Trolleybus Gallery

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In view of the demolition of the old Bradford Thornbury depot, this shot of out of service BCT vehcles may evoke a few memories. The three vehicles are a Weymann bodied trolley from Bradford's last batch of new BUTs and a pair of Weymann bodied AEC Regent IIIs minus bonnet assembly and engines.
The main works were in the building behind the buses and it was common practice to see semi-derelict withdrawn vehicles in this location. Often they were being stripped for spares and just occasionally would be be rebuilt and returned to service.

Photo taken by Chris Hough, Tuesday 22 October 1968, approach road to Thornbury Works

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