• Old Dutch city bus in the Hague (HTM 352)

    Line 13 to Oostduin, photographed on the Laan van Meerdervoort. This type of bus was in service in several other (big) cities, such as Amsterdam, Utrecht and Rotterdam. The earlier versions had round head lamps. The original design dates from 1966. This p…

  • HTM 302 on service on line 14

    taken in the early 1980s on the Statenplein in the Hague

  • 1954 RT in the London Transport Museum



  • Interior of a Routemaster

    Interior of the upper deck of a Routemaster bus. Friday December 9, 2005 was the last day of service for the Routemaster.

  • 1984 DAF MB200

    Equiped with a six cylinder diesel engine. Den Oudsten coach work. This was the standard long-distance bus in the Netherlands.

  • Busses at Leiden Station

    Waiting to take passenger to such places as Alphen aan den Rijn, Leimuiden, Zoetermeer, Haarlem, The Hague and Gouda. The busses are all from 2005, the VDL Berkhof Ambassador 200 (5.9 litre, 6 cylinder diesel engine) except the one third from the left: th…


  • SmålandsBussen

    Neoplan Starliner. Equiped with a in-line, six-cylinder MAN turbodiesel engine.

  • More SmålandsBussen: Neoplan Starliner - front view


  • More SmålandsBussen: Previous incarnation of the Neoplan Starliner



  • Before the Neoplan Starliner: 1960 Scania B-5558-B

    I saw this bus drive around once. It produced an enormous cloud of blue smoke, putting eastern-European trucks and buses to shame.

  • Jonckheere Mistral 70


  • Heavy vehicles at the National Oldtimerday: 1958 Berna 2 UPR 2H Autobus



  • Heavy vehicles at the National Oldtimerday: 1936 White US Navy bus

    Achnacarry is in Scotland. During WO II the Commando Basic Training Centre was located there, in Achnacarry Castle, to train special forces of the Allied Forces. The Dutch Special Forces were established there in 1942 and also trained there. Now they are…

  • Heavy vehicles at the National Oldtimerday: 1964 Berna L4 UP 354


  • Old toys: 1978 Routemaster by Corgi

    bought for me in London when I was a wee lad. The designer at Corgi Marcel Van Cleemput, died in April 2013: www.guardian.co.uk/theguardian/2013/apr/ 04/marcel-van-cle...


  • Rain stopped play

    View from my office window on a rainy day

  • Bristol bus


  • The Bruck in Whitefish, Montana

    This custom-made bus was in service from 1951 until 1972 between Whitefish and Kalispell. It is called "bruck" because it was a combination bus and truck. 220 HP engine, 10-speed transmission


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