SD4364 : White Lady Outside the Midland in Morecambe

taken 9 months ago, near to Morecambe, Lancashire, Great Britain

White Lady Outside the Midland in Morecambe
White Lady Outside the Midland in Morecambe
Ribble was one of the first British bus companies to introduce double-deck coaches after the Second World War when demand was very heavy for express services. Painted in the reverse white/red coach livery, these were nicknamed “White Ladies”. Now owned by Stagecoach, Ribble "White Lady" 1248, a Leyland Titan PD2 with East Lancashire coachwork (DCK 219) was delivered new to Ribble in 1951 and remained in use until the early 1960s when the “White Ladies” were replaced by the Leyland Atlantean-based “Gay Hostesses” which were more suitable for the era of long distance motorway travel. Here, she is seen on Marine Road Central with Morecambe’s famous Midland Hotel behind.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 May, 2019   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 30 May, 2019
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Roads, Road transport  City, Town centre 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DC-G9 
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Transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 430 644 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.3529N 2:52.2896W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SD 431 644
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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