I AM CHRISTOPHER LEACH THE ARTIST. I started this blog so that I can share with everyone my vast collection of transport photographs showing a personal and nostalgic view of the industry with images that span some 45 years taking in the U.K and some of Europe. I have no darkroom and so rather than being the perfectionist after tidying them up I upload the images warts and all, and even those that won't scan squarely or are scratched. In a way it adds age and character. You are all free to download these for your personal use but please remember I still own them and you are not just free to use them without prior permission for any knd of publishing. Click on images to enlarge them and if you want to see more leave your comments or visit my website for the mother-site with galleries including those Buses & Girls: PICTUREWORLD

Wednesday 11 March 2009

Derby: Olives and Tulips

Unlike the wonderfully colourful Barton whose magnificent curved-screened lowbridge AEC Regent is seen passing, Derby Corporation's olive green and cream buses were about as conservative as you could get. Amongst this group of early Post-War Brush bodied vehicles hiding behind the tulips though is a rather fine Foden PVD6 0f 1951.

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