13/02/2013

Out & about in Great Yarmouth

David Bell visited the coastal town of Great Yarmouth on Saturday and has kindly sent us a selection of photographs showing the local bus scene in the Haven Bridge area...

Anglianbus in Great Yarmouth (c) David Bell
© David Bell
Anglianbus MAN EcoCity gas bus AU62DWN was seen working service 601 to Southwold, Grahame Bessey reports that this bus has now had vinyl branding simlar to the first batch of EcoCity gas buses applied.

Anglianbus in Great Yarmouth (c) David Bell
© David Bell
Konectbus Optare Excel 2 X229WRA, seen working service 581 to Beccles, as previously mentioned this bus is on loan at Anglianbus, presumably to cover for their Optare Excel 2 (X228WRA) which was involved in a fire a few weeks ago.

First in Great Yarmouth (c) David Bell
© David Bell
First Northern Counties Palatine 2 bodied Volvo Olympian S686AAE seen working service 1 to Lowestoft.

Anglianbus in Great Yarmouth (c) David Bell
© David Bell
Anglianbus Scania Omnicity YN05HFF, seen working service 601 to Southwold, this is one of several of this type acquired from Metrobus last year.

Anglianbus in Great Yarmouth (c) David Bell
© David Bell
Anglianbus Scania Omnicity YN03WRL, seen working service 601 to Southwold, another example acquired from Metrobus last year, it is still awaiting repaint and conversion to single door.

First in Great Yarmouth (c) David Bell
© David Bell
First Plaxton Pointer 2 bodied Dennis Dart R478CAH, seen working service 7 to Belton.

Many thanks to David Bell for the photographs used in this post