Brighton Corporation Transport

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Type Double Deck Motor Bus
Chassis Leyland Titan PD2/37
Engine Leyland O.600
Built 1961
Body Weymann Orion H37/27Fbuilt 1961
Fleet 6
Registration 5006 CD
Chassis Number 610374
Body Number M9621
Status Sold
Disposed March 1977
Initial Disposal Ensign (Dlr.) - Purfleet - Essex
Extra Information Sold by Ensign (Dlr.), Purfleet, Essex to Cooper & Pearson in June1977 and used briefly during the Grunwick strike. To Hutton, Worplesdon then Malby, Guildford by January 1987 and to J MacPherson, London May 1991. To Carl Ireland (Dlr.), Hull in October 1999 as LSL 647 following a dispute between Mr Macpherson and the alleged co-owners. Exported to Italy by Ensign (Dlr.), Purfleet, Essex in September 2001 and with Matteo Frisciro by August 2002. Apparently it requires a replacement differential - any offers?
Photo Caption Eric Surfleet got the date of this photograph wrong in saying it was taken in July 1961. The trolleybus behind forward-entrance PD2/37 no.6 would be resting at Southerham Farm by that time.<br />
John Goddard Collection.

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