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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #60 on: July 03, 2012, 07:25:01 PM »
Passed Scania 65575 between Thorney and Eye on transfer this morning.
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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #61 on: July 04, 2012, 11:16:25 AM »
63327 has arrived at Norwich, noted yesterday at Vulcan Road Depot.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #62 on: July 04, 2012, 08:27:41 PM »
Scania 65556 noted working a 4A in Northampton this morning.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #63 on: July 05, 2012, 08:48:36 PM »
Two further Scanias in service on the 4 today were 65563 and 65578

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #64 on: July 05, 2012, 08:55:51 PM »
66345 noted in Norwich today,from what i can make out,if what has been reported is correct,there are 8 Scania's left to make their way to Northampton..65557.65558.65564.65566.65569.
65570.65571.65586.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #65 on: July 06, 2012, 06:24:16 AM »
Dandy
65566 was at the front of Northampton garage last night as i drove by so oly 7 now

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #66 on: July 06, 2012, 10:44:44 AM »
Thanks David for the update at Northampton..

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #67 on: July 06, 2012, 05:13:12 PM »
66324 Noted in Norwich today...if things are correct only 7 B7L's left to go..

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #68 on: July 06, 2012, 09:32:08 PM »
Not previously reported is the arrival of Scania 65565 which was on a 4A this morning.


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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #69 on: July 06, 2012, 11:00:53 PM »
I have 65565 as being noted on the 26th June,the one that had been ready at Norwich since last weekend is 65586 i wonder where she is at present...

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #70 on: July 10, 2012, 08:16:52 PM »
Dandy, 65586 has arrived at Northampton and was operating on service 4 this morning.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #71 on: July 10, 2012, 08:28:32 PM »
Thanks for that,she had been ready at Norwich for around 10days,i wonder what the hold up was,i was told tonight that there were no early bodies Scania's in use at Norwich now,so get ready for the last few.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #72 on: July 10, 2012, 09:09:29 PM »
MV02VAX, MV02VCU, MV02VBU, MV02VBZ, MV02VAX are just some of the Ex Northampton Volvo  B7L's noted in service at Norwich.
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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #73 on: July 11, 2012, 10:55:58 PM »
Noted in Norwich today were 66329 & 66330,this now leaves 5 B7L's to be exchanged.
Norwich Scania still to arrive is 65571

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #74 on: July 15, 2012, 08:04:39 PM »
Scania 65564 is in Northampton and was working the last 4 of the day today.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #75 on: July 15, 2012, 08:15:10 PM »
65557 65558 65569 65570 have moved from Ipswich to Norwich today,so they will find their way to Northampton over the next few days.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #76 on: July 16, 2012, 03:31:48 PM »
Two Ex First Northampton buses noted at First Eastern Counties Norwich Roundtree Way depot yesterday 66347 MV02VBB & 66330 MV02VBE.

See this link for pictures :)http://norwichbuspage.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/first-eastern-counties-roundtree-way.html
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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #77 on: July 16, 2012, 04:29:13 PM »
Two Ex First Northampton buses noted at First Eastern Counties Norwich Roundtree Way depot yesterday 66347 MV02VBB & 66330 MV02VBE.

See this link for pictures :)http://norwichbuspage.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/first-eastern-counties-roundtree-way.html
As you already posted this message in the "More Eclipses from Northampton" thread it didn't really need to be posted here too! ::)

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #78 on: July 16, 2012, 08:23:57 PM »
You have a point, It just some people may not read the other thread :)
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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #79 on: July 16, 2012, 09:06:52 PM »
You have a point, It just some people may not read the other thread :)


Seeing as the other thread had a plainly obvious title, anyone wanting to know the info would be reading that surely?

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #80 on: July 17, 2012, 01:53:29 AM »
65571 has been active in Northampton since the end of last week.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #81 on: July 19, 2012, 08:52:45 PM »
66337 and 66325 still service in Northampton this evening and 32630 seen on depot forecourt. Cant see 32629 and 32630 being here much longer,someone must have some old scrap to swap for them?

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #82 on: July 19, 2012, 10:19:41 PM »
Don't worry Grahame,i'm sure we can find something to swap with Nrthampton for those,how about a couple of Olympians...lol..

Are 66301 & 66341 still with you 

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #83 on: July 19, 2012, 11:16:25 PM »
Didn't see them but was only in town for about 20 mins.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #84 on: July 19, 2012, 11:22:31 PM »
Thanks Grahame.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #85 on: July 20, 2012, 08:31:41 PM »
66325 was still here on Monday, 66301 was in service yesteray and 66337 was in service today.

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #86 on: July 24, 2012, 12:26:47 PM »
Have 65557/8/69/70 appeared yet does anyone know? I've lost track!
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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #87 on: July 24, 2012, 02:33:28 PM »
Hi Sam...

My friend told me last night he saw 65557 65558 at work in Northampton along with the last three B7L's 66301 66325 66337 hope that helps..

Jim

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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #88 on: July 28, 2012, 08:18:28 AM »
Grahame Bessey has posted a picture of 66301 in Norwich over on EABP Google
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Re: First Northampton Happenings 2012
« Reply #89 on: July 28, 2012, 05:58:27 PM »
Unusual for a Saturday, all 3 remaining Volvo Citybuses were out in service today, plus both Dennis Lances.