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by roadcommander2
Wed Apr 18, 2012 9:46 pm
Forum: Companies
Topic: Whelan
Replies: 2
Views: 444

Whelan

Out of interest, does anyone know if this firm is still about? http://i404.photobucket.com/albums/pp127/roadcommander2/002-4.jpg They operated this Scania with a low loader and I think they also had some DAF eight wheelers. Dont know if they had much plant. I think they may have come from Essex. Che...
by roadcommander2
Mon Nov 29, 2010 10:31 pm
Forum: Trucks/Lorrys
Topic: Some of p.p. o`connors lorrys
Replies: 5
Views: 1034

Re: Some of p.p. o`connors lorrys

Nice pics mate, thanks for posting them.
by roadcommander2
Thu Nov 04, 2010 7:10 pm
Forum: Paving Equipment
Topic: Resurfacing on the A1
Replies: 6
Views: 1073

Re: Resurfacing on the A1

Thanks for your comments.
I was lucky enough to be standing on the over bridge, with a long lens! but it was bl**dy cold!!

The sweeper was unusual and a new one on me but then as Nick says it usually lives alot further south.

Mark
by roadcommander2
Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:52 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Road going tipper trucks
Replies: 116
Views: 11759

Re: Road going tipper trucks

Here are a few pics of the boys in action late last year on the A1 http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/post_img/16131860234cbedb1ed99ec.jpg URL of the original image: http://i404.photobucket.com/albums/pp127/roadcommander2/AY03ALU_Scania_Tarmac-1.jpg http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/im...
by roadcommander2
Mon Oct 18, 2010 10:43 am
Forum: Paving Equipment
Topic: Resurfacing on the A1
Replies: 6
Views: 1073

Resurfacing on the A1

Here are a few pics from a resurfacing job on the A1 late last year http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/post_img/20871006944cbedb4994e29.jpg URL of the original image: http://i404.photobucket.com/albums/pp127/roadcommander2/England_2009373.jpg http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/po...
by roadcommander2
Sat Jun 19, 2010 7:14 pm
Forum: Companies
Topic: Arthur R Duckett Highbridge Somerset
Replies: 4
Views: 1342

Re: Arthur R Duckett Highbridge Somerset

Thanks for that update Tim.
Im sorry to hear that he has passed on.
As you say, a real character who Im sure would have had plenty of tales to tell.

Cheers
Mark
by roadcommander2
Thu Feb 04, 2010 2:26 am
Forum: Trucks/Lorrys
Topic: kenworth
Replies: 18
Views: 2637

Re: kenworth

It was possible to buy an new Kenworth in England in the late 1970s and early 80s. Dando's of Chipping Sodbury were the agent and they sold a few. Most were used on low loader work although some went on general haulage and a few were bought by owner drivers for Miiddle East work. Some have since bee...
by roadcommander2
Tue Oct 20, 2009 1:09 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Update 11/11/2017
Replies: 2595
Views: 172345

Re: Classic pictures Updated 19/10/2009

Cheers Craig,

Some interesting pics there for sure.

Presumably you used to do a bit for ARC?

Mark
by roadcommander2
Tue Oct 20, 2009 4:25 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Update 11/11/2017
Replies: 2595
Views: 172345

Re: Classic pictures Updated 19/10/2009

Thanks Craig,

Look forward to seeing the tipper pics in due course.

Cheers
Mark
by roadcommander2
Mon Oct 19, 2009 4:46 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Update 11/11/2017
Replies: 2595
Views: 172345

Re: Classic pictures Updated 18/10/2009

Hi Craig,

Some excellent pics there, thanks for posting them.

I dont suppose you have any more of the ARC Foden low-loader by any lucky chance?

I didnt realise that ARC had any operations in Nigeria, does anybody know any more?

Cheers
Mark

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