We look back to the Spalding Guardian of 50 years ago. Lorry driver James Douglas Elmas, of 85 Gate House, Long Sutton, had a narrow escape from serious injury when his lorry left the road near Fulney church and crashed into a garden. Mr Elms was taken to the Johnson...
The delivery van belonging to Healey & Dobney, Millers and Bakers of Gosberton Risegate.
This photo shows the loading of cut flowers onto a lorry somewhere in Spalding. Photo dated 1951 Click on image to enlarge
Tom Bray in this article gives a glimpse into the hard life of lorry driving in the 1920’s. Click here to read the full arcticle
E.H Wellband breakdown truck, a popular feature in the Spalding Flower Parade which always brought up the rear of the parade. Seen here in 1964. Click on image to enlarge
Here is an advertising poster for Geest, but does anyone recognize it and know when this poster was released ? Click on image to enlarge