SCT '61 Photo Index
Guy
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1. DFE383
Lincoln City Transport 23, DFE383, a 1948 Guy Arab III carries body built by Guy on Park Royal frames. Originally fitted with a Meadows engine this was replaced by a Leyland unit in 1953. In 1961 the bus was fitted with an air cooled Ruston & Hornby engine and acquired its non standard radiator at the same time.
Photo taken 1996, Heart of the Pennines Rally, Halifax
2. DFE383
Lincoln City Transport 23, DFE383, a 1948 Guy Arab III with a body built by Guy on Park Royal frames. Originally fitted with a Meadows engine this was replaced by a Leyland unit in 1953 and then in 1961, it was fitted with an air cooled Ruston & Hornby engine and acquired its non standard radiator at the same time.
Photo taken Sunday 4 November 2012, Whisby Road, Lincoln
3. DFE385
Lincoln Corporation 2, DFE385, a Guy Arab III with Guy H30/26R body, new in 1948.
Photo taken Monday 29 August 1960, Oxford Street, Lincoln
4. DFE445
Lincoln Corporation 36, DFE445, a Guy Arab III 6LW with Guy H30/26R body, new in 1948
Photo taken c. 1960, Broadgate, Lincoln
5. DFE447
Seen in St. Mark Street, Lincoln, outside the Corporation garage is Lincoln 37, DFE447, which was one of nine Guy Arab III 6LWs with Guy H30/26R bodies new in 1948.
Photo taken Sunday 13 August 1967, St. Mark Street, Lincoln
6. DVD708
Guy B33R bodywork was carried by Central S.M.T. K8, DVD708, a Guy Arab III new in 1948.
Photo taken Wednesday 29 July 1959, Quarry Street, Hamilton
7. FED504
Warrington 97, FED504, a Guy Arab III with a Guy B35F body is seen at the garage.
Photo taken Sunday 12 September 1965, Warrington Depot
8. FA9291
Burton Corporation 63, FA9291, a 1949 Guy B35R bodied Guy Arab III 5LW at the 1971 St. Leger Rally in Doncaster. This was about the time it was withdrawn by Burton and as far as I can find out it was bought with a view to preservation but only the chassis had survived by 2001 when that was scrapped.
Photo taken June 1971, Doncaster
9. KTC615
Accrington 10, KTC615, Guy Arab III with Guy B33R body, one of two new in 1949. Withdrawn from service in 1963, it was in use as the tow wagon from 1965.
Photo taken Saturday 11 September 1965, Accrington Garage
10. KTC615
New in 1949 as Accrington 10, KTC615, this Guy Arab III with a 33 seat rear entrance body was for many years the Accrington break down vehicle.
Photo taken Sunday 15 October 2017, Cattle Market Street Car Park, Otley
11. XS6561
Western S.M.T. 2299, XS6561, seen in Gauze Street, Paisley Cross, was a Guy Arab III with a Guy H30/26R body which had been new to Paisley & District, Paisley in 1949 as number 299.
Photo taken Wednesday 19 June 1963, Gauze Street, Paisley Cross
12. EVA324
Central Scottish K24, EVA324, a Guy Arab III built in 1950 with Guy B33R bodywork.
Photo taken June 1990, High Street, Stockton
13. EVA324
EVA324, a Guy Arab III 5LW with Guy B33R body, new to Central SMT (fleet number K24) in 1950, withdrawn 1962 and sold to a Dundee fruit farmer. In preservation since 1978, acquired by present owners in 2010 and moved to Northern Ireland.
Photo taken Saturday 28 April 2012, Cultra
14. GUY3
Samuel Ledgard GUY3 was the ex-demonstrator Arab UF with a Guy (Park Royal frame) B40F body dating from 1950. It was exhibited at the 1950 Earls Court Show.
Photo taken 1965, Yeadon Depot
15. GUY3
Samuel Ledgard GUY3, an ex-Guy demonstrator, was a Guy Arab UF fitted from new with a preselector gearbox and carried a Guy B40F body. New in 1951 it arrived with Ledgard in 1957 when the stage service of Kitchin, Pudsey was taken over in April.
Photo taken Saturday 15 June 1957, Samuel Ledgard Armley Depot, Leeds
16. GVD26
Central S.M.T. K26, GVD26, was a Guy Arab III with a Guy B37R body new in 1952 which was withdrawn in 1963 and sold for scrap.
Photo taken Wednesday 29 July 1959, Quarry St, Hamilton
17. LWR337
Store, Stainforth was the operator of this Guy Arab III, LWR337, with Guy H30/26R body on Park Royal frames, new in 1952.
Photo taken Sunday 2 June 1957, Churchgate, Doncaster
18. XRE978
Guy Arab IV, XRE978, number 22 in the Green Bus, Rugeley fleet, had a Guy B35F body and had been new in July 1952.
Photo taken Sunday 22 March 1964, Elmore Lane Depot, Rugeley
19. GVH796
Huddersfield 6, GVH796, seen in Upperhead Row Bus Station was a Guy Arab UF with a Guy B43F body new in 1954.
Photo taken Friday 16 April 1965, Upperhead Row Bus Station, Huddersfield
20. GVH797
Huddersfield JOC 7, GVH797, was a Guy Arab LUF with a Guy B43F body dating from 1954.
Photo taken 1966, Upperhead Row, Huddersfield
21. MWW691
Wilson's (Premier) of Stainforth MWW891, a Guy Arab IV (6LW) with Guy H35/26R body (on Park Royal frame), new in 1954.
Photo taken 1971, LVVS Museum, Whisby Road, Lincoln