Line up of coaches at Rochdale - August 1972

Yelloway: Companies that worked with Yelloway

Among David Slater (Spoddendale)'s albums  >  Yelloway



  • 195/01 Premier Travel Services LJE 991G (Summer 1969?)

    Summer 1969? - Premier Travel and Yelloway enjoyed a close working relationship for many years. This undated photograph shows 195 (LJE 991G), one the first 12 metre long coaches which entered the Premier Travel fleet in May 1969, leaving the Yelloway gara…

  • 222 Premier Travel Services FMK 129B in Rochdale - August 1972

    August 1972 – Premier Travel 222 (FMK 129B), a Harrington Cavalier bodied AEC Reliance purchased secondhand, stands inside the Yelloway garage and coach station at Rochdale ready to leave for Felixstowe on a through linking of service 77 from Rochdale to…

  • 196/02 Premier Travel Services LJE 992G in Rochdale -December 1971

    December 1971 – Premier Travel 196 (LJE 992G) in the darkness of the Weir Street garage and coach station ready to set out on the day south service 77 to Clacton-on-Sea. Service 77 originated at Blackburn and service 78 in Blackpool, both meeting up at Ma…


  • 209 Premier Travel Services NMU 7 and OVE 232J in Rochdale - April 1972

    April 1972 – Yelloway and Premier Travel had a close working relationship spanning many years notably on the joint services between the North-west and Cambridge/Clacton-on-Sea via the East Midlands. Two Premier Travel coaches, both on AEC Reliance chassis…

  • 240/01 Premier Travel Services BVO 3C in Rochdale - August 1974

    Saturday x August 1974 - Premier Travel Services 240 (BVO 3C) was a Harrington Grenadier bodied AEC Reliance purchased secondhand from Barton Transport. It was seen in the morning sunshine parked on the former Rochdale Corporation (now SELNEC) bus park ne…

  • 240/02 Premier Travel Services BVO 3C in Manchester - August 1974

    Saturday x August 1973 - Premier Travel Services 240 (BVO 3C), a Harrington Grenadier bodied AEC Reliance purchased secondhand from Barton Transport, pulls out of the Yelloway departure bay of Chorlton Street coach station in Manchester heading south on…


  • 232/02 Premier Travel Services coach in Manchester - Aug 1974 (may be VER 262L)

    Saturday x August 1974 - An unidentified Premier Travel services Alexander Y type bodied AEC Reliance sets out from Chorlton Street Coach Station in Manchester on the joint Yelloway/Premier Travel service to East Anglia. The Saturday day south service was…

  • 195/02 Premier Travel Services LJE 991G at Rochdale - 5 Mar 1973

    Monday 5 March 1973 - Premier Travel Services 195 (LGE 991G) seen at the Yelloway garage in Rochdale awaiting attention by the workshop team. The Alexander Y type bodied AEC Reliance, new in early 1969, had suffered a mechanical problem over the weekend s…

  • 195/04 Premier Travel Services LJE 991G at Rochdale - 5 Mar 1973

    Monday 5 March 1973 - The interior of Premier Travel Services 195 (LGE 991G), an Alexander Y type bodied AEC Reliance, seen at the Yelloway garage in Rochdale. This was one of the first 12 metre coaches which was delivered to Premier in the spring of 1969…


  • 195/05 Premier Travel Services LJE 991G at Rochdale - 5 Mar 1973

    Monday 5 March 1973 - Premier Travel Services 195 (LGE 991G) seen on the pits at the at the Yelloway garage in Rochdale receiving attention by the workshop team. The Alexander Y type bodied AEC Reliance, new in 1969, had suffered a mechanical problem over…

  • 195/03 Premier Travel Services LJE 991G at Rochdale - 5 Mar 1973

    Monday 5 March 1973 - The layout of the destination blinds on the coaches of Premier Travel Services comprised a red on white service number blind with two white on black blinds showing places served. The joint services between the North-West and East Ang…

  • 210 Premier Travel Services OVE 233J in Manchester - Aug 1973

    Saturday x August 1973 - Premier Travel Services 210 (OVE 233J), an Alexander Y type bodied AEC Reliance new in 1971, pulls out of the Yelloway departure bay of Chorlton Street coach station in Manchester heading south on the joint Yelloway/Premier Travel…


  • 232/01 Premier Travel Services VER 262L in Manchester - Aug 1973

    Saturday x August 1973 - Premier Travel Services 232 (VER 262L), an Alexander Y type bodied AEC Reliance new in 1973, moves out of the Yelloway departure bay of Chorlton Street coach station in Manchester heading south on the joint Yelloway/Premier Travel…

  • Yelloway PDK 461H and Ribble TRN 767 - 8 May 1972

    Monday 8 May 1972 – Ribble 767 (TRN 767) seen entering the Yelloway garage at Rochdale from Milton Street. The two Yelloway coaches are parked on the fuel bays with PDK 461H most prominent and on the bay used most. Nearside fuelling was the norm on Yellow…

  • Ribble 767 (TRN 767) - 8 May 1972

    Monday 8 May 1972 – It was rare indeed for a Ribble vehicle to be seen on a service working of the X79 route, the X79 was routinely covered by Yelloway and Standerwick. Ribble 767 (TRN 767), a 1964 Leyland Leopard with Marshall dual purpose bodywork, was…


  • Ribble 767 (TRN 767) - 8 May 1972

    Monday 8 May 1972 – It was rare indeed for a Ribble vehicle to be seen on a service working of the X79 route, the X79 was routinely covered by Yelloway and Standerwick. Ribble 767 (TRN 767), a 1964 Leyland Leopard with Marshall dual purpose bodywork, was…

  • Standerwick Burlingham Seagull in Rochdale - circa 1964

    Summer 1965 or 1966 – A Burlingham Seagull bodied Leyland Tiger Cub of W C Standerwick Ltd had just left the Yelloway coach station as it set out for Blackpool on the X79 service. It was paused at the end of Penn Street (later Ink Street) ready to turn in…

  • Standerwick 941S (FCK 941F) in Rochdale - Nov 1971

    November 1971 - Yelloway Inspector John Howard checks the ticket of a passenger boarding Standerwick 941S (FCK 941F), a 1968 Plaxton Panorama bodied Leyland Leopard, on the ‘Blackpool stand’ at Weir Street. The coach was working the 1900 X79 service from…


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