David Slater (Spoddendale)'s photos with the Southdown

Southdown CUF 257L at Barton Mills - 28 Apr 1985

Southdown CUF 257L at Barton Mills - 28 Apr 1985
Sunday 28 April 1984 – I didn’t note what Southdown 1257 (CUF 257L) was working as I snapped it passing the end of Tuddenham Road, Barton Mills. It was a Duple Dominant bodied Leyland Leopard new in May 1973. Work had already started in creating a dual ca…
Added on February  2, 2016

Wiltax (on loan to Burtons Coaches) F312 MYJ - June 2007 (572-20)

Wiltax (on loan to Burtons Coaches) F312 MYJ - June 2007 (572-20)
Mid/late June 2007 - Tellings-Golden Miller (TGM Group) acquired the business of Wiltax Buses in June 2007 and Northern Counties bodied Volvo B10M-55 F312 MYJ made a brief appearance at Burtons Coaches of Haverhill for maintenance work. Burtons was also a…
Added on July 28, 2015

DSCF8845 Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC

DSCF8845 Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC
Sunday 12 April 2015 (1315) - Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC, an Alexander Dennis Enviro300 new in June 2010 to Southdown, leaving Hunstanton on the 1315 service 11 to Kings Lynn.
Added on April 12, 2015

DSCF8837 Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC

DSCF8837 Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC
Sunday 12 April 2015 (1312) - Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC, an Alexander Dennis Enviro300 new in June 2010 to Southdown, seen in Hunstanton about to work the 1315 service 11 to Kings Lynn.
Added on April 12, 2015

DSCF8836 Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC

DSCF8836 Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC
Sunday 12 April 2015 (1312) - Stagecoach East (Norfolk Green) GX10 HCC, an Alexander Dennis Enviro300 new in June 2010 to Southdown, seen in Hunstanton about to work the 1315 service 11 to Kings Lynn.
Added on April 12, 2015

DSCF6084 Line up of Hestair Duple 425 coaches

DSCF6084 Line up of Hestair Duple 425 coaches
Showbus, Sunday 21 September 2014 - During the period of the common ownership of Dennis and Duple by the Hestair Group (1980s) the Dennis powered Hestair Duple 425 coach was marketed, Five examples are shown in this line up. From left to right:
Gale Motor…
Added on September 22, 2014

Southdown 1233 (LCD 233F) at Rochdale - Aug 1973

Southdown 1233  (LCD 233F) at Rochdale - Aug 1973
August 1973 – Parked on the parking ground directly behind the Yelloway booking office in Rochdale was Southdown Motor Services 1233 (LCD 233F), a Plaxton Panorama bodied Leyland Leopard new in 1968. It had worked up from Portsmouth/Southsea on the joint…
Added on March 31, 2014

Southdown 1231 (LCD 231F) at Rochdale - Aug 1973

Southdown 1231  (LCD 231F) at Rochdale - Aug 1973
Saturday 27 May 1973 - By now the National white coach livery was also appearing on Southdown coaches. 1231 (LCD 231F), a Plaxton Panorama bodied Leyland Leopard new in 1968, stands in the morning sunshine on the Rochdale Corporation Transport parking gro…
Added on March 31, 2014

Southdown 1225 (LCD 225F) in Manchester - Aug 1973

Southdown 1225 (LCD 225F) in Manchester - Aug 1973
August 1973 – Southdown 1225 (LCD 225F), a Plaxton Panorama bodied Leyland Leopard new in 1968, pulls out of the Yelloway bay of Chorlton Street coach station, Manchester bound for Portsmouth/Southsea on a Saturday day south run of the joint Yelloway/Asso…
Added on March 31, 2014

DSCN5831 Panther Travel PBZ 6275 (UFG 54S) on loan to Stephensons of Essex

DSCN5831 Panther Travel PBZ 6275 (UFG 54S) on loan to Stephensons of Essex
Saturday 11 June 2011 (0843) - Stephensons of Essex Limited took over the failed business of Burtons Coaches at the end of May 2011. To assist with the need for extra vehicles for this additional work Stephensons loaned PDZ 6275 from Panther Travel (Barha…
Added on June 15, 2014

DSCN5869 Panther Travel PDZ 6275 (UFG 54S) on loan to Stephensons of Essex

DSCN5869 Panther Travel PDZ 6275 (UFG 54S) on loan to Stephensons of Essex
Wednesday 15 June 2011 (1628) - Stephensons of Essex Limited took over the failed business of Burtons Coaches at the end of May 2011. To assist with the need for extra vehicles for this additional work Stephensons loaned PDZ 6275 from Panther Travel (Barh…
Added on June 15, 2014

DSCN5822 Panther Travel PBZ 6275 (UFG 54S) on loan to Stephensons of Essex

DSCN5822 Panther Travel PBZ 6275 (UFG 54S) on loan to Stephensons of Essex
Friday 10 June 2011 (0901) - Stephensons of Essex Limited took over the failed business of Burtons Coaches at the end of May 2011. To assist with the need for extra vehicles for this additional work Stephensons loaned PDZ 6275 from Panther Travel (Barham)…
Added on June 15, 2014