SCT '61 Photo Index
Leyland Trolleybus
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1. CGF85
A shot of London Transport Executive Carshalton Depot in Westmead Road, Sutton, with B1 class trolleybus 85, CGF85, on the right.
Photo taken Saturday 28 February 1959, Carshalton Depot, Westmead Road, Sutton
2. DGY450
London Transport Trolleybus 450, DGY450, seen at Butterwick, Hammersmith.
Photo taken Saturday 11 April 1959, Butterwick, London Hammersmith
3. VN9436
Southend Corporation trolleybuses 141/142, VN9436/7, photographed in May 1951. They were Leyland TB3's with Massey B32R bodies, new to Teesside in 1936 and acquired by Southend in 1945.
Photo taken May 1951
4. DLY549
London Transport D3 Class 549, DLY549, leading a lineup of trolleybuses at Letchford Gardens, Harlesden
Photo taken Saturday 11 April 1959, Letchford Gardens, London Harlesden
5. DTC264
South Lancashire 57, DTC264, a Leyland TTB3 or TTB4 with a Roe H35/29R body new in July 1938 is seen in Leigh.
Photo taken Saturday 30 August 1958, King Street/Spinning Jenny Street, Leigh
6. DTC265
South Lancashire added six more trolleybuses in 1938 and 58, DTC265, a Leyland TTB3 or TTB4 with a Roe H35/29R body new in July 1938 was caught at Four Lane Ends, Bolton.
Photo taken Saturday 30 August 1958, Four Lane Ends, Bolton
7. DTC266
South Lancashire Transport 59, DTC266, a Leyland TTB3 or TTB4 (sources vary) with Roe H35/29R body new in 1938. One of six new that year it is seen at Howell Croft bus station in Bolton on the last Saturday of operation.
Photo taken Saturday 30 August 1958, Howell Croft Bus Station, Bolton
8. ELB796
London H1 class Trolleybus 796, ELB796, one of 160 in the class, new in 1938
Photo taken Monday 7 May 2012, East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville
9. ELB796
The conductor leans from the platform to check the connectors stay on the wires as preserved LT trolleybus 796, ELB796, heads out during the running weekend.
Photo taken Saturday 24 September 2016, Carlton Coalville
10. ELB898
London Transport 898, ELB898, an H1 seen at the Napier Arms, Woodford.
Photo taken Saturday 8 November 1958, Napier Arms, Woodford
11. EXV143
London 1143, EXV143, was an all-Leyland K1 trolleybus.
Photo taken 1961, Kew Bridge Road, Brentford
12. EXV201
Preserved ex-London Transport 1201, EXV201, a Leyland LPTB70 with a Leyland H40/30R body, new in February 1939.
Photo taken Sunday 10 September 2006, East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville
13. EXV201
London K2 class Trolleybus 1201, EXV201
Photo taken Monday 7 May 2012, East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville
14. EXV253
Preserved ex-London Transport 1253, EXV253, a Leyland LPTB70 with Leyland H40/30R body, new in March 1939.
Photo taken Sunday 10 September 2006, East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville
15. EXV271
London 1271, EXV271, was a K1 all-Leyland trolleybus of 1939.
Photo taken 1961, Kew Bridge Road, Brentford
16. EXV313
London Transport K2 trolleybus 1313, EXV313, taken at Finsbury Square, Moorgate, probably in Autumn 1961 and, judging by the lack of pedestrians, possibly taken on a Saturday afternoon or on a Sunday. On route 641 to Winchmore Hill via Wood Green.
Photo taken Autumn 1961, City of London Finsbury Square, Moorgate
17. EXV322
London Transport 1322, EXV322, a K2 seen at the Napier Arms, Woodford.
Photo taken Saturday 8 November 1958, Napier Arms, Woodford
18. EXV348
London Transport 1348, EXV348, a 1939 Leyland trolleybus recently repatriated from Ireland. It is seen displayed alongside RT3323 (also a resident at Sandtoft) at the 2010 Sandtoft Gathering awaiting restoration.
Photo taken Sunday 25 July 2010, Sandtoft Trolleybus Museum
19. EXV348
London K2 class Trolleybus 1348, EXV348.
Photo taken Monday 7 May 2012, East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville
20. EXV76
London Transport 1076, EXV76, a K1 seen at the Napier Arms, Woodford.
Photo taken Saturday 8 November 1958, Napier Arms, Woodford
21. 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
22. GLB727
London Transport 1727, GLB727, a SA1 class trolleybus seen on route 693. It was an 8' wide Leyland TTB6 with a Metro Cammell 72 seat body, new in January 1942, part of an order for Durban but diverted to London because of shipping difficulties.
Photo taken Saturday 16 May 1959, Wangey Road, Chadwell Heath
23. GLB731
London Transport 1731, GLB731, a SA1 class trolleybus seen on route 691. It was an 8' wide Leyland TTB6 with a Metro Cammell 72 seat body, new in February 1942, part of an order for Durban but diverted to London because of shipping difficulties. As built they had a separate front exit but this was replaced by fixed panelling by LT and seating for 2 extra passengers added where the door had been - the non-standard destination boards were retained throughout their life.
Photo taken Saturday 16 May 1959, Horns Road, Ilford
24. GLB736
London Transport 1736, GLB736, a SA2 class trolleybus seen on route 691. It was an 8' wide Leyland TTB6 with a Metro Cammell 72 seat body, new in April 1942, part of an order for Durban but diverted to London because of shipping difficulties.
Photo taken Saturday 16 May 1959, Horns Road, Ilford
25. GLB742
London Transport 1742, GLB742, a SA2 class trolleybus seen on route 691. It was an 8' wide Leyland TTB6 with a Metro Cammell 72 seat body, new in June1942, part of an order for Durban but diverted to London because of shipping difficulties.
Photo taken Saturday 16 May 1959, Ley Street, Ilford