The crew of this trolley bus are having a rest before their next turn of duty. The location is Albert Road and Holt Road, Silvertown. Note the soot-blackened brickwork of the house.
Although this photo from February 1925 is not very clear, it shows a 511 Chingford Mount to Maryland Point "Wellington Co" petrol Omnibus with solid tyres, in front of the Swan Hotel, Stratford.
Newham Heritage & Archives Ref B-34
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By Arthur Brighton
My grandfather, William Brighton worked as a bus conductor for the General Omnibus Company from the Priory Road depot.
No.669 Trolley buses at North Woolwich
On the 6th June 1937, Bus No.622 was the first Trolley Buses to run a service in West Ham.