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Photo caption – “Havelock bus service, two buses, the Advance and the Retreat, taken over by JG Nimon from WA Beecroft in 1900; Driver Mr JG Nimon”. Lucknow Lodge in background

From the Houston collection – “With two well-kept coaches, Nimons for many years maintained the Havelock-Hastings passenger transport services (and still do with motor coaches buses). This picture was taken of the coach ‘Advance’ outside Lucknow Lodge in 1911.”

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