Brighton Corporation Transport

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Type Tramcar
Class A
Chassis Brush 'A'
Motor Electricite & Hydraulique 30h.p.
Built 1903
Body Witting Bros. O50D
Fleet 40
Chassis Number
Body Number
Status Withdrawn
Disposed 1926
Initial Disposal
Extra Information These cars were 29 feet long and 6 feet wide. They were fitted with Brill 21E trucks and the bodies rebuilt by Brighton Corporation Tramways 1908 - 1913; all had 'reversed stairs'. Fitted with Dick Kerr 40h.p. motors in 1919.
Photo Caption Oh dear! Class A no.40 has come to grief along Lewes Road. These trams were very solidly built so whatever it hit would have come off worse.
Alan Piatt Collection.

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