SCT '61 Photo Index
English Electric
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Another photo from the English Electric collection, this time of Southend Corporation tram 57, one of a batch of six 70 seaters built by English Electric and delivered in May 1924.
Photo taken Corporation Tram Depot, London Road, Southend
2. TE5780
Former Ashton-U-Lyne Corporation 8, TE5780, a 1928/9 Karrier WL6 with English Electric B32F body.
Photo taken Thursday 3 May 2012
3. JN822
Bodybuilder's pre-delivery photo of Southend Corporation 152, JN822, one of a batch of seven AEC Regals with English Electric B30D bodies, new in March 1931, although they didn't enter service until the following year.
Photo taken early 1931
4. JN822
Second pre-delivery photo of Southend Corporation Regal 152, JN822.
Photo taken early 1931
5. JN823
A slightly blurred shot of Southend 203, JN823, an AEC Regal built in 1931, which ended its long life on learner driver duties.
Photo taken April 1963, Thorpe Esplanade, Thorpe Bay, Southend
6. JN823
A second view of Southend 203, JN823, parked in the garage with one of the rebodied wartime Daimlers, 230-235, behind.
Photo taken Saturday 19 September 1964, SCT Garage, London Road
7. JN823
Veteran Southend AEC Regal 203, JN823, looking in sad condition in a corner of the works after withdrawal from service
Photo taken c.1967, Tunbridge Road Works, Southend
8. JN823
AEC Regal/English Electric single deckers 203 (front, JN823) and 204 (back, JN824) at the Corporation depot, probably in 1951. Survivors of a batch of seven vehicles delivered in 1930, in their later years these two led a fairly quiet existence. Their normal use was on school contracts and they spent much of the time parked where they are in this photo.
Photo taken c.1951, SCT Garage, London Road
9. JN824
Southend veteran Regals 204, JN824 followed by 203, JN823.
Photo taken c. 1960, Broadway Market, Victoria Circus, Southend
10. JN824
A rear shot of Southend single deckers 203 (front, JN823) and 204 (back, JN824) parked at the back of the Corporation yard on 13th February 1955, 204 nearer the camera. They were probably withdrawn awaiting the complete rebuilding which was to be carried out in 1955/6.
Photo taken Sunday 13 February 1955, Corporation yard, Southend
11. FV4548
FV4548 is an A.E.C. 662 Regal with an English Electric body. New in March 1934, with a Beadle C32R body, to William Salisbury & Sons Ltd., Blackpool, it passed to Standerwick, Blackpool with the business, in July 1937, and was numbered 39.
Photo taken Sunday 7 October 1979, Winkleigh
12. RV6367
Portsmouth Corporation number 7, RV6367 a 1934 EEC Bodied Leyland TD4.
Photo taken July 1966, Hayling Ferry Terminal
13. FV5737
Ribble FV5737, a Leyland TS7 with English Electric C31F body new to Standerwick in 1935, pictured on a running day in Hove, Sussex.
Photo taken 1980's, King George V Avenue, Hove
14. RV6358
Portsmouth 5, RV6358, is one of four 1935-vintage English Electric-bodied Leyland TD4 open-toppers in preservation.
Photo taken August 1976, Otley
15. RV6358
Portsmouth 5, RV6358, a 1935-vintage English Electric-bodied Leyland TD4, preserved originally as an open topper.
Photo taken Saturday 31 March 2012, Kent Showground, Detling
16. RV6358
Portsmouth 5, RV6358, was a Leyland TD4 new in 1935 as 115 with an English Electric H26/24R body. It was converted to open top in 1953 and renumbered in 1958.
Photo taken Sunday 15 June 1958, Clarence Pier, Southsea
17. RV6358
Portsmouth 5, RV6358, a Leyland TD4 with an English Electric O26/24R body is seen in Emsworth. This had been hired by the Omnibus Touring Circle for a trip from Portsmouth to Williams, Emsworth after a visit to the Portsmouth Corporation garage,
Photo taken Sunday 19 June 1966, Sultan Road, Emsworth
18. RV6360
Portsmouth 6, RV6360, was a Leyland TD4 new in 1935 as 117 with an English Electric H26/24R body. It was converted to open top in 1953 and renumbered in 1958.
Photo taken Sunday 15 June 1958, Clarence Pier, Southsea
19. RV6367
Portsmouth Corporation 7, RV6367, at the Hayling Island ferry terminus of the seafront service. It was a Leyland TD4 with English Electric H26/24R body, new in 1935 and converted to open top in 1954.
Photo taken Hayling Ferry Terminal
20. RV6368
Preserved ex-Portsmouth open topper 8, RV6368, a Leyland TD4 with English Electric body new in 1935, one of four converted to open-top in 1955 for use on Southsea Seafront.
Photo taken Sunday 1 April 2007, Longcross
21. RV6382
Portsmouth 224, RV6382, was an AEC 661T with English Electric H26/24R body new as 24 in 1935, being renumbered in 1938. It had been exhibited at the 1935 Commercial Motor Show and did not enter service until April 1936.
Photo taken Sunday 15 June 1958, Canoe Lake, Esplanade, Southsea
22. CUG841
Samuel Ledgard CUG841 seen here at Yeadon was new to Ledgard in 1936 and is a Leyland TS7 with an English Electric C32F body although by the time of this photograph bus seats from ex-LTE vehicles had been fitted. It was withdrawn later in 1956.
Photo taken Monday 21 May 1956, Yeadon
23. CUG842
Official English Electric photograph of Samuel Ledgard CUG842 when new in 1936, a Leyland TS7 with an English Electric C32F body.
Photo taken 1936
24. JA7591
Stockport 191, JA7591, a Leyland TS7 with English Electric body new in 1936
Photo taken May 1997, Manchester Museum of Transport
25. JA7591
Former Stockport Corporation 191, JA7591, a Leyland Tiger TS7 with English Electric B35C body, new in 1936. It had later passed to the Corporation's Welfare Department, in whose livery it is seen here.
Photo taken early 1974, WETC, Winkleigh, Devon
26. JA7591
An interior view, looking to the front, of JA7591, a Leyland TS7 ex-Stockport 191.
Photo taken Sunday 7 October 1979, Winkleigh
27. JA7591
An interior view, looking to the rear, of JA7591, a Leyland TS7 ex-Stockport 191.
Photo taken Sunday 7 October 1979, Winkleigh
28. JA7591
JA7591, a Leyland TS7, had been new in 1936 with an English Electric B35C body as Stockport 191, but had, after withdrawal, been converted for welfare use in 1962 and passed to the Hospital Committee for use as a disabled persons bus and is seen at Winkleigh.
Photo taken Sunday 7 October 1979, Winkleigh
29. JA7592
Stockport Corporation 192, JA7592, a Leyland Tiger TS7 with English Electric
Photo taken Monday 3 August 1959, Stockport Garage
30. JA7597
Stockport 197, JA7597, an English Electric B35C bodied Leyland TS7 new in 1937 seen in Mersey Square.
Photo taken Wednesday 12 February 1958, Mersey Square, Stockport
31. JA7601
Stockport Corporation 201, JA7601, a Leyland TS8 with English Electric B35C body dating from 1937
Photo taken Wednesday 29 April 1959, Heaton Moor Road, Heaton Moor
32. JN9527
Southend Corporation 207, JN9527, the first numerically of four AEC Regents with English Electric L27/26R bodies, new in September 1937. It lasted until 1956 when it was sold for scrap.
Photo taken c 1954-6, near The Kings Head, Southend
33. JN9529
Southend 1937 AEC/English Electric double decker 209, JN9529, heads east along London Road on a 28 Western Circular in April 1957.
Photo taken April 1957, London Road
34. JN9530
One of Southend's 1937 AEC Regent/English Electric double deckers, 210, JN9530, stands in London Road at Victoria Circus on its way to Lifstan Way on route 25D in January 1955.
Photo taken Friday 21 January 1955, London Road, Victoria Circus, Southend
35. EHA470
Midland Red 2172, EHA470, an SOS SON from 1938 with English Electric B38F body. Withdrawn eventually in 1954.
Photo taken May 1950, Market Street, Ashby de la Zouch
36. EHA742
Midland Red 2174, EHA742, an SOS SON from 1938 with English Electric B38F body. Withdrawn in 1956.
Photo taken April 1950, Goseley Estate, Hartshorne, near Swadlincote
37. EOG215
Seen at the garage in Hamilton was Laurie, Hamilton (t/a Chieftain) 56, EOG215, a Leyland TD6c which was new in 1938 with an M.C.C.W. H28/24R body as Birmingham 215. After severe war damage in 1940 due to enemy action 215, along with eleven others from the same batch, was rebodied with an English Electric H28/26R body intended for Manchester and re-entered service in 1942.
Photo taken Wednesday 29 July 1959, Hamilton Garage
38. CPT921
Thornes, Bubwith operated this ex-Northern General SE4, CPT921, dating from 1939, with English Electric B40F body on their service to Selby where it is seen. This was first one of the last batch of SE4s produced and passed to Thornes in 1955.
Photo taken Thursday 25 April 1957, Selby Market Place
39. GNA39
Manchester 1121, GNA39, a Leyland TB5 with English Electric H28/26R body. This batch of 37 vehicles, new in 1940/41, were the last vehicles to carry the streamlined livery when new but lost it when repainted.
Photo taken Thursday 18 August 1955, Portland Street, Piccadilly, Manchester
40. GNA453
Manchester 4305, GNA453, Daimler COG5 / English Electric H28/26R body in Piccadilly Bus Station preparing for a Football Match journey to Old Trafford.
Photo taken Saturday 16 November 1957, Piccadilly Bus Station, Manchester
41. GNB491
Manchester 4357, GNB491, Daimler COG5 with English Electric H28/26R body in Picaddilly Bus Station. This batch suffered due to the war and, although 33 were ordered, only 15 were delivered as complete vehicles with 4357 entering service in October 1940 and being withdrawn in March 1959.
Photo taken Saturday 2 November 1957, Piccadilly Bus Station, Manchester