Brighton Corporation Transport

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Type Trolleybus
Class
Chassis B.U.T. 9611T
Motor Crompton Parkinson/Allen West
Engine
Built 1947
Body Weymann H30/24R - built 1951 (Up seated to H30/26R in 1954)
Fleet 52
Registration LCD 52
Chassis Number 34
Body Number M3820
Status Sold and preserved
Disposed March 1959
Initial Disposal Maidstone Corporation
Extra Information This trolleybus did not enter service until 1953. Initially withdrawn in February 1959 It was sold to Maidstone Corporation and kept the same fleet number. Withdrawn in April 1967 then to H Taylor - London for preservation at East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville also in April 1967. Still in Maidstone livery at EATM 2005.
Photo Caption Seen in her preserved state at East Anglia Transport Museum is ex-Brighton B.U.T. trolleybus 52. Hopefully this will be re-painted into her former red and cream colours in the not too distant future.

(please note, not all photos are available yet)


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