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Tachoblog’s View From The Cab – 10.2.12

Welcome to this week’s look through the windscreens of the Tachoblog Tribe – View From The Cab.  Join us in America, Canada, New Zealand and the UK.

This week we have a new member of the Tachoblog Tribe and Tachoblog’s got a couple of our own Views for you too – you lucky people you!

View From The Cab Logo29 427x62But we start View From The Cab in summer so that can only mean Vic H in New Zealand.  Vic says that ‘Summer has been a long time coming but it seems as if it is here at last. As I turned into the truckstop in Blenheim yesterday morning to get some diesel I was facing this sky. Red sky in the morning and all that, but it turned out to be a beautiful day’…

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…’As you can see from this next photo. I was following another one of our tankers along the ramp to the top deck of one of the InterIsland ferries and saw the cruise liner “Volendam” which had just berthed at the wharf after a cruise through the Marlborough Sounds’…

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Now click below for more from Vic and the rest of this week’s View From The Cab…

…’Back in the North Island, heading along the coast road from Wellington’…

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…’Pukerua Bay was looking quite peaceful today although when a nor-westerly is blowing the spray from the breakers can cover the highway and the vehicles on it’.

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View From The Cab Logo29 427x62In America, RandyNose was at his yard in Cleveland, Ohio and asking,  ‘Mirror mirror What’s in your mirror?’

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View From The Cab Logo29 427x62iDriverChrisMc has sent a couple of Views.  The first is of a ‘pretty big boy Pete at TA, Ontario. Off to pickup our load. Dispatch says its either that or sit till Sunday’…

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…His second View From The Cab and ‘it’s 17 with a wind chill of 7 in Idaho Falls this morning’.

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Darkstaff’s showing us that ‘on the old bridge support in the middle of the Susquehanna River, there is a Statue of Liberty.  Here is a link for some info on it’…

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…And here he is ‘crossing over the Susquehanna River on the Pennsylvania Turnpike, when you look north, you’ll see this view. On the left is the Harrisburg International Airport. On the right, the cooling towers at Three Mile Island nuclear power plant’.

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This View From The Cab is our first (and hopefully not the last) from Ingird Brown.  She was in Richmond, Indiana enjoying ‘a little girl’s serenity after a long day – girls gotta pamper on Friday – smells great too’.

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And now what you’ve all been waiting for – you have haven’t you? – a couple of Views from Tachoblog.  This one is of the A414 near St Albans in Hertfordshire…

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…and the last View for this week is near London Colney.

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Tachoblog’s thanks to all those that sent in a View for this week’s View From The Cab.

If you’d like to become part of the Tachoblog Tribe and join in with View From The Cab (and you drive a truck) then please do.

All you have to do is is email your View(s) to vftc@tachoblog.com or send a tweet starting #vftc to @tachoblog, or post them on Tachoblog’s Facebook Wall.   Please remember include a line or two of text that says, if nothing else, where the picture was taken.



Posted by on February 10, 2012.

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