Conmac Stage Lines

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Conmac Stage Lines is based in Sidney, BC.

History

  • Established in 1979 by Gerry Conrod (President) and Wayne MacArthur (VP) when the Government owned Vancouver Island Coach Lines ended coach tour and charter service.
  • In August 1984, the BC Motor Carrier Commission terminated their operating certificate after a fatal accident on Mt. Washington in January 1984. Company name then changed to Golden West Charter Lines operating from the same address.
  • Wayne MacArthur also owned and operated Pacific Commuter from 1971 until 1975.

Facilities

Office

  • Address: 2280 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC V8L 1X1
  • Phone: 604-656-3331

Fleet Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Serial/VIN Notes
500 1954 GMC PD-4104 Detroit Diesel 6/71 4 speed manual transmission 1164
1582 1982 Prevost LeMirage 2P9L23400C1001148
6350 1960 MCI MC-2 602
6501 1965 Bus & Car Model 01 6973
6502 1965 Bus & Car Model 01 6974
6506 1965 Bus & Car Model 01 6967
6507 1965 Bus & Car Model 01 6968
6606 1964 Prevost Panoramique P300-874-64
6607 1964 Prevost Panoramique P301-875-64

Double Decker Fleet Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Serial/VIN Notes
YRC 135 1962 Daimler/Roe CVG6 18898
YRC 142 1962 Daimler/Roe CVG6 19905
BCH159B 1964 Daimler/Roe CVG6 20077
BCH160B 1964 Daimler/Roe CVG6 20078
  • Ex-Derby.
  • Leased in 1979 to Gray Line of Victoria.
  • Used in Nanaimo in 1981.
  • To scrap in July 1985 for parts.
TTE641D 1966 Leyland/Weyman L43632 Ex-J. Fishwick and Sons.
TTE643D 1966 Leyland/Weyman L43634 Ex-J. Fishwick and Sons.

References

  • “Bus Ride Directory” 1986 edition.