Brighton Corporation Transport
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Type Double Deck Motor Bus Class Chassis A.E.C. Regent III 9612E Motor Engine A.E.C. A208 9.6litre Built 1949 Body Weymann H30/24R built 1949 - up-seated to H30/26R in 1954 Fleet 90 Registration KCD 90 Chassis Number 4944 Body Number M3813 Status Scrapped Disposed April 1969 Initial Disposal Fisher & Ford - Yorks. - scrap Extra Information This was the last A.E.C. motor bus in service - March 6th. 1969 but had achieved notoriety back in the late fifties by having an exhaust brake fitted for a short time which annoyed some of the residents of Woodruff Avenue due to the excessive noise as it decended that hill in Hove. Photo Caption Seen in Old Steine with a Southdown PD3/4 'Queen Mary' passing is Regent III no.90.
John Goddard Collection.
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