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pierre
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Posted - 21/06/2011 :  13:25:49  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
A massive thanks to ffred for letting us post these on-line.
Some great shots have been uploaded into a new gallery, which can be found here. Click it see

My favorite is below...

Look at the sign on the windows, "Cefn-Golau Post Office to Barry 8am"

Classic.....



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Cloud-Collector
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Posted - 21/06/2011 :  18:26:24 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
.........really enjoyed looking at these photos.........when buses had 'character'.



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Peregrine Honeydew
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Posted - 21/06/2011 :  18:46:41 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Talk about character, the middle one's called, "Sheila"!






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fredd
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Posted - 22/06/2011 :  12:22:07 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Peregrine Honeydew

Talk about character, the middle one's called, "Sheila"!








Thats the bus they used for the Australian Tours
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Peregrine Honeydew
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Posted - 22/06/2011 :  19:43:35 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I love an old bus me!






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cupcake
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Posted - 24/06/2011 :  05:58:32 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by Peregrine Honeydew

I love an old bus me!








Yeh people tell me they were reliable too .....not like today s buses !
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pierre
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Posted - 25/09/2011 :  10:43:17 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Another nice picture of a hills bus (?) in the old bus station.



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Peregrine Honeydew
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Posted - 25/09/2011 :  18:46:42 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Aye, the old Ashvale via Scwrfa. Been on that beaut a few times. Quarter past and quarter to the hour. Griffiths Gardens via Dukestown on the hour and the half hour. Deep joy!






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pierre
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Posted - 25/09/2011 :  19:30:36 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Been trying to think what year they stopped using the Bus Conductor around these parts ?

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Peregrine Honeydew
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Posted - 25/09/2011 :  19:43:55 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I'd plump for around around 1978-79 on the Hill's. Red and White earlier I think.......................






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pierre
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Posted - 02/10/2011 :  16:48:14 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Thanks to Philg for this photo

Philg added, "Although not a locally owned bus, the one shown in the photo comes from a few miles away. It was in use in Tredegar on September 17th to ferry wedding guests from church to a wedding reception."




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fredd
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Posted - 13/08/2012 :  22:24:25 Link directly to this reply  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I've Recently seen This Lovely Old Double Decker, And others, in E V, Town Centre ... Well Done To All Involved in that Event .. !!
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