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  ETCS Bus Rally , Sunday 23rd August 2015
  Latest Entries
  Here is the list of entries for tomorrow. Others expected on the day.
  • 1 1950 KNG718 Bristol LL5G/ECW B39R Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LL718
  • 2 1954 OVF229 Bristol LD5G/ECW H33/25RD Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LKD229
  • 3 1959 5789AH Bristol MW5G/ECW C39F Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LS789
  • 4 1959 3003AH Bristol SC4LK/ECW B35F Patrick Burnside Ex ECOC LC556
  • 5 1962 557BNG Bristol FL6G/ECW H33/27RD East Anglia Transport Museum Ex ECOC LFL57
  • 6 1960 2730VX Bristol MW5G/ECW B45F Noel Miles Taverham Ex ENOC 519 later 1340
  • 7 1939 AJN825 Bristol K5G/ECW L53R 825 Preservation Group Ex Westciff-On-Sea 825
  • 8 1977 UVX7S Bristol LH6L/ECW B43F Sarah Hartwell,Chelmsford Ex ENOC CR1103
  • 9 1960 674UYG Bristol H?/?R Adam Colby, Dereham Motorhome conversion, Ex BH&D 22
  • 10 1952 MLL963 AEC Regal IV/MCCW B39F Mike Betterton, Tivetshall St Mary Ex LT RF326
  • 11 1967 PBJ2F Leyland PD2/47 /Massey H34/28R S Eade, R Alger , D Peart. Ex Lowestoft 12
  • 12 1962 675OCV Bedford SB3/Duple Super Vega C41F Len & Maura Wright, Norwich Ex Crimson Tours
  • 13 1965 CUV151C AEC Routemaster/Park Royal H40/32R Awayadays , Wood Dalling Ex RML2131
  • 14 1965 CUV321C AEC Routemaster/Park Royal H40/32R Bus and Us ltd Ex RML2321
  • 15 1967 SMK737F AEC Routemaster/Park Royal H40/32R Bus and Us ltd Ex RML2737
  • 16 1977 WAH587S Leyland National Greenway B52F Richard Walker, Ipswich Ex ECOC LN587 then LG587
  • 17 1979 JKV412V Bedford YMT/Plaxton C53F Smiths, Blofield New to Smith , Alchester
  • 19 1982 FAH275Y Volvo B10/Plaxton Supreme C57F Smiths, Wood Norton
  • 20 1982 LTF5X Leyland Tiger/Plaxton Supreme V Express C53F TimPhillips, Sawston. Ex OK Motor Services, Bishops Auckland
  • 21 1989 F94CBD Volvo B10M/Jonckheere C53F Jeff Morse, Wingfield, Eye Originally Mulleys, Ixworth
  • 22 1987 E655VND Freight Rover Sherpa CO12R Fred Agonbar, Norwich Conversion for open top tours
  • 23 1990 H74ANG Dennis Condor/Duple H69/41D+32 Moore/Thornhill/Brown, Norwich Ex China Motor Bus
  • 24 2003 AU53HJV Volvo B7TL/ALX400 H49/27F First Eastern Counties Fleet No 32479
  • 25 2000 W219XBD Volvo B7TL/Alexander ALX400 H49/29F First Eastern Counties Fleet No 32059
  •   [Richard Dixon] 19:34 on 22 Aug 2015
         
      ETCS Bus Rally , Sunday 23rd August 2015 [read more]
      4th Rally to be held at Old Buckenham
      Hi, the 4th bus rally is at Old Buckenham Airfield on Sunday 23rd August. We will be running free bus services into Attleborough. Entry is free but cars will have to pay a parking charge (this is collected by the Airfield not the ETCS) Main details on our facebook page click the [read more] link above or paste this link www.facebook.com/easterntransportcollectionsociety
      [Richard Dixon] 17:31 on 17 Aug 2015
         
      Old Buckenham Rally August 24th 2014
      Final list of buses (and 1 car) attended
      Thanks to all the vehicles that attended the Eastern Transport Collection’s Bus Rally held on Sunday 24th August 2014. We had 25 buses and one Rolls-Royce in total. Winner of the Bernard Watkin Memorial Cup was AJN825 a 1939 Bristol K5G/ECW. The Peter Claughton London Connection Award went to joint winners RML2623 belonging to First Eastern Counties and RML2321 belonging to Bus and Us. Here is the final list of vehicles that attended.

    Link to Facebook above to see photos and other detail from the Rally.

  • 1 1950 KNG718 Bristol LL5G/ECW B39R Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LL718
  • 2 1954 OVF229 Bristol LD5G/ECW H33/25RD Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LKD229
  • 3 1967 KVF658E Bristol RESL6G/ECW B45F Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC RS658
  • 4 1959 5789AH Bristol MW5G/ECW C39F Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LS789
  • 5 1974 RCJ211M Bedford VAS PJK C29F Sue Eve, Weybread
  • 6 1967 PBJ2F Leyland PD2/47 /Massey H34/28R S Eade, R Alger , D Peart. Ex Lowestoft 12
  • 7 1950 HGE219 Bedford OB/Duple Vista C29F Nick Taylor, Weybread New to Scottish CWS, before moving to Shetland
  • 8 1952 MLL963 AEC Regal IV/MCCW B39F Mike Betterton, Tivetshall St Mary Ex LT RF326
  • 9 2010 SN60 CAA ADL Trident/Eviro 400 H41/27F First Eastern Counties Blue Bus depot Entered by D Speed
  • 10 1967 NML623E AEC Routemaster/Park Royal H40/32R First Eastern Counties Entered by D Holmes
  • 11 1962 MOO177 Bristol MW6G/ECW B45F D L Bateman Ex ENOC CF1356
  • 12 1953 VNO859 Bristol KSW5G/ECW L55RD EN1407 Preservation Group Ex ENOC BE1407
  • 13 1965 CUV321C AEC Routemaster/Park Royal H40/32R Bus and Us ltd Ex RML2321
  • 14 1989 F94CBD Volvo B10M/Jonckeere C53F Jeff Morss, Fareline Bus & Coach once owned by Mulleys Motorways
  • 15 1950 KNG711 Bristol L5G/ECW B39R Patrick Burnside Ex ECOC LL711
  • 16 1962 557BNG Bristol FL6G/ECW H33/27RD East Anglia Transport Museum Ex ECOC LFL57
  • 17 1939 AJN825 Bristol K5G/ECW L53R 825 Preservation Group Ex Westciff-On-Sea 825
  • 19 1962 675OCV Bedford SB3/Duple Super Vega C41F Len & Maura Wright, Norwich Ex Crimson Tours
  • 20 1984 A126EPA Leyland Tiger/Plaxton Paramount C12F Alan Cooper, Thetford Ex London Contry TP26
  • 21 1982 FAH275Y Volvo B10/Plaxton Supreme C57F Smiths, Wood Norton
  • 22 1979 JKV412V Bedford YMT/Plaxton C53F Smiths, Blofield New to Smith , Alchester
  • 23 2003 AU53HJV Volvo B7TL/ALX400 H49/27F First Eastern Counties Fleet No 32479
  • 24 1977 UVX7S Bristol LH6L/ECW B43F Sarah Hartwell,Chelmsford Ex ENOC CR1103
  • 25 1935 BXB864 Rolls Royce 20/25 Hooper Sports Saloon Nick Taylor, Weybread
  • 26 1972 OCK995K Bristol VRTSL2/ECW O39/31F Julian Patterson, Snettisham Ex Ribble 1995 converted to Open Top
  • 27 1975 GNG710N Bristol VRTSL2/ECW H43/31F James Denny, Worlingham Ex VR144 in Silver Jubilee livery
  •   [Richard Dixon] 19:11 on 17 Aug 2014