Our disappearing fields: end of an era – beginning of a new one?

It wasn’t so long ago that we posted about GE Brown’s bus, coach and garage business, which was, at one time, based at his Chesterfield Road site. Now his former premises are being demolished, for use as the entrance to a controversial housing development. The multi-faceted Brown (watch and cycle repairs, motor mechanic, bus andContinue reading “Our disappearing fields: end of an era – beginning of a new one?”

GE Brown’s coaching and garage business

In this blog we look at GE (‘Clocky’) Brown’s small coaching and motor business, which he ran from a garage on Chesterfield Road, Brimington. We start with Doug Spencer’s look at an ex London bus, later used by Brown. This is followed by a general note on Brown’s history by Philip Cousins. Can any ofContinue reading “GE Brown’s coaching and garage business”