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

Sunday 7 March 2010

A Burnley Leyland Tiger PS2/14 & National Mk1 in 1979

Burnley Colne and Nelson was a late buyer of the Leyland PS2 and consequently at least one example,  a 1954 East Lancs bus lasted till the end of the Seventies and makes an interesting contrast to the modern National at Queensgate Depot. Unlike today how nice it was that many of the old livieries suited their surroundings.

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