18/01/2014

Looking back... Dack/Rosemary Coaches photo special - part 3

Today we conclude our first new Looking back... feature of 2014 with the third and final part of Philip Slynn's latest three part guest post which this time features some of the interesting variety of vehicles operated by Terrington St Clement and King's Lynn based Dacks and predecessor Rosemary Coaches - enjoy!

Looking back... Dack/Rosemary Coaches 3 (c) Philip Slynn
903 LRR - Photographed in King's Lynn bus station in 1975 is 903LRR one of the Barton rebuilds on, in this case chassis from Yorkshire Woollen District in 1961, and fitted with new Northern Counties body © Philip Slynn.

Looking back... Dack/Rosemary Coaches 3 (c) Philip Slynn
CLK 474B - This one is a Leyland Leopard L2 new in 1964 to the Ewer Group (Grey Green etc), photographed in 1976 also in King's Lynn bus station. It has a Harrington Grenadier body © Philip Slynn

Looking back... Dack/Rosemary Coaches 3 (c) Philip Slynn
114 EWA - New to Wallace Arnold in 1963 this Leyland Leopard was also photographed in 1976 in kings Lynn © Philip Slynn.

Looking back... Dack/Rosemary Coaches 3 (c) Philip Slynn
JRC 260D - Another Leyland Leopard, this one was originally Trent 260, new in 1966. The photo dates from 1979 © Philip Slynn.

Looking back... Dack/Rosemary Coaches 3 (c) Philip Slynn
A696 OHJ - After Dack/Rosemary was taken over by Eastern Counties the name was retained for a while and in this picture of 1993 we see a Leyland Tiger of Eastern Counties in Rosemary Coaches livery. The coach was new to Eastern National in 1983. This was taken in Peterborough © Philip Slynn.

A massive thanks goes to Philip for supplying us with this very enjoyable three part guest post, look out for more - coming soon!