John Boylett Memorial Collection Part 1
Southend open topper 247, FOP340, a Daimler CWA6, new to Birmingham as a CWG5 in 1943, bought by Southend in 1955 and converted to open top the following year.
247 is seen here in its original open top form before a wind shield was added upstairs, about to be passed by Southend PD2 299, MHJ921, working the normal seafront route.
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Photo taken by the late John Boylett, courtesy of John Kaye, Friday 29 August 1958, Kursaal, Southend
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