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Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenhill

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Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenhill

Postby DENAIR » Sat Oct 10, 2009 8:20 am

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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenhill

Postby Coca Cola » Sat Oct 10, 2009 2:44 pm

Geez they are good quality photos! esp. because they were taken 32 years ago.

Thanks for sharing!
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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenhill

Postby davemail66 » Sat Oct 10, 2009 5:03 pm

I alway enjoy viewing a bit of local transport history, great photos!!
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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenhill

Postby jac » Sat Oct 10, 2009 8:31 pm

Good quality photos and the vehicles look well presented.
All I know about the operator and the fleet is the connecting services with QR at Sandgate.
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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenh

Postby MaxxMad » Fri Jul 19, 2013 7:04 am

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Would love to see it in original condition but cannot view photos, can you please assist? Thanks
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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenh

Postby Fleet Lists » Fri Jul 19, 2013 5:20 pm

Unfortunately these old photos are no longer available - hopefully Denair will read this and still have another copy which he can post.
Living in the Shire.
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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenh

Postby DENAIR » Sat Jul 20, 2013 12:46 pm

hi
those shots need to be re-scanned and will be don sometime in the future
lost in the collaspe of fotopic unfortunately
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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenh

Postby busmadrod » Sun Jul 21, 2013 8:37 am

Found these pictures online.

Early Shots of their buses

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Re: Hornibrook Highway Bus Service Ltd photos by Alan Greenh

Postby Car177 » Sun Jul 21, 2013 11:26 am

Details of the photos.
1.HHBS No 2 Reo Watts 1935, Clontarf end of Hornibrook Highway bridge a Courier Mail photo of about 1936
2 HHBS No 13 Fageol with drivers and conductors (identities known) photo was taken by Arthur Narracott circa 1946
3 HHBS No 16 White WA20 HHBS/Hedges conductor Ken Austin outside SAndgate office, photo Arthur Narracott
4 HHBS buses on platform, numbers known, used in an article in T&B 1947/8
5 HHBS No 24 White WA22R HHBS/Hedges 1945 with drivers and conductors (known) used in T&B article 1947/8
6 HHBS No 12 Leyland Tiger Charles Hope 1938 with driver (known) used in T&B article
7 HHBS No 6 REO 20CHS HHBS 1946 with driver (known) used in T&B article
8 HHBS No 32 Leyland Leopard L1 Hedges 1965 first bus in QLD 8ft 2 1/2 inches wide , this was probably used in an article in Brisbane Telegraph in 1965
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