SCT '61 Photo Index
County Motors (Lepton)
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1. HE9917
Lord Street, Huddersfield forms the setting for County Motors, Lepton 75, HE9917, a Guy Arab II with a Roe L27/26R body. It had been acquired from Yorkshire Traction 720 in June 1956, having been new in January 1945.
Photo taken Monday 10 June 1957, Lord Street, Huddersfield
2. DVH752
Ex County Motors 73, DVH752 a 1948 Roe B32F bodied Leyland PS1
Photo taken c. 1975, Scholes, Holmfirth
3. DVH752
County Motors 73, DVH752, seen here in Dewsbury was a Leyland PS1 with Roe B32F body and was the first of six new in 1948. It was withdrawn in 1959 and passed eventually into preservation in 1974.
Photo taken Sunday 23 June 1957, Longcauseway, Dewsbury
4. DVH753
County Motors, Lepton 74, DVH 753, was the second of six similar buses new in late 1948/early 1949. It was a Leyland PS1 with a Roe B32F body and entered service in January 1949.
Photo taken 1948/9, the junction of Ring Road, Seacroft with Coal Road
5. ECX607
County Motors, Lepton 81, ECX607, one of four Guy Arab III/Roe L27/26R new in 1949.
Photo taken Wednesday 8 April 1959, Longcauseway, Dewsbury
6. ECX607
Seen outside the offices of the Roe works, at Manston Lane, Crossgates, is County Motors, Lepton 81, ECX607, the third of four Guys new in 1949. It was a Guy Arab III with a Roe L27/26R body, all four entering service in June.
Photo taken 1949, Roe Works, Manston Lane, Crossgates
7. EVH212
In December 1949 County Motors, Lepton took delivery of four Leyland PS2/1s with Roe bodies and 84, EVH212, the second of the four, first licensed in March 1950, is seen, before delivery, near the Roe works in Manston Lane, Crossgates.
Photo taken 1949, the junction of Ring Road, Seacroft with Coal Road
8. EVH213
County Motors line up, from left to right - 93, NCX178, a Guy Arab IV (with exposed grill) with Roe body of 1958; 70, CCX801, a Guy Arab II of 1945, rebodied by Roe in 1953; 85, EVH213, a Leyland PS1/2 of 1949, rebodied by Windover in 1954.
Photo taken 1967, Lepton Depot, Huddersfield
9. EVH214
County, Lepton 86, EVH214, seen at Wembley Stadium was a Leyland PS2/1 which had been rebodied in 1954 with this Windover Huntingdon FC35F body. When new in 1949 it had a Roe B32F body and it was rebodied along with similar bus 85, EVH213.
Photo taken Saturday 12 May 1962, Wembley Stadium
10. FCX331
County Motors 87, FCX331, one of two Leyland PD2/3s with Leyland H30/26R bodies new in 1950.
Photo taken Monday 7 May 1951, Lord Street, Huddersfield
11. NCX176
County Motors, Lepton 97, SVH354, a Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1/1 with Metro-Cammell B45F body, new in 1960 and alongside 91, NCX176, a Guy Arab IV (6LW) with Roe L27/28RD body, new in 1958.
Photo taken March 1968, County Motors Depot, Waterloo, Huddersfield
12. NCX178
Yorkshire Traction 687 was former County Motors 93, NCX178, a Guy Arab IV with Roe body of 1958.
Photo taken mid 1970s, Wombwell Depot
13. NCX178
County Motors line up, from left to right - 93, NCX178, a Guy Arab IV (with exposed grill) with Roe body of 1958; 70, CCX801, a Guy Arab II of 1945, rebodied by Roe in 1953; 85, EVH213, a Leyland PS1/2 of 1949, rebodied by Windover in 1954.
Photo taken 1967, Lepton Depot, Huddersfield
14. OVH607
County Motors, Lepton 96, OVH607, a Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1/1 with Willowbrook B43F body, new in 1959.
Photo taken mid 1960s, Lord Street, Huddersfield
15. SVH354
County Motors, Lepton 97, SVH354, a Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1/1 with Metro-Cammell B45F body, new in 1960 and alongside 91, NCX176, a Guy Arab IV (6LW) with Roe L27/28RD body, new in 1958.
Photo taken March 1968, County Motors Depot, Waterloo, Huddersfield
16. WVH230
Yorkshire Traction 389, WVH230, a Leyland Leopard PSU3/3R built in 1962 with Willowbrook B54F bodywork. This had been new as 101 with County Motors of Lepton.
Photo taken July 1974, Barnsley
17. AVH635B
Yorkshire Traction 745, AVH635B, a 1964 Leyland Titan PD3A/1 with front entrance Roe bodywork. This bus came to Yorkshire Traction in 1968 from the County Motors of Huddersfield fleet when it was absorbed by YTC.
Photo taken 1970, Wakefield Bus Station
18. AVH636B
County Motors 106, AVH636B, a Leyland PD3A/1 with Roe H42/31F body, new in 1964. It passed to Yorkshire Traction with the rest of the fleet on 1st October 1968.
Photo taken Thursday 30 July 1964, Lord Street, Huddersfield
19. FCX288C
Yorkshire Traction 396, FCX288C, was a standard BET design Leyland Leopard PSU3/1R with Weymann B53F body.
Photo taken Saturday 11 September 1971, Mirfield
20. GVH214D
The remains of Yorkshire Traction Leyland Leopards 398, GVH214D, and 368, CHE300C.
Photo taken c.1977, Barnsley
21. KCX263E
County Motors, Lepton 113, KCX263E, a Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1/12 with Marshall DP45F body, new in 1967.
Photo taken late 1960s, Lord Street, Huddersfield