SD4724 : Milburn Motors, Walmer Bridge 1966

taken 55 years ago, near to Walmer Bridge, Lancashire, Great Britain

Milburn Motors, Walmer Bridge  1966
Milburn Motors, Walmer Bridge 1966
The company was a major dealer in second hand commercial vehicles, especially buses, based in Glasgow but with this substantial depot near Preston. The two buses facing the camera had recently been withdrawn from service by local operator Ribble Motor Services. They are both of the Leyland PD2/3 type with Leyland lowbridge bodywork, new in 1948 and 1950 respectively, so had seen good service.
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SD4724, 21 images   (more nearby search)
Photographer
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Date Taken
26 February 1966   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 15 October, 2020
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4785 2419 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:42.6906N 2:47.4954W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 4781 2419
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Motor Dealer  Double Decker Buses 

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