Dennis Ace – 405 (DL9015)

Dennis Ace – 405 (DL9015)

Members’ Vehicle  –  owned by D.Priddle (click title to read more…) The narrow roads of the Isle of Wight required small vehicles and the 1934 order, from Southern Vectis, included six 20-seat Dennis Aces. These were fitted with side valve, four...
Bristol LD6G – 563 (SDL 268)

Bristol LD6G – 563 (SDL 268)

Members’ vehicle  –  owned by R. Newman (click title to read more…) Many bus operating areas were beset with low railway bridges that prevented the use of full height double-deckers. In the early post-war period, large numbers of “lowbridge” buses...
Bristol VRT – 628 (SDL 638J)

Bristol VRT – 628 (SDL 638J)

Members’ Vehicle  –  owned by R.Newman, L. Roberts & M.Birkin (Click title to read more…) Bristol Commercial Vehicles produced its rear engined VR (Verticle Rear) large capacity double-decker, capable of being operated ‘one-man’ in the late...