SCT '61 Photo Index
Safeguard, Guildford
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1. EDL445
Safeguard acquired EDL445 in January 1951 from Moss. Sandown to whom it had been new in 1947. The Duple Vista C29F bodied Bedford OB is seen in Onslow Street Bus Station in Guildford.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford
2. FAW532
Acquired by Safeguard, Guildford in November 1952, FAW532 had been new in 1949 to Salopia Saloon Coaches, Whitchurch. The Duple C29F bodied Bedford OB is seen in Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford operating to that well known place 'Relief'.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford
3. GDW981
Safeguard, Guildford acquired Bedford SB GDW981, which had a Duple Vega C33F body, from Alpha, Brighton in April 1954, it having been new to Diaper, Newport in 1951. It is seen at Onslow Street Bus Station in Guildford and, after withdrawal, it passed to Fullbrook, Yateley in April 1959.
Photo taken Saturday 4 October 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford
4. UPK615
In 1954 Safeguard bought two Duple Midland B39F bodied Bedfords. UPK615 was an SB new in June 1954 and seen in Guildford (Farnham Road) Bus Station whilst the second was an SBG delivered four months later.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Farnham Road Bus Station, Guildford
5. VPJ750
VPJ750, a Bedford SBO with a Nudd Bros & Lockyer B39F body to Duple design had been new to Safeguard, Guildford in October 1954 and was acquired by Blue Bus, Slough in February 1961. It was seen in Windsor on a service to Eton College and Eton Wick.
Photo taken Saturday 23 June 1962, St Alban's Street, Windsor
6. VPJ750
Seen at Onslow Street Bus Station in Guildford is VPJ750, a Bedford SBG with Duple Midland B39F body new to Safeguard in 1954.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford
7. MHO627
Safeguard, Guildford MHO627 was a Duple bodied Bedford SB and is seen at Ascot.
Photo taken Saturday 19 July 1958, Ascot
8. 200APB
Safeguard, Guildford on 200APB
Photo taken Thursday 7 August 2014
9. 200APB
At the open day to celebrate Safeguard's 90th Anniversary, the company preserved Burlingham B44F bodied A.E.C. Reliance 200APB new in 1956 was on display at the garage alongside a later privately preserved vehicle from the fleet, Leyland PSU3C/4R Leopard OPC26R, which has a Duple Dominant B53F body.
Photo taken Friday 28 March 2014, Commercial Road Bus Station, Guildford
10. 200APB
Safeguard 200APB, seen in Farnham Road Bus Station, Guildford was an A.E.C. MU3RV Reliance with a Burlingham B44F body.
Photo taken Sunday 22 July 1962, Farnham Road Bus Station, Guildford
11. 200APB
Burlingham bodied AEC Reliance 200APB, new to Safeguard Coaches, Guildford in 1956.
Photo taken Sunday 18 July 2004, Alton
12. 200APB
Two AEC MU3RV Reliances with Burlingham B44F bodies were delivered to Safeguard in 1956 and the first one, 200APB, is seen here at Onslow Street Bus Station in Guildford.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford
13. 200BPG
Two AEC MU3RV Reliances with Burlingham B44F bodies were delivered to Safeguard in 1956 and the second one, 200BPG, is seen here at Onslow Street Bus Station in Guildford.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford
14. 197DPK
The last of three Burlingham bodied AEC MU3RV Reliances for Safeguard, 197DPK was delivered in 1957 with a B45F body and is seen here at Onslow Street Bus Station in Guildford.
Photo taken Saturday 14 June 1958, Onslow Street Bus Station, Guildford