SCT '61 Photo Index
Burton Corporation
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1.
Burton & Ashby tram 14 has been in service in August at Statfold Barn Railway with the delayed enthusiasts day from March, now spread over two days to reduce numbers and with social distancing, hand hygiene and face coverings for people travelling on the tram and trains.
Photo taken Saturday 8 August 2020, Statfold Barn railway near Tamworth
2.
Following the picture from Ken Jones regarding car 14 of the Burton & Ashby Light Railway at Statfold Barn Farm, I have posted the photo above of car 14 at work.
Photo taken 1920s, Gresley Common, Church Gresley
3. FA7959
Burton received ten Guy Arab IIs (5LW), in 1944 with bodies by both Park Royal (six) and Weymann (four). 24, FA7959, was one of those which had Weymann H30/26R bodies, and was new in March 1944.
Photo taken Sunday 14 July 1963, Garage, Burton
4. FA8424
Burton 39, FA8424, a Guy Arab with Brush B35F body, new in November 1946, later to Stevensons, Uttoxeter.
Photo taken October 1949, at Derby (probably on football special to Derby County)
5. FA8424
Photographed at the Spath, Uttoxeter garage, Stevenson, Spath 7, FA8424, was a Guy Arab III with a Brush B34F body new in 1946 as Burton 39, which had been acquired in April 1954.
Photo taken Sunday 10 May 1964, Spath
6. FA9292
Seen at the garage is Burton 64, FA9292, the last of four Guy Arab IIIs with Guy B35R bodies and 5LW engines new in 1948/9 which had special low height bodies to negotiate Moor Street bridge.
Photo taken Sunday 14 July 1963, Garage, Burton
7. 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 This was about the time it was withdrawn by Burton and as far as I can find out it was bought with a view to preservation but only the chassis had survived by 2001 when that was scrapped.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
8. FA9291
Burton 63, FA9291, seen in the Gynn Square car park in Blackpool was a Guy Arab III with a Guy B35R body, one of four new in 1949.
Photo taken Sunday 16 April 1972, Gynn Square Car Park, Blackpool
9. FA9716
Preserved Burton Corporation 16, FA9716, Guy Arab III built 1949 and rebodied in 1960 by Massey, H33/28R.
Photo taken Monday 21 April 2003, at Coors Bass Museum, Burton
10. FA9716
FA9716 is former Burton 16, a Guy Arab III with H33/28R Massey body, now part of the Roger Burdett collection and seen undergoing extensive renovation.
Photo taken Thursday 18 January 2018, Private site in Staffordshire
11. FA9716
Here's an updated shot of FA9716 - one day after it has been repainted, and on it's way to Roger Burdett's site for final work including crests, fleet numbers and maybe adverts. It has had a lot of mechanical work done to it and does look very nice.
Photo taken Thursday 2 August 2018, A51 in Staffordshire (main photo)
12. FA9717
Burton-on-Trent 17, FA9717, a Guy Arab III with Davies L27/26R body from 1950 was snapped just in time in the Town Centre. The transparency is now showing signs of deterioration, a warning that they will not last for ever!
Photo taken August 1968, Station Street, Burton
13. FA9749
Burton-on-Trent 10, FA9749, a Guy Arab III with Davies H30/26R body of 1950.
Photo taken 1965, New Street, Burton
14. FA9752
Burton 13, FA9752, was a Guy Arab III with a Davies H30/26R body of 1950.
Photo taken 1966, Bargates, High Street, Burton
15. NLJ271
Preserved Burton-on-Trent 1, NLJ271, a Leyland Royal Tiger PSU1/13 built in 1954 with Burlingham B41D bodywork.
Photo taken mid 1970s?, Canon's Marsh, Bristol
16. HFA575
Burton received three Guy Arab IVs (5LW) with Massey H33/28R bodies and 5LW engines in January 1959, and 75, HFA575, seen at the garage, was the last of the trio and, after withdrawal in February 1972, passed to Tiger (dealer), Salsburgh in May.
Photo taken Sunday 14 July 1963, Garage, Burton
17. NFA876
Burton 76, NFA876, seen at the garage, was the first of three Guy Arab IVs, with Massey H33/28R bodies and 5LW engines new in June 1961.
Photo taken Sunday 14 July 1963, Garage, Burton
18. 206BTP
East Staffordshire DC 6, 206BTP, a Leyland Atlantean PDR1/1 built in 1963 with Metro-Cammell H43/33F bodywork.
Photo taken November 1977, Station Street, Burton
19. BFA588B
Burton Daimler CCG5 with Massey H33/28R body 88, BFA588B, on route 2.
Photo taken early 1970s, Bridge Street, Burton
20. TFA987
Preserved Burton Corporation 87, TFA987, a Daimler CCG5 built in 1964 with Massey H33/28R bodywork.
Photo taken Monday 21 April 2003, at Coors Bass Museum, Burton
21. TFA987
Burton 87, TFA987, a Massey bodied Daimler CCG5 new in 1964, repatriated from Scotland after service with Mc Lennans and Stagecoach, carrying the photographer's trade plates.
Photo taken Saturday 28 September 1996, Burton Town Hall
22. EFA294D
Burton Daimler CCG5 with Massey H33/28R body 94, EFA294D, on route 3.
Photo taken early 1970s, Bridge Street, Burton
23. EFA294D
East Staffordshire DC 94, EFA294D, a Daimler CCG5 built in 1966 with Massey H33/28R bodywork.
Photo taken November 1977, Bus Station, Burton-on-Trent
24. EFA295D
East Staffordshire DC 95, EFA295D, a Daimler CCG5 built in 1966 with Massey H33/28R bodywork.
Photo taken November 1977, Station Street, Burton-on-Trent
25. GFA97D
East Staffordshire DC 97, GFA97D, a Daimler CCG5 built in 1966 with Massey H33/28R bodywork.
Photo taken November 1977, Station Street, Burton
26. MFA703G
Preserved Burton Corporation 103, MFA703G, a Daimler Fleetline SRG6LW built in 1969 with Willowbrook B44F bodywork.
Photo taken Monday 21 April 2003, at Coors Bass Museum, Burton
27. MFA703G
Burton joined the trend to saloons in the late sixties when they bought Daimler Fleetline SRG6LW chassis, although later deliveries would revert to double deckers. Single deck Fleetline 103, MFA703G, carries Willowbrook bodywork and dates from 1969.
Photo taken Sunday 19 June 2011, Rowsley
28. MFA704G
East Staffordshire DC 104, MFA704G, a Daimler Fleetline SRG6LW built in 1969 with Willowbrook B44F bodywork. This had been new to Burton Corporation.
Photo taken November 1977, Station Street, Burton