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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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