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13906 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol Lodekka FLF ECW
One of many Lodekkas working on the island, this FLF in NBC livery, is on route 1A to Cowesand and was typical of the Southern Vectis fleet during the NBC years.
NOVEMBER 1994 RELEASE
16208 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol LS ECW Coach.
These vehicles were a favourite with the island operator in their smart cream and green livery and were used for both island and mainland trips, 308 is depicted on excursion duties and served in the fleet for almost fifteen years.
MARCH 1995 RELEASE
16221 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol LS Coach.
311 (JDL760) is operating on tour.
FEBRUARY 2008 RELEASE
16315 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol LS ECW bus.
The sole example in the Southern Vectis fleet, this Bristol LS was nicknamed the "Jukebox" due to its square styling. This highly accurate model, 844 (JDL43), is depicted early in its life on route 16 to Shanklin: Continuing the theme for local advertisements, the LS displays "Mew Langton's Ales" and a local shop, "Dabell's".
FEBRUARY 1997 RELEASE
18704 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bedford SB Duple Vega.
Working on the island in the fifties and sixties, these luxury coaches were distinctive members of the Southern Vectis fleet. Number 231 is seen here on "Private" duties, a common role in its life, until sold in the mid-'sixties.
MAY 1995 RELEASE
20101 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bedford OB Duple.
213 (EDL642) seems the ideal vehicle to be featured in this fleet, where the classic style of the towns and villages reflect the classic age of coach travel from which the OB ruled.
SEPTEMBER 1995 RELEASE
18609 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol VRTSL3 Open Top THE VILLAGE BUS COMPANY.
The Village Bus Company 3 (VDL613S) carries visitors to the Isle of Wight, on link route 44 to various beauty spots in Sandown and Shanklin.
AUGUST 2003 RELEASE
20409 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol VRTSL3 ECW.
In the post De-Regulation livery, this VR, 683 (DPX683W), is on route 16B to Ventnor. As is common with Southern Vectis vehicles, the advertisements carried are all of a local interest, including the local "Yellow Pages," shopping in Ventnor and the local newspaper.
DECEMBER 1996 RELEASE
20636 SOUTHERN VECTISDennis Dart Plaxton Pointer.
902 (M78CYJ) operates route 15 to Ryde and Haylands.
JULY 2007 RELEASE
25103 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol RELL6G ECW.
In the standard Tilling colours 863 (TDL563K) is on the popular holiday route 44 to Shanklin Esplanade.
DECEMBER 1999 RELEASE
25105 SOUTHERN VECTIS Bristol RELL6G ECW.
In a later livery 863 (TDL563K) this time takes the cross country rural route 6 from Newport to Ventnor.
FEBRUARY 2003 RELEASE
26612 SOUTHERN VECTIS Leyland Tiger Plaxton Paramount 3500.
To add to the holiday atmosphere Southern Vectis used this stylish livery to good effect on its Paramount coaches. 320 (TJI7520), this Leyland coach features the Island logo on the rear and a Sun Island destination on the front.
OCTOBER 2001 RELEASE
26622 SOUTHERN VECTIS Leyland Tiger Plaxton Paramount 3500 National Holidays.
This National Holidays Plaxton Paramount 3500 is operated by Southern Vectis, 320 (E320JDL) is working route W38 to Shanklin in the popular holiday destination of the Isle of Wight.
SEPTEMBER 2008 RELEASE
29602 SOUTHERN VECTIS Leyland Olympian.
The special attraction on the day at EFE SHOWBUS international 2003 from EFE was the very first release of the new Leyland Olympian model in the attractive livery of Southern Vectis.
SEPTEMBER 2003 RELEASE
29617 SOUTHERN VECTIS Leyland Olympian.
725 (TIL6725) named Wheelers Bay in the new livery, works route 6 to Ventnor.
APRIL 2008 RELEASE