Brighton Corporation Transport

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Type Coach
Class
Chassis Bedford YMT
Motor
Engine Bedford 500c.i. 155b.h.p.
Built 1979
Body Duple Dominant C54F built 1979
Fleet 84
Registration VBH 604S
Chassis Number GW454853
Body Number 717/2382
Status Sold
Disposed November 1988
Initial Disposal Wealdon (Dlr.) - Nettlestead
Extra Information This coach was obtained by Brighton Buses with the take-over of Lewes Coach Company on May 1st. 1988. It did not enter service with the new company. It was sold on by Wealdon to Morris, Crynant in March 1991. Then to Brynhyfyrd School of Motoring, Swansea in February 1995 but withdrawn by June. In use by Friar Tuck, St. Clears as a static cafe by Jyne 1998. Three years in storage? Reported by SEC to have moved from OS Coaches, Limerick Eire to Kells Transport Museum, Cork, Eire in October 2008 for preservation!
Photo Caption A rare photograph of former Lewes Coach Company Bedford Duple Dominant no.84 taken at the Cliffe Industrial Estate depot.<br /><br />
Peter Ticehurst Collection.

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