SCT '61 Photo Index
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Tetley Tea Co., Eaglescliffe Industrial Estate, NAE45, a Bristol KS6B built in 1950 with ECW H32/28R bodywork.
Photo taken October 1969, High Street, Yarm
(added 11 December 2016)
Lough Swilly 172, 1219TZ, a Bedford VAM14 built in 1967 with Duple Midland DP45F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1979, Letterkenny
(added 11 December 2016)
Lough Swilly 169, 7425CZ, a Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1/12 built in 1962 with UTA bodywork (originally DP41F but clearly with bus seats when photographed).
Photo taken July 1979, Letterkenny Depot
(added 11 December 2016)
Seen here at the Ringwood Rally in a nearside shot is Shaftesbury & District RME1, KGJ603D, the R2RH/2 Routemaster which had been new in November 1966 as British European Airways 8210 with a Park Royal H32/24F body.
Photo taken Ringwood
(added 11 December 2016)
Wolverhampton 715, NJW715E, a Daimler SRC6 with Strachans B54D body new in 1967.
Photo taken Summer 1967, A41 Tettenhall terminus
(added 11 December 2016)
Newcastle Corporation 165, 165AVK, an AEC Regent V with Park Royal L30/28R body, new in 1957.
Photo taken Oct/Nov 1960, Coast Road/Hollywell Road, Billy Mill
(added 11 December 2016)

Jersey Motor Transport 90, J7669, was an Albion FT39AN with a Reading B35F body new in March 1952 which is seen in the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
A rear view of Jersey Motor Transport 49, J5660, a Leyland PS1/1 new in May 1951 with a Reading B33F body seen in St. Helier.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
Jersey Motor Transport 653, J34653, a Bedford VAS1 with a Pennine B30F body, seen passing the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier, was new in April 1965 and was the third of four new that year.
Photo taken Thursday 24 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
Pennine B30F bodywork was fitted to two Jersey Motor Transport Bedford VAS1 buses in 1967 with the first one 675, J36675, new in March, seen passing the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
In 1968 Jersey Motor Transport put into service three Seddon Pennine 4s with Pennine B32F bodies and the last one 683, J1683, new in April 1968, is seen passing the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier. The three were 681-683 registered J1681, J7682 and J1683
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
Seen passing the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier is Jersey Motor Transport 671, J36671, an Albion VK41L Viking with a Pennine B41F new in June 1967, the first of four delivered that year.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
Seen in St. Helier is Jersey Motor Transport 35, J43159, a Ford R192 with a Plaxton Derwent II B48F body which had been new to Trimdon Motor Services as WPT795F and which was transferred in June 1971.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Esplanade, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
A rear view of Jersey Motor Transport 42, J30483, Ford R192 Willowbrook B44F and 38, J4556, Ford R192 Plaxton Derwent II B48F clearly showing the difference in width, the 8' 0" wide one requiring front and rear marker boards.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
Jersey Motor Transport 34, J29686, was a Bedford SB5 with a Duple Vega 31 C39F body, the last of five new in May 1971, and was seen passing the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 10 December 2016)
Seen at St. Aubins, Jersey Motor Transport 45, J30480, a Ford R192 with a Willowbrook B44F body, had been new in February 1973.
Photo taken Friday 25 May 1973, St. Aubins
(added 10 December 2016)

Manchester took delivery of their last Titan in 1964. These were Leyland Titan PD2/37 with MCW bodywork with Manchester's very upright front profile. They were also fitted with a form of Cave-Brown-Cave heating hence the grills either side of the indicator. 3706, 3706VM, has appeared on SCT61 before wearing the garb of GMT.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Manchester Museum of Transport
(added 9 December 2016)
Two 1960s deckers each in their way icons of their type. Nearest the camera is Stockport 34, FDB334C, a 1965 example of their standard bus at the time, the Leyland Titan PD2/40 with East Lancs bodywork.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Museum of Transport Manchester
(added 9 December 2016)
Stockport stuck doggedly to the Leyland Titan for new deliveries until the end of its separate existence in 1969 although the last deliveries were 30 foot long PD3s some of which had front entances. Seen working the free shuttle between the Museum of Transport and the city centre in Manchester is former Stockport 71, KJA871F, a 1968 Leyland Titan PD3/14 with East Lancs body.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Boyle Street, Manchester
(added 9 December 2016)
Jersey 25 arriving on suspended tow for static display at Lakeside, a 1932 all-Leyland Titan TD2 now with Ensignbus and under restoration. Originally J6332, but here registered 6332J.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Lakeside Bus Station, Thurrock
(added 9 December 2016)
A rear view of JMT No.25, a 1932 all-Leyland Titan TD2 now with Ensignbus and under restoration. Originally J6332, but here registered 6332J.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Lakeside Bus Station, Thurrock
(added 9 December 2016)
An interior view of the lower deck of JMT No.25, a 1932 all-Leyland Titan TD2 now with Ensignbus and under restoration. Originally J6332, but here registered 6332J. On display at Lakeside Bus Station during the 2016 Ensignbus running day. The upper deck seemed still to be a work in progress.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Lakeside Bus Station, Thurrock
(added 9 December 2016)
A front view of JMT No.25, a 1932 all-Leyland Titan TD2 now with Ensignbus and under restoration. Originally J6332, but here registered 6332J.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Lakeside Bus Station, Thurrock
(added 9 December 2016)
A rear view of LT RF319, MLL956, now with the Ensignbus vintage fleet. Here coming out of service at Upminster Station after arrival from Ongar during the 2016 running day.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Upminster Station Car Park
(added 9 December 2016)
FFN451, an East Kent Leyland Royal Tiger PSU1/15 with Park Royal C37C body. Now part of the Ensignbus Vintage Fleet and in action during their 2016 running day on the X21 to Ongar.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Station Approach, Upminster Station
(added 9 December 2016)
This neat little Bedford EYE599 was on display at Lakeside Bus Station during the 2016 Ensignbus running day.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Lakeside Bus Station, Thurrock
(added 9 December 2016)
Second view of EYE599, a Duple bodied Bedford, new in 1938.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Lakeside Bus Station, Thurrock
(added 9 December 2016)
Preserved Eastern National 331, 7017HK, a Bristol MW/ECW C39F, seen approaching Upminster Station at the end of its run from Ongar during the Ensignbus 2016 running day.
Photo taken Saturday 3 December 2016, Hall Lane, Upminster
(added 9 December 2016)
GKV94 is Coventry 94, a Daimler CVA6 with Metro-Cammell H31/29R body and was the first post-war bus type delivered to Coventry Corporation and dates from 1950.
Photo taken December 2016, Quantock Heritage site, Somerset
(added 9 December 2016)

Leicester 130, TRY130H, was a Bristol RELL6L with ECW B47D new in March 1970, fifteenth of a batch of twenty seen in a remarkably traffic-free city centre - even for a Sunday.
Photo taken Sunday 16 May 1971, Charles Street, Leicester
(added 6 December 2016)
Record shot of Leicester 213, VJF213, a AEC Bridgemaster B3RA Park Royal H41/31R new in October 1959 during its Sunday rest with a newer companion and older Daimler CSG6-30.
Photo taken Sunday 16 May 1971, Abbey Park Road Depot, Leicester
(added 6 December 2016)
North Western RC 269, KJA269F, a Leyland Leopard PSU3/4R built in 1967 with Alexander Y C49F bodywork.
Photo taken March 1969, Four in Hand Cafe, Newcastle under Lyme
(added 6 December 2016)
Seen at the North Weald Rally is 932BCE which was an A.E.C 2U3RA Reliance with a Plaxton Highway DP47F body new in June 1962 to Mansfield, Burling & Welsh (Burwell & District), Burwell.
Photo taken North Weald
(added 6 December 2016)

Post Office DSG804L, a Commer built ca 1973/4 probably somewhere in the Scottish Highlands when photographed by my father.
Photo taken August 1974, Bridgend, Islay
(added 4 December 2016)
Midland Red class D11 5276, 5276HA, a Daimler Fleetline CRG6LX built in 1963 with Alexander A H44/33F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1974, Leamington Spa Bus Station
(added 4 December 2016)
Midland Red class S23 5918, RHA918G, a BMMO S23 built in 1968 with BMMO B51F bodywork.
Photo taken September 1974, Lichfield Bus Station
(added 4 December 2016)
I'm sure we can easily manage 41 SCT61 time travellers to pay 55p (40p for children) for this afternoon excursion from Leicester to Twycross Zoo. Barton 1117, VNL588, was a Bedford SB5 with Duple Super Vega C41F new to Hollings, Wallsend in February 1962 and stands beside an unknown heavyweight companion, with one or other taking a cheaper unspecified tour instead.
Photo taken Sunday 16 May 1971, Humberstone Gate, Leicester
(added 4 December 2016)
We Northeasterners can home it on an exile miles away, even if it means ignoring the charms of a sunny Harrington coach adjacent. ANL806B was a AEC Reliance 2MU3RA with Plaxton Panorama C41F new in February 1964 as Armstrong, Westerhope 136, the first of three.
Photo taken Sunday 16 May 1971, Humberstone Gate, Leicester
(added 4 December 2016)
Newcastle 177, 177AVK, a Leyland PD3/1 with Weymann H40/32R body new in 1957.
Photo taken Oct/Nov 1960, Coast Road/Hollywell Road, Billy Mill
(added 4 December 2016)
Former Tynemouth 146, FT6146, an AEC Regent II with Weymann H30-26R body new in 1948 with William B Kerr, North Shields
Photo taken Oct/Nov 1960
(added 4 December 2016)
Tynemouth 217, FT9917, an AEC Reliance with Willowbrook DP43F body new in 1957.
Photo taken November 1961, Coast Road/Falstaff Avenue, Billy Mill
(added 4 December 2016)
Tynemouth 184, FT7384, a Guy Arab III with Weymann H30/26R body new in 1952.
Photo taken 1962, Northumberland Square, North Shields
(added 4 December 2016)

Two for the price of one! L.C.B.S. RF299, NLE518, and London Transport RT4353, also NLE518, seen at Grays Garage. RT4353 was registered NLP518 but emerged after repaint at Aldenham carrying the wrong registration details.
Photo taken January 1970, Grays Garage
(added 2 December 2016)
This is the rare Birmingham City Transport 2222, JOJ222, a Leyland Titan PD2/1 with Park Royal H29/25R body dating from 1950.
Photo taken Sunday 27 November 2016, private site near Coventry
(added 2 December 2016)

With Gorey Castle in the background, Jersey Motor Transport 622, J28622, new in June 1962, the second of five Leyland PSUC1/11 Tiger Cubs with Massey B45F bodies delivered that year, waits to return to St. Helier.
Photo taken Friday 25 May 1973, Gorey
(added 1 December 2016)
Jersey Motor Transport 611, J26611, was a Leyland PSUC1/5 Tiger Cub with a Massey B40F body seen passing the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 1 December 2016)
With the Weighbridge Bus Station in St. Helier in the background, Jersey Motor Transport 624, J28624, was a Leyland PSUC1/11 Tiger Cub new in June 1962 with a Massey B45F body and was the penultimate of five delivered that year.
Photo taken Wednesday 23 May 1973, Weighbridge Bus Station, St. Helier
(added 1 December 2016)
Seen at Bouley is Jersey Motor Transport 40, J1411, which was an Albion FT39KAN with a Reading B35F body which had been new in March 1958
Photo taken Friday 25 May 1973, Bouley
(added 1 December 2016)

Jersey Motor Transport 49, J5660 was a May 1951 Leyland Tiger PS1/1 with Reading B34F body whose life was extended by OMO/OPO use.
Photo taken Saturday 15 May 1971, St Aubin
(added 30 November 2016)
Jersey Motor Transport 40, J1411 was a 1958 Albion Victor FT39KAN with Reading FB35F body so my slide tells me, the bus isn't on BusView or Bus Lists on the Web.
Photo taken Saturday 22 May 1971, La Corbière terminus
(added 30 November 2016)

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