SCT '61 Photo Index
Hicks Bros
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1. WH1551
Hicks Bros Leyland TD1 51, WH1551, originally with a Leyland L27/24R body but rebodied by Wilkes & Meade in 1945.
Photo taken Monday 24 August 1953, Braintree Bus Park
2. CK4263
From left to right Hicks Leyland TD1 70, Eastern National AEC Regent 3079, Leyland TD1 3015, Leyland LT2 Lion 3001, and AEC Regent 3086.
Photo taken Sunday 11 May 1952, Maldon Disposal Yard
3. TF5756
Hicks 104, TF5756, a Leyland Lion LT2 with Tiger radiator.
Photo taken Wednesday 29 September 1954, Braintree Bus Park
4. FHK141
From left to right Hicks Bros Leyland TD1 1101, WH1551, TD5 1109, FHK141, TD3 1106, WH4908, and Guy Arab 1188, LPU125, all carrying ENOC numbers from the 1954 scheme.
Photo taken Monday 16 August 1954, Braintree Bus Park
5. MNO193
Former City Coach, by then Westcliff, Duple bodied Leyland TS7T LT34, DUC910, new in 1937, followed by Hicks Bros all-Leyland PD1 81, MNO193, with City fleetname.
Photo taken Wednesday 5 August 1953, High Street, Wickford
6. MNO194
Eastern National 1116, MNO194, seen at Braintree was new in 1947 and was a Leyland PD1 with a Leyland L27/26R body.
Photo taken Saturday 6 December 1958, Braintree Bus Park
7. MNO194
Eastern National 1116, MNO194, a Leyland PD1 with a Leyland L27/26R body.
Photo taken Thursday 13 September 1956, Braintree Bus Park
8. NEV609
Hicks Bros Guy Arab 84, NEV609, new c. 1948 with a Strachan L27/26R body.
Photo taken Judd Street Coach Station, London Kings Cross
9. OVW756
Eastern National 1191, OVW756, seen at Braintree was a Guy Arab III with a Strachan L27/28R which had been new in 1949 as Hicks Brothers 90.
Photo taken Saturday 6 December 1958, Braintree Bus Park
10. OVW756
Eastern National 1191, OVW756, a Guy Arab III with a Strachan L27/28R body, new in 1949 as Hicks 90.
Photo taken Monday 24 September 1956, Braintree Bus Park
11. OVW756
Hicks Bros 90, OVW756, a Guy Arab III with Strachans L55R body, new in 1949.
Photo taken Judd Street Coach Station, London Kings Cross
12. PTW623
Eastern National 222, PTW623, a Maudslay Marathon III with Duple FC33F body, new in 1950 with fleet number 4108.
Photo taken 1959/60, Strand, London
13. PTW625
Eastern National 1194, PTW625, was a Guy Arab III with a Strachan L27/28R body which had been number 4110 when new in 1950. It was one of three vehicles ordered by Hicks Brothers before the sale of their business to the British Transport Commission and was delivered in Eastern National livery with Hicks fleetnames and licensed to Hicks.
Photo taken Saturday 6 December 1958, Braintree Bus Park