Janet and Barry Hoper are partners in the archive and both are retired squadron leaders. Barry retired from work as a relief signaller at Insch in 2007 to concentrate full time on printing, scanning and maintaining the archive. Janet's administration and accounting skills are put to good use in the 'Treasury'. Having reached state-
My wife and I operate The Transport Treasury as a partnership. We started our archive, known as The Transport Treasury, in 1993 after acquiring a large accumulation of negatives from a friend and whilst we were both still commissioned officers serving in the Royal Air Force.
The Transport Treasury now comprises over 300,000 negatives, mostly of railway subjects but with some buses, traction engines, ships etc and aims to be self-