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  Topic: New York Omnibus- NYO2629 -- without Internet
kdr3bt

Replies: 7
Views: 3710

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sat Jul 03, 2021 9:00 pm   Subject: New York Omnibus- NYO2629 -- without Internet
Yes! Glad to hear from you.
  Topic: New York Omnibus- NYO2629 -- without Internet
kdr3bt

Replies: 7
Views: 3710

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Thu May 13, 2021 8:37 pm   Subject: New York Omnibus- NYO2629 -- without Internet
Great news!
  Topic: October 31, 1956: An Era Ends In Brooklyn
kdr3bt

Replies: 152
Views: 35228

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sat Mar 27, 2021 9:10 pm   Subject: October 31, 1956: An Era Ends In Brooklyn
Westchester Street Transportation had Fageol Twin Coach and Mack coaches that were hand me downs from Surface Transit.
These coaches were garaged at Garden Avenue on the TARS trolley barn property in ...
  Topic: Glad to be back!
kdr3bt

Replies: 4
Views: 3385

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Fri Feb 12, 2021 1:55 pm   Subject: Glad to be back!
Welcome back!
  Topic: MaBSTOA Nostalgia ("Take 2")
kdr3bt

Replies: 706
Views: 159102

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sun Dec 13, 2020 2:16 pm   Subject: MaBSTOA Nostalgia ("Take 2")
RE: This photo, dating to about 1951, shows a TARS car on the "#7" line, with a postwar TWIN about to pass it (bus is on the "B" route); note the partially paved over crossover in ...
  Topic: MaBSTOA Nostalgia ("Take 2")
kdr3bt

Replies: 706
Views: 159102

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sat Dec 12, 2020 3:24 pm   Subject: MaBSTOA Nostalgia ("Take 2")
Any information on this route, showing a prewar TWIN COACH? (also, note TARS streetcar rails and overhead)

This is in Mt. Vernon, NY at South 5th Avenue and 1st Street. It is probably a Westchester ...
  Topic: .....and leave the driving to us......
kdr3bt

Replies: 546
Views: 173890

PostForum: Over The Road Carriers   Posted: Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:40 pm   Subject: .....and leave the driving to us......
Thanks NYO.
It makes sense about the pull cord on/in a parlor car coach.
If used with a local company instead of Greyhound, they probably had more stops than the "leave the driving to us" ...
  Topic: .....and leave the driving to us......
kdr3bt

Replies: 546
Views: 173890

PostForum: Over The Road Carriers   Posted: Fri Oct 09, 2020 5:56 pm   Subject: .....and leave the driving to us......
I thought of this board/thread when I watched this film.

Greyhound Promotional Film: Would You Believe It?
The coach used in the file is a PD 4104.

Things of interest to this board:
Scale mode ...
  Topic: Buses at Shea, 1960's.......
kdr3bt

Replies: 45
Views: 29848

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sat Aug 08, 2020 8:28 pm   Subject: Buses at Shea, 1960's.......
Thanks for the photo. I remember seeing so many charter buses at Shea whenever I went to a Mets game.
  Topic: [NJ]When route signs look like destination signs
kdr3bt

Replies: 51
Views: 34737

PostForum: Surface Transit - Eastern United States   Posted: Thu Apr 02, 2020 6:37 pm   Subject: [NJ]When route signs look like destination signs
Boy! I miss Fanny Farmer.
  Topic: MaBSTOA T6H-5309A (and El replacement buses)
kdr3bt

Replies: 381
Views: 87009

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sat Feb 08, 2020 2:25 pm   Subject: MaBSTOA T6H-5309A (and El replacement buses)
Crosstown depot, 1982.
The now-retired RTS was indeed the sophisticated "New Kid On The Block" when this timeless shot was snapped.......
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Looks like ...
  Topic: The last "BUS-O-RAMA" (batwing) ad racks
kdr3bt

Replies: 212
Views: 125861

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:24 am   Subject: The last "BUS-O-RAMA" (batwing) ad racks
On new look 8059 all of the ads are for Gordon's gin. Was this on purpose? Was an advertiser able to have the whole bus to themselves? Did this cost more?
As far as advertising, how much did a bus co ...
  Topic: Articulated MTA buses....when were the first?
kdr3bt

Replies: 34
Views: 29999

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 11:45 am   Subject: Articulated MTA buses....when were the first?
I work in White Plains, NY and the Westchester Bee Line System run artics. I see them every day in downtown White Plains.
  Topic: Articulated MTA buses....when were the first?
kdr3bt

Replies: 34
Views: 29999

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:42 pm   Subject: Articulated MTA buses....when were the first?
Sorry NYO. Search for Prevost H5-60 articulated. You should get some images from that search. Also I incorrectly typed in Provost instead of Prevost. DArn iPad. I guess I was thinking of Jon Provost w ...
  Topic: Articulated MTA buses....when were the first?
kdr3bt

Replies: 34
Views: 29999

PostForum: New York City Buses   Posted: Sun Dec 08, 2019 8:53 pm   Subject: Articulated MTA buses....when were the first?
saw this on YouTube. Provost 68 passenger 'artic':

https://youtu.be/v-COyV917H8
 
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