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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