The former Library & Archive of the OS is now part of The Bus Archive (BA).
BA has three research centres open to the public:
· Droitwich: holds original bus industry records
Open on Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am to 4pm (and other times by arrangement)
· Walsall: holds published books, publicity items and photographs
Open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10am to 3pm (and other times by arrangement)
· Acton: holds publicity items and original records of London Transport and predecessors
Open on the first and third Tuesday of the month 11am to 4pm
(and other times by arrangement)
Booking in advance is essential:
telephone 01922 629358 (lines open Mon to Thurs, 10am-3pm).
A searchable catalogue is available at www.busarchive.org.uk along with full details of how to get to the research centres.