Brighton Corporation Transport

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Type Double Deck Motor Bus
Chassis A.E.C. Regent I 661
Engine A.E.C. A140 6.1litre petrol
Built 1931
Body Dodson H27/25ROS built 1931
Fleet 81
Registration GN 6220
Chassis Number 11534
Body Number 5457
Status Scrapped
Initial Disposal Scrapped at Lewes Road
Extra Information Purchased from Brighton, Hove & District Omnibus Co. (fleet number 6220) in October 1938 for driver training duties it was requisitioned by the Royal Navy from 1940 until 1946. It was scrapped in April 1952.
Photo Caption Mervyn Stedman supplied this black & white photograph of A.E.C. 81 seen in Lewes Road depot in her all-over grey livery. She was known as the Grey Mare!

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