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D.S. Scott Collection

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Here are a couple of 1962 Hayes Clippers leased to D.S. Scott. The Hayes on the left was owned by Herman Hass. For more pictures and information on Herman's truck, go to Doug McKenzie's web page on Hayes trucks. This Kenworth was owned by Don Gray. Here is a picture of the rig when he hauled for D.S. Scott. Here is the same Kenworth owned by Don Gray when he drove for Vancouver Merrit.
London Vancouver Express Hayes, which was the originating company of D.S. Scott.



Here are some DS Scott accident and mishap photos from the Ernie Kristoff Collection.
Wilf Meeks aand Ernie Kristoff sent from Vancouver, BC to pickup the load of general frieght (Kodak, 3m and Drugs) in October 1962 Some of the damage done to DS Scott #108 White Freightliner. The wreck at Wolf Point, Montana
  The trailer tore the 5th whell right off the frame.
No problem checking the brakes and tire pressure.  
DS Scott London, Ontario Drivers:
Benny White - Rodney, ON 1961
Joe Page - London, ON
Wilf Meeks (Surrey, BC) and Joe Page (London, ON) taken at DS Scott in 1960 DS Scott reefer shop truck taken in 1965
Driver: Bing Webster
Doug Scott driving (DS Scott owner) on his first trip east along with Ernie Kristoff during a ice storm in Iowa in January 1958. Ernie's trucks at Ray's mother's place. July 1959. Wilf Meeks and Ernie Kristoff drove Jim Costello's leased truck for DS Scott.
DS Scott #114. Jim Costello had five Hayes trucks with DS Scott. Wilf Meeks and Ernie Krisoff drove this one for a while. Ray Boileau taken in 1957 on the Hope-Princeton Highway. Ernie Kristoff was driving for Dell Express on took this photo on the way to Calgary, Alberta.



A new 40 ft.Fruehauf with underslung Carrier reefer special ordered to haul Good Humor ice cream Toronto to Vancouver. Wilf Meeks and Ernie Kristoff had just switched and were leaving Culbertson Montana when they noticed sparks and stopped. The landing gear wheels were dragging on the highway and the trailer had broken. The nearest reefer trailer was in Salt Lake City. Consolidated Freightways arrived 48 hours later.

In this picture Wilf is trying to explain why the landing gear is sunk in the pavement and why he can't move the rig off Hwy. 2 to the Montana State Patrol. The temperature was about 90 degrees but the reefer kept running and very little ice cream melted. CF sleeper team took the ice cream to Vancouver and Wilf and Ernie took the broken Fruehauf back east where it came from for re-building. Sept. 1961

Thanks to Ernie Kristoff for info and pictures.

The trailer here is shown parked on the travelled portion of the highway near Culbertson Montana
   



DS Scott #119 was hit by a drunk driver near Crookston Minn. Ernie Krisoff was hurt badly, Wilf Meeks not hardly at all
This is what the DS Scott #119 Freightliner looked like after being put back on the wheels. Taken at Crookston, Minnesota in October 1961.   Unit 119 in the wrecking yard at Duluth, Minnesota. Right side is a mess. When we were put back on teh driver front wheel.
Wilf Meeks and Ernie Krisoff were in Crookston, Minnesota. DS Scott #119 taken at Duluth, Minnesota in October 1961.
Wilf Meeks in the cab after the truck was put back on its wheels. Wilf Meeks after the accident. I (Ernie) was in the hospital in Duluth, Minnesota. The wreck doesn't look as bad from this side.



DS Scott Transport of London, Ontario 1962. Unloading a load of copper tubing from Woolverine Tube in London, Ontaio to deliver to Vancouver, BC. This is what happens when we loaded some piggyback trailer too nose heavy and someone forgot to replace the pins in the sliding boggies.

Merchants Cartage & Cranes came over to set the trailer back on the boggies.



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