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Type Double Deck Motor Bus
Class
Chassis A.E.C. Regent I O661
Motor
Engine A.E.C. A180F 8.8litre
Built 1938
Body Weymann H30/24R built 1939
Fleet 71
Registration FUF 71
Chassis Number 6443
Body Number C5389
Status Sold
Disposed August 1952
Initial Disposal G H Morgan (Dlr.) - Newport - Monmouthshire
Extra Information This bus was loaned to Bristol Tramways from 1941 - 1946. It was sold on to Jackson, Castle Bromwich, Warwickshire in May 1953 then to Lansdowne Luxury Coaches, Leytonstone, London in December 1955. To A.M.C.C. (Dlr.), Stratford, London in same month for scrap.
Photo Caption Seen in Old Steine by W Haynes, composite-bodied Regent no.71 sports an advert for Andrews Liver salts which would presumably help after a visit to Sherry's Dance Hall, also advertised.
SEC Copyright/Mervyn Stedman Collection.

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