Hank Suderman Collection

During My Career as a Transit Operator In Vancouver, BC


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2100 series of Canadian Car Brills operated by BC Hydro Transit. Taken summer 1973. 2200 series of Canadian Car Brills operated by BC Hydro Transit. Taken fall of 1974 BC Hydro Transit GMC 3617 ready to go on the 10th Ave, UBC-Hastings route. Taken summer of 1976.
Trolley lineup at Oakridge Transit Centre (OTC). This was taken in 1974, my first winter driving transit bus in Vancouver. False Creek garage was a storage facility for many years where BC Hydro and Pacific Stage Lines stored their buses. The older trolleys in the background were from Ontario. BC Transit used them for parts or in some cases rebuilt them and put them back into service. BC Transit Orion #6705 taken in Vancouver, BC
This BC Hydro Canadian Car Brill trolley was taken on Hastings Street in Vancouver, BC around 1974. This BC Hydro Canadian Car Brill trolley was taken on Commercial Street in Vancouver, BC around 1975. This BC Hydro Canadian Car Brill trolley was taken on Granville Street at Hastings Street in Vancouver, BC around 1975.



The following pictures were taken while I was working at Trailways Northwest in Vancouver, BC
A leased MCI Courier 96 used by Northwest Trailways during 1978 Leased MCI 7 used by Northwest Trailways during 1977 One of Northwest Trailways own Silver Eagles #100
Northwest Trailways Silver Eagle 305 Northwest Trailways Silver Eagle and a Continental Trailways Silver Eagle taken at the Northwest Trailways yard in Vancouver, BC Northwest Trailways lineup of buses
Northwest Trailways Silver Eagle 304 taken at Whistler in 1978. That's me beside the coach. Northwest Trailway Silver Eagles 301 and 305 taken at Yakima, WA in March 1978. Suki Tutt standing next to his coach. Northwest Trailway Silver Eagles 301 and 305 taken at Yakima, WA in March 1978. That's me standing next to his coach.
Servicing our coaches in Yakima, WA before the trip back to Vancouver, BC - March 1978.
Continental Trailways Silver Eagle 18536
taken at the Northwest Trailways yard for service. Taken 1977.
This is a visiting Continental Trailways Eagle for the USA that was parked at the Northwest Trailways yard for service. Taken 1977. This is an older Eagle bus that was parked at the Northwest Trailways yard 1977.
Can-Am was a small charter company that operated out of Chilliwack, BC. Taken at the yard where Northwest Trailways of Vancouver, BC. Taken 1977.
This Continental Trailways Eagle is parked in a parking lot in Vancouver, BC. Taken 1980. This MC9 Trailways bus was taken in Vancouver, BC in 1985. This MC9 Moose Mountain bus was taken in Vancouver, BC in 1985.
This International Stage Lines bus was taken in Vancouver, BC in 1986. This Diversified Bus Lines bus was taken in Vancouver, BC in 1986.
Canadian Car Brill highway coach parked along Terminal Ave in Vancouver, BC in May 1986.



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