More Small Units Bought
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MORE purchases of units in list 11 are reported this week. The largest acquisition is of 12 vehicles, which Were spread over 11 units. Dozens of assignments have also taken place.
Two lorries (5 'tons 18 cwt.) have been made over to B. and M. Transport (Northern), Ltd., 125 Clayton Street, Newcastle uPon Tyne, by Mr. T. Tench, 11 TYne Street, Winlaton. One (2 tons 18 cwt.) has been assigned by B. and M. Transport to -Mr.A. S. Blake, 16 Tenth Avenue, Heaton, Newcastle.upon Tyne;
Other assignments authorized by the Northern Licensing Authcirity are; Layfield Transport Services, Ltd., Thontaby-onTees, one, to Messrs. S. Morley and Son, 12 Wading Road, Bishop Auckland ; Cusick (Oldham), Ltd., Thornton Street, Conyhurst, Manchester, 9, one to Mr. P. Babic, 30 Swinburne Street, Derby; and Mr. A. Cusick, 282 Frederick Street. Oldham, one to Mr. E. Clark England-Kerr, 6 Ladies Walk, Inverness.
. NORTH-WEST Mr. J. Massey, 40 Victory Street. Portwood, Stockport, has been granted a special A licence for a vehicle of 21 tons. Ile has assigned another (3 tons) to Mr. 3. C. Taylor, 9 Criccieth Road, Cheadle Heath, Stockport.
Other assignments are: Mr. It G. Bassett (in the West Midland Traffic Area), one (31 tons) to Mrs. B. K. E. Allman, Park Farm, Buglawton, Congleton; Whitham's Transport, one vehicle (51 tons) and a trailer (2/ tons) to R. C. Brindley (Haulage), Ltd., 50 The Walk, Birdwell, fear Barnsley; J. W. Fieldsend, Ltd., 229 Cross Lane. Salford, 5, one vehicle (71 tons) to J. Clarke and Sons (Haulage). Ltd., 35 Dialstone Lane, Stockport, and one (5: tons) to Mr. J. Pickthall, Langdale Road, Newton. Lancaster; Cusick (Oldham), Ltd., Oldham. one (71 tons) to Greyhound Transport. 32 Hereford Street, Sheffield; Mr. A. Cusick, Oldham, two 17 tons) to Mr. E. Hibbcrt, Baslow Street, Beswick, Manchester; Johnson Wild and Co.. Ltd., Ashton Road, Newton-leWillows. one (41 tons) to Mr. E. Hilton, 1 Speakman Street, Leigh; Mr. R.. Johnson, 6 Warren Drive, Newton-leWillows, one (31 tons) to Timperley Coachways, 217 Park Road, Timperley; W. L. Roebuck, Ltd., Quarry Road East, Heswall, Cheshire, two articulated vehicles (91 tons) to Mr. H, H. Roebuck, 205 Peniby Road, Heswall; Hacketts Haulage, Ltd., 229 Cross Lane, Salford, 5, one vehicle (31 tons) to Mr. D. E. Tattersall, 25 Beverley Road, Fallowtield, Manchester, 14, four (11 tons 18 cwt.) to Slater's Transport, Ltd., Thornton Dale, Pickering, one (7 tons 19 cwt.) to Robinson's Luxury Tours, Ltd., 74 Cavendish Street, Barrow-in-Furness, and one to Mr. R. Allison, 4 Blackburn Avenue, Brough.
Hacketts Haulage. Ltd., retain on special A licence one newly obtained vehicle (3 tons), and Mr. R. Johnson keeps three (91 tons).
Fold's Transport Co., Ltd., 1 Pitt Street, Heywood. have assigned a vehicle to Mr. W. A. Wharton, 59 Huddersfield Road, Delph. Five lorries (141 tons) have been transferred by Mr. R. G. Evans, 51 Garden Street, Salford, 7, to R. G. Evans (Transport), Ltd., of the same address.
A. Rennie (Haulage), Ltd., 9 Osborne Street, Bredbury, Stockport. have also transferred a number of vehicles. A lorry (43. tons) has gone to S. Abrams, Ltd., Waterloo Road, Manchester, 8; one (61 tons) to Messrs. Holdsworth and Co., Yew Tree Depot, Oldham Road, Thornham, Rochdale; and one (41 tons) to B16 Messrs. Parkins Haulage Co., Priory Bank Garage, 52 Wellington Road, Eccles.
The North Western Licensing Authority has also authorized the following assignments: a lorry (3 tons) to Broadfield Transport Co.. 22 Cartridge Street, Heywood, by David Hall and Sons, Ltd., 577 Walshaw Road. Bury : one (41 tons) to Mr. W. Caygill, 318 Rochdale Road, Britannia, Bacup, by me. T. C. Thomas, address not known; One (4 tons) to L. M. Dean (Transport), Ltd., 91 Chancery Lane, Ardwick, Manchester, by Messrs. J. Warburton and Son, Cobridge; one (21 tons) to Messrs. J. Healey and Sons, 193 St. Marys Road, Garston. Liverpool. 19, by Messrs. D. and A. Woods, Newtonle-Willows; two (5 tons) to M. A. Keenan and Sons, Ltd., 53 Blackstock Street, Liverpool, 3. by Mr. J. Keenan, 1 Irwel: Chambers, 6 Fazackerley Street, Liverpool, 6; one (71 tons) to Messrs. Jones Bros.. Regent Garage, Deacon Road. Widnes. by Woodcocks Transport (Chorley), Ltd„ Park Road Garage. Ileskin, near Chorley; one (31 tons) to Mr. S. Race, 1 Royle Green Road, Northenden, Manchester, by Messrs.
Irving Bros., 6 Hawthorn Road, Hale, Cheshire; one (31 tons) to Mr. H. Whittaker, -The Bungalow, Meg Lane, Sutton, Macclesfield. by Mr. F. Harris, 7 Hopkins Street, Hyde; a trailer (21 tons) to Mr. G. V. Senior, 59 Ashworth Street, Liverpool, 8, by Messrs. Hailwood Bros., Upholland; and a trailer (21 tons) to W. H. I3owker, Ltd., Hollin Bridge Street, Blackburn.
YORKSHIRE W. F. MeQuire and Sons, Ltd., Burton Road, Leeds. 11, have bought two vehicles, and Tom Roberts and Son (Barnsley), Ltd., Wentworth Street, Barnsley, one.
Messrs. Hodgson and Sons, 4 Church Avenue, Swillington, near Leeds, have assigned a vehicle to Thomas Glassbrook and Son, Ltd.. 6a Back Blenheim Mount, Bradford.
An assignment of tine vehicle (31 tons) has been made by Mr. R. N. Richardson, 100 Dudley Road, Oldbury, to Mr. W. Machill, Hutrne, Manchester. 'I'. Ruston (West Bromwich), Ltd.. Mill Street, King's Hill, Wednesbury, have transferred two lorries (12 tons) to A. T. Hartshorne (Darlaston), Ltd.
EAST MIDLANDS D.M.T. Transport, Ltd., 5 Brayford, Lincoln, have purchased a small van (unit 7339). Harris (Northampton) Haulage, Ltd., Euston Road Garage, Northampton, have obtained two platform vehicles (unit 6112).
The 30 vehicles which The Commercial Aloior announced last week had been bought by Tower Hill Transport Co. (Boston Stevedores, Ltd.), Boston Dock, Lines, are to be used in conjunction with the company's present fleet on services between their branches at Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Dudley. Glasgow, Gloucester. Grimsby,. Hull, Leeds. Liverpool, London, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Norwich, Nottingham, Sheffield and Southampton. The 14 eight-wheelers included in the purchase will be engaged on nightly trunk services from their original bases at Chester, Brentford. Greenwich, Coventry, Birmingham and Wolverhampton.
EASTERN COUNTIES Mr. V. J. Grange. Peterborough, has acquired two vehicles (6 tons) in unit 6275, London, E.2, and Nee (9 tons) in unit 6915, London, S.E.1. Two vehicles have been assigned to Messrs. A. H. Sayers and Son, Sittleworth. Sussex. and one from unit 6502 (Purtleet) to Mr. C. Proctor, Newbury Park. WESTERN AREA
R. A. Giddings: Ltd., Westbury, have bought one vehicle (2 tons 18 cwt.) in a
first purchase. . .
SOUTHERN AREA Three buyers in Newport, Isle of Wight. are Cheek and Co. (two vehicles), Mr. A. Bull (two) and Mr. J. C. Warder (two). These purchases were from list 11.
LONDON AND HOME COUNTIES The following list 11 units, comprising • 12 vehicles, have gone to Mr, Sidney H. Harris, Morning Lane. London, E.8:— Stratford units 7036, 7035. 7037, 7026, Finsbury unit 7009 and Chiswick unit 7003.
A list 10 unit (7292) of one vehicle has beets bought by Messrs. W. H. Humphreys and Son, I Sydney Road, Watford. Sixteen lorries (47 tons) and a trailer, have been assigned by Mr. H. Rackliffe, Mangles Road, Guildford, Surrey, to Racktitle (Guildford), Ltd., of the same address.
Midland Motor Co. (Bedford), Ltd., 92 Midland Road, Bedford, have made over IWO lorries (4 tons 8 cwt.) and two trailers to ,Bee-Bee Road Services (Bain and Woolley, Ltd.), 19 Cardiff Road, Luton.
Two lorries (5 tons 19 cwt.) have been assigned by P. D. Sleeman, Ltd., 38 Uxbridge Road, London, W.5, to Messrs. Stockley Transport (Mr. J. Core). Iron Bridge Lane, Stockley, WestDrayton, Middx.
The Metropolitan Licensing Authority has authorized the following one-vehicle assignments: Titterrell's Transport, Ltd., 29 Piazza Chambers, London, W.C.2. to the Dene Haulage Co., 126 Burnt Oak Lane. Sidcup, Kent; Mr. F. A. Wiltshire, 72 Circuit Lane, Reading, to Mr. E Frampton, 17 Eiryanstone Avenue, Guildford; Cusick (Oldham), Ltd.. Thornton Strbet, Manchester, 19. to Messrs. K. and B. Transport, 8 Westbourne Street. High Wycombe, Bucks; Messrs. L.H.A. Transport to Messrs. L. and H. Transport. 48 Hamilton Gardens. London, N.W.8; S. Ball and Son (Transport), Ltd.. Chipping Sodbury, to Mr. K. Sweeting, care of Senior (Plant and Engineering) Co.. Ltd., 184b Station Road, Harrow, Middx: Mr. F. Harris to A. D. Thompson. Ltd., 148 Pentonville Road. London, N.1: and Mr. E. Archer, Jessel Drive, Loughton, Essex, to Trinity Haulage Services, Ltd., 13 Mona Street, London. E16.