Brighton Corporation Transport

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Type Double Deck Motor Bus
Class
Chassis Leyland Titan PD2/37
Motor
Engine Leyland O.600
Built 1961
Body Weymann Orion H37/27F built 1961
Fleet 7
Registration 5007 CD
Chassis Number 610406
Body Number M9662
Status Sold
Disposed April 1977
Initial Disposal B.C.A.
Extra Information Sold via British Car Auctions to Suntrekkers, Newport and converted to open-top luxury coach by March 1978. Exported to Idaho via Washington State in the USA via a group who converted it to open-top in Heidelberg, Germany for a European tour in 2013.
Photo Caption Seen at the service 53/54 stand in Old Steine in the new blue & white livery is M.C.W. Orion no.7 with newer sister bus no. 20 in the same livery behind. Behind them is a Bristol VRT belonging to Southdown - BH&D, the newly formed local National Bus Company operator.<br />
John Goddard Collection.

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