03/02/2015

Looking back... St Albans in the 90's - part 3

Continuing our latest Looking back... feature we are travelling south to Hertfordshire for our final look at a selection of buses operating in the city of St Albans in the 1990's, operators featured include mainly Universitybus (which is of course now the much more colourful Uno) and the Blazefield group's Sovereign as well as Buffalo Bus, County Bus & Coach and Seamarks. All of the photographs in this feature have been kindly supplied by David Bell.

St Albans 90s (3) (c) David Bell
OIB 3520 - County Bus & Coach Green Line branded Plaxton Paramount 3200 bodied Leyland Tiger, this coach was new in 1985 registered B270 KPF (c) David Bell.

St Albans 90s (3) (c) David Bell
H849 NOC - Universitybus Carlyle bodied Dennis Dart, this bus was new to Hertfordshire County Council in 1991 (c) David Bell.

St Albans 90s (3) (c) David Bell
G915 UPP - Sovereign Reeves Burgess bodied Mercedes 709d seen wearing an overall advert for a local Volvo car dealership, this minibus was new to County Bus and Coach in 1989 (c) David Bell.

St Albans 90s (3) (c) David Bell
F154 KGS - Buffalo Bus rare Wadham Stringer bodied Leyland Swift, this bus was one of a pair new in 1988 (c) David Bell.

St Albans 90s (3) (c) David Bell
L948 HTM - Sovereign Plaxton bodied Mercedes Benz 811d dating from 1994 (c) David Bell.

St Albans 90s (3) (c) David Bell
OUC 49R - Buffalo Bus MCW bodied Leyland Fleetline, this bus was new to London Transport as DMS2049 in 1976 (c) David Bell.

Many thanks to David Bell for the photos included in this three part feature, look out for more of David's photos from the nineties - coming soon!