Smith & Robinson Memories
Another superb selection of period S&R photos from the collection of former Manchester depot engineer David Whalley.
Peter Davies begins his in-depth profi le of Albion’s final independent product to realise its full commercial potential.
ERF 44G Restored
Peter Simpson tells the story of a 1954 ERF which, though preserved in the early 1980s, then fell on hard times. Now though, it’s back in fine fettle thanks to an extremely impressive home restoration.
Peter Simpson tells the fascinating story of a low mileage Commer Superpoise and its rather special ‘load’…
One of the most eye-catching ‘group’ displays at the 2016 AEC Rally was the five-lorry lineup of AECs owned and restored by the Laughran family, all of which had made the trip over from Armagh in Northern Ireland to be at the show.
1974 Atkinson Borderer
Now residing in Northern Ireland is BAB 661M, a 1974 Atkinson Borderer now with W & J Chambers Concrete Products, and finished in their livery.
Like the AEC we featured in 2009, Graham Reed’s recently-completed Commer TS3 restoration replicates one of the lorries his father started the family business with in the early sixties. This one, though, was a massive undertaking. David Reed tells the story.
Vulcan 6 Tonner
Peter Davies begins his in-depth profi le of a classic ‘premium middleweight’.
Bedford Know Howe
Nick Howe’s fabulous Bedford TK restoration has taken nine years to complete, and is now correct in every detail and a superb reminder of a similar Bedford operated by the Howe family firm in the late 1960s. Peter Davies tells the story.