SCT '61 Photo Index
Ashton-u-Lyne Corporation
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1. TE5780
Former Ashton-U-Lyne Corporation 8, TE5780, a 1928/9 Karrier WL6 with English Electric B32F body.
Photo taken Thursday 3 May 2012
2. FTE645
Ashton-under-Lyne 61, FTE645, Sunbeam W with Roe H61R body, on learner duties. New in 1944-6, rebodied in 1958.
Photo taken Wednesday 4 August 1965
3. FTE646
Ashton-under-Lyne 62, FTE646, is a Sunbeam W originally delivered in October 1944 with a Park Royal H30/26R body. In January 1958 it re-entered service with a new Roe H33/28R body as seen in the picture. Withdrawal came in December 1965 with disposal to Autospares of Bingley, Yorkshire.
Photo taken Wednesday 6 May 1964, Aytoun Street, Manchester
4. LTC771
Ashton-under-Lyne 77, LTC771, a Crossley TDD42/2 with Crossley H30/26R body turns from its terminus in Portland Street into Aytoun Street on its way to Stalybridge in May 1959
Photo taken Saturday 16 May 1959, Portland Street, Manchester
5. XTC853
Ashton-under-Lyne Coat of Arms on XTC853
Photo taken Saturday 7 August 1965
6. YTE826
Preserved Ashton-under-Lyne 87, YTE826, a BUT9612T with Bond H61R body, new in 1956.
Photo taken Sunday 12 June 2011, East Anglia Transport Museum, Lowestoft
7. YTE826
Ashton-under-Lyne 87, YTE826, BUT9612T with Bond H61R body, new in 1956.
Photo taken Wednesday 4 August 1965
8. YTE826
Ashton-under-Lyne 87, YTE826, BUT9612T with Bond H61R body, new in 1956.
Photo taken Thursday 30 July 1964
9. YTE827
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 Sunday 25 October 1959, Gorton, Manchester
10. 20NTD
Ashton-under-Lyne Corporation 20, 20NTD, a Leyland Titan PD2/40 with Roe H37/28R body, new in 1960
Photo taken Wednesday 4 August 1965, Manchester Piccadilly
11. 21NTD
Ashton-under-Lyne Corporation 21, 21NTD, a 1960 Leyland PD2/40 with Roe Body.
Photo taken 1963, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester
12. PTE944C
Ashton Under Lyne 44, PTE944C, a 1965 Leyland Titan PD2/37 with front entrance Roe body.
Photo taken 1998, Halifax Piece Hall
13. PTE944C
Ashton under Lyne bought Leyland chassis with Roe bodywork after the war. Their last front engined buses entered service in 1965 and were Leyland Titan PD2/37 with forward entrance Roe bodywork. Seen amid lying snow is 44, PTE944C, the sole survivor of the batch of five.
Photo taken Saturday 4 December 2010, Boyle Street, Manchester