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 East Lancs H28/26R built 1950 Fleet 20 Registration FCD 510 Chassis Number 301304 Body Number 4367 Status Scrapped Disposed June 1964 Initial Disposal Wheatley - Newhaven - scrap 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 £35 when sold three years later. It was used as a driver training vehicle between May 1962 and November 1963. Photo Caption Autumn 1961 and Howard Butler took this photograph of ex-Southdown Leyland TD5 210 posing as Brighton Corporation 20. Note the absence of trolley overhead which had been rapidly removed.
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