Brighton Corporation Transport
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Type Single Deck Motor Bus Class Chassis Leyland Leopard PSU3E/4RT Motor Engine Leyland O.680 Built 1978 Body Willowbrook Warrior B48+24F built 1991 Fleet 85 Registration PIB 5145 Chassis Number 7802064 Body Number 91061 Status Transferred Disposed 20/5/97 Initial Disposal B&HB&C - Hove Extra Information This bus was acquired from Southend Transport in November 1988 as Duple Dominant II GC51+8F built in 1979 - body no. 834/5365. Re-registered from UDT 204T in August 1991. It was re-numbered to 198 in the Brighton & Hove fleet and repainted cream at Lewes Road depot in July 1997 and re-numbered to T5 (DTV) in the Brighton & Hove fleet. Sold to Yellow Buses, Bournemouth in August 1999. This bus is believed to have been exported to South Africa in March 2004. Photo Caption Alan Piatt saw 85 in Kemp Town when he photographed this re-bodied Leyland Leopard. The Warrior body had a distinct 'Lynx lookalike' about it. Advertising Burgess Hill Market Place 85 is seen sporting a Lewes Commercials fleet name!
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