follow us on

- About Us - Membership - Museum - Links - Rally - Copyright - Bus Hire - Help -
 
Latest Poll
What is your favourite bus movie?
Mutiny On The Buses (1972)
Magical Mystery Tour (1967)
Speed (1994)
On The Buses (1972)
Summer Holiday (1963)
Holiday On The Buses (1974)
The Italian Job (1969)
Live And Let Die (1973)
Spiceworld (1998)
The Big Bus (1976)
   
 
   
 
 
 

Welcome to the Eastern Transport Collection Society.
This site will give you an insight into the Society and provide information about buses in Eastern England. You can join the site as a web member, but why not join as a full member and help to preserve the vehicles we own.

 

We hope you will find our website interesting. Please use the top buttons to find our more about our Society, and links to other interesting websites.

  Old Buckenham Rally August 24th 2014
  Buses currently booked 18/08/14
  Here are details of the vehicles we know are attending. If you want to bring a bus you can turn up on the day but let us know if you can rally@easterntransportcollection.org.uk

We will also be running free buses into Attleborough via Town Centre (for the London Tavern Beer Fest) and Railway Station. Follow the Facebook link above for the timetable.

  • 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 RESL5G/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 D Leatherdale Ex ENOC BE1407
  •   [Richard Dixon] 19:11 on 17 Aug 2014
         
      Meeting at Lollards Pit
      Slideshow and more
      Next meeting on Monday 18th August.
      [Richard Dixon] 19:08 on 17 Aug 2014
         
      Old Buckenham Rally Attended List 2013 [read more]
      Final list and timetable
      We had a great day at the Old Buckenham Airfield with a total of 21 vehicles attending , the oldest was 1939 Bristol K5G and the newest was 2013 Volvo B7RL of Simonds, Diss. A span of 74 years!

    Many of the buses also ran on the free service into Attleborough proving very popular.

    Winner of the Bernard Watkin Memorial Trophy (as voted by other entrants) was Nick Taylor's Bedford OB HGE219 once used in the Shetland Isles. Winner of the London Connection Award, the Peter Claughton Memorial Shield, was Alan Cooper's Leyland Tiger/ Plaxton A126EPA, new to London Country.

  • 2 1954 OVF229 Bristol LD5G/ECW H33/25RD Eastern Transport Collection Society,Attleborough Ex ECOC LKD229
  • 3 1967 KVF658E Bristol RESL5G/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
  • 6 1967 PBJ2F Leyland PD2/47 /Massey H34/28R Mike Betterton, Tivetshall St. Mary Ex Lowestoft 12
  • 7 1984 A126EPA Leyland Tiger/Plaxton Paramount C12F Alan Cooper, Thetford Ex London Contry TP26
  • 8 1991 J160LPV Dennis Lanc/East Lancs EL2000 B45D Leon Wells Ex Ipswich Buses 160
  • 9 1950 FRE699A(3003AH) Bristol SC4LK/ECW B33F Patrick Burnside, Thorpe St. Andrew Ex ECOC LC556
  • 10 1939 AJN825 Bristol K5G/ECW H27/26R 825 Preservation Group Ex Westcliff on Sea
  • 11 1964 487GFR AEC Reliance/Harrington Grenadier 36 C34F Nick Webster, Lower Southrepps Ex Abbots, Blackpool
  • 12 1951 JVB908 Leyland Royal Tiger/Mann Egerton HDC24/26C Robin Jenkinson, Rickenhall New to Homeland tours, Croydon
  • 13 1998 R682DWS Dennis Javelin/Plaxton Premier C53F Venturer Coachways, Woodbridge First vehicle painted in new livery
  • 14 1957 KDB696 Leyland Tiger Club/MCW B44F Mike Flynn, Norwich Ex North Western 696
  • 15 1977 WAH587S Leyland National/Greenway B52F Richard Walker, Ipswich
  • 16 1985 B115LDX Leyland (Bristol)B21/Alexander Belfast B49D Richard Walker & Daniel Trent, Ipswich
  • 17 2013 BT13YWF Volvo B7RL/MCV B44F Simonds, Diss New vehicle
  • 18 1950 HGE219 Bedford OB/Duple Vista C29F Nick Taylor, Weybread New to Scottish CWS, before moving to Shetland
  • 19 1974 RCJ211M Bedford VAS PJK Sue Eve, Weybread
  • 20 1959 WLO685 Bedford SB/Duple Super Vega C41F Spratts/Sidelines
  • 21 2009 YJ09MHY Optare Tempo X1200 B43F Konectbus, Dereham
  • 22 1947 GBJ192 AEC Regent II/ECW H30/26R EATMS New to Lowestoft Corp 21
  • 23 1949 EX6566 Leyland PD2/1/Leyland H30/26R EATMS New to Great Yarmouth 66
  •   [Richard Dixon] 21:21 on 12 Aug 2013