SCT '61 Photo Index
Vagg
Vagg's Coaches, Knockin Heath

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1. 725APU
Seen here with Vagg, Knockin Heath but new as Eastern National 396, 725APU was a Bristol SC6P with an Eastern Coachworks B35F body. It was the second of the SC prototypes and was new in 1954.
Photo taken early 1971
2. 725APU
Former Eastern National Bristol SC 396, 725APU, new in 1954 and seen here with Vaggs sometime in the late 1960s.
Photo taken 1960s
3. KNT780
Vagg, Knockin Heath, KNT780 was a 1954 Leyland PSU1/16 Royal Tiger with a Burlingham Seagull C37C body which had been new to Gittins, Crickheath and which was acquired from them in April 1967.
Photo taken Thursday 5 August 1971, Knockin Heath
4. LOU65
Ex-Aldershot and District Dennis Falcon LOU65 with Strachan bodywork, photographed while in service with Vagg of Knockin Heath.
Photo taken Saturday 1 June 1968, Shrewsbury
5. UWL938
UWL938 was an A.E.C. 9613S Regent III with a Weymann H30/26RD body, one of a pair acquired by Vagg, Knockin Heath, from City of Oxford in November 1967.
Photo taken Thursday 5 August 1971, Knockin Heath
6. UWL940
Vagg, Knockin Heath acquired two A.E.C. 9613S Regent IIIs with Weymann H30/26RD bodies from City of Oxford in November 1967 and UWL940, the second of the pair, was seen in Shrewsbury.
Photo taken early 1971, Raven Meadows, Shrewsbury
7. LUX336
Vagg, Knockin Heath LUX336 was a Bedford SBG with a Duple Vega C36F body new in March 1955.
Photo taken early 1971
8. 601JPU
Former Eastern National Bristol SC 424, 601JPU, new in 1957 and seen here with Vaggs
9. 602JPU
Several Eastern National Bristol SCs went to Vaggs of Knockin Heath (two prototypes 724/5APU and 601-4JPU), to be joined by two Eastern Counties coaches (ex VC of Leigh on Sea) and an EC bus example. This is 602JPU, new to ENOC in 1957.
10. 604JPU
Vagg of Knockin Heath 604JPU, a Bristol SC4LK built in 1957 with ECW B35F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1978, Knockin Heath, Oswestry
11. CSX229
Vagg's Coaches, Knockin Heath, CSX229, a Bedford SB1 built in 1958 with Duple B40F bodywork. On schools contract work, this had been new to Scottish Oils, Glasgow.
Photo taken July 1978, Oswestry
12. MTL750
Vagg's Coaches, Knockin Heath, MTL750, a Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1/2 built in 1958 with Yeates Europa DP43F bodywork. New as Delaine 47, Bourne, and photographed very withdrawn at Vagg's depot. This unique vehicle was subsequently saved and restored.
Photo taken July 1978, Knockin Heath depot
13. MTL750
Vagg, Knockin Heath MTL750 was a Leyland PSUC1/2 Tiger Cub with a Yeates Europa DP43F body new in March 1958 to Delaine, Bourne as number 47 and was acquired in January 1970.
Photo taken early 1971, Raven Meadows, Shrewsbury
14. RNT536
Seen at Ascot Races was RNT536 of Vagg, Knockin Heath, a Bedford SB3 with a Duple Vega C41F body which had been new in 1958.
Photo taken Saturday 21 July 1962, Ascot
15. UNM606
Vagg's Coaches, Knockin Heath, UNM606, a Bedford SB8 built in 1958 with Duple Midland B40F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1978, Knockin Heath
16. WLW42
WLW42 was an A.E.C. 2MU3RV Reliance with a Park Royal DP43F body and had been new to Birch Brothers, London N.W.5 as fleet number K42 in 1959.
Photo taken early 1971, Shrewsbury, Barkers Gardens(?)
17. WLW42
WLW42 was an A.E.C. 2MU3RV Reliance with a Park Royal DP45F body which Vagg, Knockin Heath had acquired in March 1970 from Birch Bros., London N.W.5 to whom it had been new in 1959 and which was seen at Vagg's garage.
Photo taken Thursday 5 August 1971, Knockin Heath
18. YYX43
Vagg, Knockin Heath acquired YYX43, a 1960 A.E.C. 2MU3RV Reliance with a Duple Brittania C41F body from Birch Bros., London N.W.5 number K43 in May 1970.
Photo taken early 1971, Raven Meadows, Shrewsbury
19. 2921DK
Vagg, Knockin Heath, 2921DK, seen at Vagg's garage, was an A.E.C. 4MU3RA Reliance with a Harrington Cavalier C45F body which had been new, in April 1962, to Yelloway, Rochdale, hence the roof mounted destination box.
Photo taken Thursday 5 August 1971, Knockin Heath
20. ALD26B
ALD26B was an A.E.C. 2MU4RA Reliance with a Harringtom Grenadier C41F body which Vagg, Knockin Heath had acquired from Birch Bros., London N.W.5 to whom it had been new in April 1964 as K26 and which was seen at Vagg's garage.
Photo taken Thursday 5 August 1971, Knockin Heath
21. ALD27B
Seen at Vagg's garage is ALD27B, an A.E.C. 2MU4RA Reliance with a Harrington Grenadier C41F body which Vagg, Knockin Heath had acquired from Birch Bros., London N.W.5 to whom it had been new in April 1964.
Photo taken Thursday 5 August 1971, Knockin Heath
22. ERE879B
Vagg's Coaches, Knockin Heath, ERE879B, a Bedford SB5 built in 1964 with Duple Bella Vega C41F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1978, Knockin Heath depot
23. BVO13C
Vagg, Knockin Heath, BVO13C, a Bedford SB5 built in 1965 with Harrington Crusader C41F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1978, Oswestry