Hulleys of Baslow

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Hulleys of Baslow
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MCV Evolution bodied MAN 14.220 in Matlock in November 2011
Parent Richard Eades
Founded 1921
Headquarters Baslow
Service area Derbyshire, South Yorkshire
Service type Bus services
Routes 18 (October 2013)
Destinations Baslow, Bakewell, Matlock, Buxton, Chesterfield, Sheffield
Fleet 21 (March 2010)
Website www.hulleys-of-baslow.co.uk/

Hulleys of Baslow[1] is a bus company based in Baslow, Derbyshire, England.

History[edit]

Optare Solo in Claycross in September 2007

The origins of Hulleys can be traced back to 1914 when Henry Hulley purchased a Ford Model T taxi. In 1921 a bus was purchased to operate a service from Bakewell to Chesterfield. In 1925 a service from Bakewell to Youlgreave commenced. By 1934 further growth had seen the fleet expand to seven buses with excursions operated to York, Skegness, Southport and Blackpool. In the 1970s the business was sold to JH Wooliscroft & Sons.[2][3]

Services[edit]

As at October 2013 Hulleys operated 18 routes.[4]

Fleet[edit]

As at March 2010 the fleet consisted of 21 buses.[5]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Companies House extract company no 2280297 Henry Hulley & Sons Limited
  2. ^ Companies House extract company no 381536 JH Wooliscroft & Sons Limited
  3. ^ History Hulleys of Baslow
  4. ^ Services Hulleys of Baslow
  5. ^ Hulley's of Baslow Derby Bus Depot

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