SCT'61 - 1960s Bus Photo Archive
Photo of the Week

Photo © SCT61 Website. Please do not re-post without permission.

EUH973, a Leyland PD2/3 with Leyland L27/26R body seen in the fleet of S.Blackwell and Sons of Earls Colne.
Originally delivered to Western Welsh in 1950 where it had the fleet number 973, it was acquired by Blackwell in November 1963. At the end of October 1965, six months after this photo was taken, Blackwells were taken over by Hedingham and District, EUH973 being given fleet number L44.
Parked next to it is Eastern National DT2338 (originally 1381), UEV831, a Bristol KSW5G with ECW L27/28R body from 1952.

Photo taken Saturday 17 April 1965, Colchester Bus Station

©1965-2017 SCT61 Website All Rights Reserved.
You're welcome to print these pages for personal use only or to link to them as long as it's not for financial gain. Photos may not be re-posted anywhere (including facebook, flickr and fotopic sites) without permission. See the Site Map for further details.

Show this photo as ...
Higher Resolution
Photo of the Week Gallery ...
View Gallery Previous Photo Next Photo
Blackwell ...
Fleet Photo Index
Western Welsh ...
Fleet Photo Index

Photo ref: bl973. Page and photo added April 2000, last changed 14 September 2008.
Cookie policy