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London Transport 1742, GLB742, a SA2 class trolleybus seen on route 691. It was an 8' wide Leyland TTB6 with a Metro Cammell 72 seat body, new in June1942, part of an order for Durban but diverted to London because of shipping difficulties.
1742 was withdrawn 3 months after his photo was taken when route 691 was converted to bus operation as part of the third trolleybus conversion stage on 18th August 1959.
Photo taken by the late John Boylett, courtesy of John Kaye, Saturday 16 May 1959, Ley Street, Ilford
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