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Type Double Deck Motor Bus
Class
Chassis Leyland Titan PD2/37
Motor
Engine Leyland O.600
Built 1958
Body Weymann Orion H33/28R built 1959
Fleet 51
Registration WCD 51
Chassis Number 582380
Body Number M8356
Status Sold
Disposed January 1981
Initial Disposal F.Way - Preston
Extra Information Re-numbered to 75 in November 1973 and used as driver training vehicle until sale to F. Way of Preston in January 1981 for preservation. Passed to S White following the death of Mr. Way. Then to R Brown, London Bus Exports, Chepstow. Still at Chepstow 2008 and is undergoing a long-term restoration.
Photo Caption Sadly Eric Surfleet, who took this photograph is no longer with us but look at the location of 51 making a dodgy looking turn;- it is Lewes Road by the Barracks and The Lectern pub (formerly The Royal Hussar). Try doing that today!
John Goddard Collection.

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