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Legal Name: H W Smith  
Operating Name: Yellow Motor Service
Started Operations: circa 1905
Finished Operations: 1924
Operating Base(s): Beach Street, Gosport


Ran horse brakes from Gosport Hard before establishing motor omnibus business circa 1920.  Ran stage service from Gosport to Lee-on-the-Solent.  Bus operations sold to Hants & Dorset Motor Services on 29th September 1924 but Smith continued to operate taxis from his garage in Beach Street.





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