Driver and Conductor
"This photo was taken for me by
another driver, using my camera. It shows me as the driver and my
conductor `Sailor` Martin in front of our No 16 Edinburgh
Corporation Transport bus at Silverknowes in 1964 or 1965. The bus was a
The photo shows the
obligatory uniform that we all had to wear. Notice the watch
chain above my pocket. Note the caps. You would be reported
and disciplined if an Inspector caught you without the cap on.
Changed days now.
Mind you the drivers almost invariably
took their caps off when driving.
John Stewart, Livingston, West Lothian, Scotland: April 11,