Brighton Corporation Transport
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Type Double Deck Motor Bus Class Chassis Leyland Titan TD5 Motor Engine Leyland 8.6litre Built 1938 Body Park Royal H28/26R built 1949 Fleet 18 Registration EUF 204 Chassis Number 17584 Body Number 33661 Status Sold Disposed June 1962 Initial Disposal Hazell's Autos Extra Information Bought from Southdown for £68 each in June 1961 to cover a vehicle shortage due to a fire at Weymann's premises. It still fetched £53 when sold a year later. It later passed to Campbell (Dlr.), Brighton in August 1962 then to Willett (Dlr.) This bus was rescued and transferred to the West of England Transport Collection in August 1988. It was purchased by T. Blackman in 2004 and will be restored as Southdown 204. Photo Caption Seen by Robert Mack on a wet day in Old Steine is ex-Southdown TD5 no.18.
Having spent 42years in various scrapyards we look forward to seeing her back in running order, albeit as Southdown 204.
John Goddard Collection.
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