Post details: Wordless Wednesday - Guess what they're pictures of?

08/22/07

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Wordless Wednesday - Guess what they're pictures of?

Regent III with a single-decker in hot pursuit...
A Regent III in a lovely pose in a lovely spot...

Routemaster in Toronto
Here's a Routemaster fuelling up in Toronto!

Here's a time-lapse thingy...

RLH 61 on a route...
This is RLH 61 running it's route in London pre-1970...

RLH 61 in Toronto
This is RLH 61 in Toronto... I don't know what the date is...

RLH 61 in Brooklin
This is RLH 61 a few years ago... in Brooklin, Ontario.

RLH 61 Now...
...and this is RLH 61 now... back in England and run by the fine folks of Ensignbus!

Thanks for the above images to The RLH Information Centre, Bus Photos UK, some folks from British Buses Abroad in North America, and Ian's Bus Stop.


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Comment from: administration [Member] Email · http://www.helpcoverthebus.com/
The middle kid would sooo love the pink one .. :)
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 09:01
Comment from: SandyCarlson [Visitor] Email · http://slchome.blogspot.com
Great sequence. Cool bus and beautiful sunshine!
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 09:06
Comment from: Bridget [Visitor] Email · http://brewerfamily8.blogspot.com
wonderful photos!! Love the busses.
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 10:30
Comment from: utenzi [Visitor] Email · http://utenzi.blogspot.com/
The buses are a lot prettier when they're all shiny, Matthew.
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 12:30
Comment from: Nancy [Visitor] Email · http://waterfallsparanormal.blogspot.com/
Love the pics of the buses! Reminds me of when I was in London as a teenager and being able to grab the pole and jump onto the bus when it hadn't yet stopped yet:) Just like the locals. They used to mostly slowed down in anticipation of stopping but everyone jumped on and off before they stopped:) It's an exhilarating feeling:):)

Hope you guys get the feeling soon!! :)

PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 16:28
Comment from: meeyauw [Visitor] Email · http://meeyauw.blogspot.com
I thought it was going to be a sad ending but it wasn't!

But one thing: don't they topple over easily?
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 18:04
Comment from: ONIT [Visitor] Email · http://incoherent-ish.blogspot.com
A pink doubledecker would be SOOOO COOOOOOL... !! :) Ya know what would look cooler? Silver. Any silver ones?? (aside from that one in your fleet. :)) My son has a toy one that's silver. Can't remember where he got it, though.

Got an interesting link on my post for today you might like.. you bein' a Hiztree buff n' all. ;)
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 20:21
Comment from: admin [Member] Email · http://www.doubledeckerbuses.org/
Hey Sweety... It wasn't pink, it was red... but after years of neglect, it had faded.

Hi SandyCarlson... Thank you!

Hello Bridget... Thank you as well!

Heya utenzi... I promise to keep our shiny!

Hey there, Nancy... Me too... but I have visited London in the past and know what you mean about "hopping" on and off!

Greetings meeyauw... Nope, not at all. See this post (click here).

ONIT... I'll post a sliver one next week, promise! I'll check the link out too!
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 21:07
Comment from: ONIT [Visitor] Email · http://incoherent-ish.blogspot.com
YAY! :)

So didja ever get past bein' the anti-christ? (I told my son that was Barney, by the way - you should have seen - one time, we were interviewing nannies.. and she was talking about how her son watched Barney every day.. and my son piped up, "Oh, I can't watch that.. Barney's the purple anti-christ!".. and she was way into Christianity, too.. ~snicker~)
PermalinkPermalink 08/22/07 @ 22:47
Comment from: admin [Member] Email · http://www.doubledeckerbuses.org/
ONIT... Well, seriously, we all know that the anti-Christ has been limited to three potential candidates... John Tesh, David Hasslehoff, and Yanni.
PermalinkPermalink 08/23/07 @ 06:57
Comment from: ONIT [Visitor] Email · http://incoherent-ish.blogspot.com
~gasp~ You don't like the Hoff??? How can you NOT love that bad acting, worse singing, drunken excuse for a man? I'm just.. I'm not sure we can be friends anymore.. I mean.. The Hoff... and all his hoffness.. hoffing hoffiousity...

And in order to have an "anti-christ".. one must first be convinced of a christ. ;)
PermalinkPermalink 08/23/07 @ 07:07
Comment from: admin [Member] Email · http://www.doubledeckerbuses.org/
ONIT... Now there's a lofty post in the making... DO you need to believe in the Devil to believe in God or vice-versa? Oooo...

...and who said I didn't like "The Hoff"? It's just that there is VERY good and clear evidence. Click here to see what I mean. (Note what Hoff is quoted as saying... about... BARNEY!)
PermalinkPermalink 08/23/07 @ 07:19
Comment from: ONIT [Visitor] Email · http://incoherent-ish.blogspot.com
Man.. don't send someone with ADD off to look at a link.. 'cause it takes FOREVER to get back here if there are other sites connected to that link. LOL

Nope.. still no evidence about The Hoff.. everything he said relates to the bible in some way.. and unless you can do a comparison between the Hoff and Grimms Fairly Tales or Mother Goose or any of the other Fantasy literature out there, I'm still not fallin' for it. (Although the Barney thing - that was just weird.)

So.. let's see that post, Sunshine.. You KNOW I'll be able to come up with a comment or two about it. ;)
PermalinkPermalink 08/23/07 @ 10:20
Comment from: Isabelle aka Tricotine [Visitor] Email · http://tricotine.typepad.com
Huh... Buses? LOL

Happy WW! :-)
PermalinkPermalink 08/23/07 @ 11:01
Comment from: admin [Member] Email · http://www.doubledeckerbuses.org/
ONIT... I do believe the site has valid evidence and a point!

Heya Isabelle aka Tricotine... Yup! BUSES! :)
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