24/09/2012

Reading Buses Optare Spectras before they were with Norfolk Green

Whilst converting his collection of slides to digital format, our regular correspondant David Bell has come across a couple of photographs of Norfolk Green's Optare Spectras whilst they were with their original operator Reading Buses, both photographs were taken in 2003 and show the buses working a railway replacement service at Surbiton Station...

Reading Buses Optare Spectra YE52FHG, Surbiton Station 2003 (c) David Bell
Reading Buses 727 YE52FHG, now 2 in the Norfolk Green fleet © David Bell

Reading Buses Optare Spectra YJ51ZVF, Surbiton Station 2003 (c) David Bell
Reading Buses 722 YJ51ZVF, now 7 in the Norfolk Green fleet © David Bell

Many thanks to David for providing this look back at two of Reading Buses Optare Spectras before they were with Norfolk Green.