Athol Garage (1945) Ltd Nostalgia Page

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Athol Motor Garage Hill Street Douglas. Early 1900’s. St Mary’s Church in the background

Hill Street Car Hire 1995

 

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Athol Garage Hill Street Douglas by Ron Hartley (Staff Member) 1970

 

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Today. Athol Garage (1945) Ltd

Athol Motor Garage. Hill Street Douglas. Early 1900's

Athol Motor Garage. Hill Street Douglas. Early 1900’s

 

Very Early petrol pumps in Hill Street

Very Early petrol pumps in Hill Street

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New petrol pumps and directional signage. Westmoreland Road (in the background) still to be developed

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W.O Bentley

W.O Bentley himself in 1922? whilst on the IOM testing aluminium pistons

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Showroom Turntable

Showroom Turntable

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On holiday in Port Erin. Today's hire cars still display the same distinctive yellow Athol Car Hire badging on the boot lid.

A family on holiday in Port St Mary. Athol Hire cars today, still display the distinctive yellow Athol Car HIre badging on the boot lid.

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Athol Garage in Peel Road Douglas. 2008

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Southern Agricultural Show 2013

Southern Agricultural Show 2013

Athol Garage (1945) Limited 1059 (Small)

Athol Garage Hill Street Douglas 1959 to 1997

Athol Garage Hill Street Douglas 1959 to 1997

 

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Athol workshop & “The Gipsey” recovery truck

 

1990'2 Tram no 32 again driven by Robert Maddrell

1990’2 Tram no 33 again driven by Robert Maddrell

 

Athol Tram No 45 driven by Robert Maddrell 2011 being Douglas horse Tram's 135th Anniversary and Athol's 65th year

Athol Tram No 45 driven by Robert Maddrell 2011 being Douglas horse Tram’s 135th Anniversary

 

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Car Hire Staff Memebrs charity fun raising for the New IOM Hospice

 

 

 

 

Customers queue at the Airport Car Hire Office

Customers queue at the Airport Car Hire Office

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Staff visit new premises in Ballasalla 2009

1920 Daimler Athol

Ballasalla. December 2013

Ballasalla. December 2013

Athol gararge old pic

1926 IOM phone book

1927 IOM phone Directory

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IOM Customer Favourite Award 2016 Rentalcars.com

IOM Customer Favourite Award 2016 Rentalcars.com

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newspaper cutting -car for sale 1938

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Electric Vehicles Sales becoming the norm in 2017

from back left: Bill Kermode, unknown, Bob Curphy, Jimmy Blackburn and Douglas (Dougie) Jackson

Athol Garage Staff WW2 conscripts 1945: From back left: Bill Kermode (Salesman), Unknown, Bob Curphy (Paint Shop Foreman), Jimmy Blackburn (Car Hire Mechanic) and Douglas (Dougie) Jackson (Motor Mechanic). All captured in Crete and were held POW’s at Stalag 344 Germany until the end of the War

Athol Car Hire Office in the Old Baggage Hall at Ronaldsway Airport Terminal late 1980's

Athol Car Hire Office in the Old Baggage Hall at Ronaldsway Airport Terminal late 1980’s

 

 

 

 

 

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