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Photo 495


Old bus in Cromford

A fine double-decker omnibus with solid tyres, standing outside the front door of the Greyhound Hotel, Cromford.
Destinations read: Matlock, Matlock Bath, Cromford, and fares 2d, 3d & 5d.
The bus registration number is : R 5163. Adverts on the side read:
Hall & Co, Matlock. Plumbers, decorators, Sign & Motor Painters, Ironmongers, Fishing ****, Trunks, Tel 47 and
G.W.Fearn, Causeway Lane, Matlock, Tel 138, Two doors from new Cinema, General Draper & Outfitter. Household drapery, Ladies & Children's Outfitting. Baby Linen, Dresses, Fancies, Hosiery.

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