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Ashton-under-Lyne 88, YTE827, is a BUT 9612T with Bond H33/28R bodywork new in October 1956, as part of the last batch of new trolleybuses delivered. Seen here in Gorton operating a 218 service to Stalybridge, 88 remained in service until June 1966, some six months before the system closed. Similar vehicle 87 is preserved.

Photo taken by Wimborne Railway Society Archive (c/o Ken Aveyard), Sunday 25 October 1959, in Ashton Old Road, Gorton, Manchester

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