Brighton Corporation Transport
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Type Double Deck Motor Bus Class Chassis Leyland Atlantean AN68/1R Motor Engine Leyland O.680 Built 1977 Body East Lancs H43/31F built 1978 Fleet 10 Registration TYJ 10S Chassis Number 7702861 Body Number Status Transferred Disposed 20/5/97 Initial Disposal B&HB&C - Hove Extra Information This was the last new Atlantean to enter service on 12th. June 1978. Re-numbered to 810 in the Brighton & Hove fleet. Withdrawn 17//98 and sold to PVS (Dlr.), Barnsley from there we have few details except being owned by someone in the Poole area. She was noted on Facebook on 3/12/2015 being under a suspended tow by a Wigley (dlr) truck in a semi-derelict condition presumably heading to Carlton for scrapping. A sad end for a former show-bus. Photo Caption Once a 'show bus' for Brighton Borough Transport Atlantean no.10 sttled for a quiet live and became an overal advert for Sir Speedy Exhausts. An Alan Piatt photograph.
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