Map Locations

Photo © John Stringer. Please do not re-post without permission.

SELNEC Northern 6201, ODK701, an AEC Regent V D2RA6G with Weymann H33/28R body, new to Rochdale Corporation (301) in 1956.
This was one of Rochdale's second batch of Mk. V's (298-307), featuring a Gardner 6LW engine coupled to an air-actuated AEC Monocontrol semi-automatic gearbox. The previous large batch delivered earlier in 1956 (268-297) were also D2RA6G models with the 6LW, but with air-actuated preselector gearbox, and the subsequent two batches (308-318 of 1957, and 319-322 of 1958) had more conventional AEC A218 9.6-litre engines with Monocontrol.

Photo taken by John Stringer, April 1973, Cannon Street, Manchester

©1973-2020 John Stringer All Rights Reserved.
You're welcome to print these pages for personal use only or to link to them as long as it's not for financial gain. Photos may not be re-posted anywhere (including facebook, flickr and fotopic sites) without permission. See the Site Map for further details.

Show this photo as ...
Higher Resolution
Grey Scale
Map Locations Gallery ...
View Gallery Previous Photo Next Photo
Rochdale Corporation ...
Fleet Photo Index

Photo ref: rc301. Page and photo added March 2014
Cookie policy