08/11/2012

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 - photo special!

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society held one of their twice annual open days in Lincoln last Sunday, as usual the event was a great success and their biggest and best yet with an interesting variety of buses in service on the regular free bus service to and from Lincoln City Centre, a 'park and ride' service as well as 'country bus services' and 'excursions'

Our regular correspondant David Bell visited the event and has kindly shared the following selection of photographs with us...

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1960 Barton AEC Regent V AAL522A returned to the rally scene earlier this year after restoration, its original registration was 854FNN which is hoped to once again be carried by the bus in the future.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1976 Seddon Pennine VII MSF750P is fitted with rare Alexander M type bodywork, it was new for express services between Edinburgh and London.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1947 Wilts and Dorset Motor Services Beadle bodied Bristol L6B.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1949 Colchester Corporation Roberts bodied Daimler CDV6 OHK432, it was one of five brought by this operator.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1947 Southdown Eastern Coach Works bodied Leyland Tiger PS1 GUF727.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1988 East London Northern Counties bodied Renault Citibus F100AKB, this unusual vehicle is a rare prototype that was aimed at the London market but failed to take off.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1952 Midland General Leyland Titan PD2 SHA431.

Lincolnshire Vintage Vehicle Society Open Day 04/11/12 (c) David Bell
1940 Coventry Transport Park Royal bodied Daimler CO5G EVC244.

... well thats is for our special from the LVVS Open Day, what a fantastic selection of vehicles.

The fantastic photographs used in this post were kindly supplied by and are © David Bell.