleethorpes
H E Sheriff & Son, Gainsborough
Shephardson Coaches Limited, Barton-on-Humber
A O Sherrin, Carhampton
Silcox Motor Coach Company Limited, Pembroke Dock
Silverwing Coaches Transport Limited, North Cave
H Sjoerds, Hilversum, Netherlands
M W Smaller, Barton-on-Humber
J M Smith, Amble
H Smith, Luton
Snape, Markyate
Somerbus Limited, Paulton
Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter
Southern Vectis Omnibus Company Limited, Newport
Sovereign Bus Company, ?, South Africa
Spencer, High Wycombe
Springs Municipality, Springs, South Africa
St Helens Corporation Transport, St Helens
Starline Elms Coaches (Harrow) Limited, Kenton
F Stanton, Ogmore Vale
M A Stephens, Crewe
T W Stephenson, High Etherley
F, T J & G M Stoneman, Nanpean
Stuttafords, ?, South Africa
Sydenham Transport, ?, South Africa
Taff-Ely Borough Transport
Target Travel (Coaches) Limited, Cramlington
R Taylor & Son, London SE1
Thames Valley Traction Company Limited, Reading
Thatcher, Hobson & Co, Rhodesia
D J, K J & J A Thomas, Staverton
W H Thomas, Helston
I B & G Thomas, Llangadog
Thomas & James Garage, Felinfoel
E W Thomas, Upper Llandwrog
T Thompson, W Curry & W Davies, Ferryhill
Tilling Transport (THC) Limited, Chelmsford
L K Toumperis, Nicosia, Cyprus
Transportes Urbanos De Macau, Sarl, Hong Kong
Trimdon Motor Services Limited, Trimdon Grange
Tuckers Cartage, ?, South Africa
Turner, Cardiff
Tyler, Sandridge
Tyne & Wear Passenger Transport Executive, Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Unidentified Operator, ?, South Africa
United Automobile Services Limited, Darlington
United Counties Omnibus Company Limited, Northampton
United Welsh Services Limited, Swansea
Vaal Transport Corporation, Vereeniging, South Africa
Van Zyl's Bus Service, Durban, South Africa
William Varah (Transport) Limited, Wickersley
VC Transport, Leigh-on-Sea
Validford Limited, Chapel Haddlesey
D C Venner, Witheridge
Vessey, Hibaldstow
Viasa, Limassol, Cyprus
D W Voy, Newton Aycliffe
Trevor Ward Limited, Kirkburton
G E J Walker, Portishead
H Webster, Pattishall
W Welch, Llangeinor
Welkom Bus Service, Welkom, South Africa
Wells Motor Services Limited, Biddulph
West Yorkshire Road Car Company Limited, Harrogate
Westbourne Motors (St Austell) Limited, St Austell
Westcliff-on-Sea Motor Services Limited, Southend-on-Sea
Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter
Western Scottish Motor Traction Company Limited, Kilmarnock
Western Welsh Omnibus Company Limited, Cardiff
Wigmores Excelsior Coaches Limited, Dinnington
F G Wilder & Son Limited, Feltham
J & D Wilkie Limited, Kirriemuir
T W & T E Williams, Laugharne
M Williams, Skewen
Willis Central Garage Limited, Bodmin
Wilts & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Salisbury
Winlon Autos Limited, Shepherds Bush, W12
Worth's Motor Services Limited, Enstone
Wye Valley Motors, Hereford
York-West Yorkshire Joint Services, Harrogate
Young's Coach & Bus Company Limited, Hornchurch
J Yuille, Larkhill