New photos – Feb 2013
Two pics of 9 on test after the engine tweaks.
One of 9’s sister vehicles in service and a couple of 9 in NBC livery towards the end of service life.
Peak Rail and the annual Preserved Bus Gathering at Rowsley
The first day of the AEC 100 rally – 26th May – and we are on the road run – first some snaps at the showground!
The Sunday – static displays of 9, 524 and sister Devon General 23 plus some very interesting and very nice AECs.
524 at the SMMT Test Day on May 24th
Setting up with Vauxhall models including the all-electric Ampera and a 30-98 model next year celebrating its centenary.
In the other shots, Honest John, the Daily Telegraph’s motoring agony uncle, samples the delights of an AEC double decker!
The family album – Derbyshire on Saturday May 12th
It’s not unlike Devon so we thought a few snaps of the sisters wouldn’t go amiss. Click to enlarge and copy if you wish but remember, these pictures are copyright so private use only. Enjoy….
9’s Last outing in Devon and return to the Midlands
A trip around on the old route 9 arranged by Phil Platt, passengers all DG enthusiasts. A great day out!
The next day 9 left Devon for the Midlands and a new home with 524.
524 – a selection from the first day in service through language school to stripped for restoration