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Walsall 817, RDH507, seen outside the offices of Roe at Manston Lane, Crossgates, was one of ten delivered in 1953. It was a Leyland PD2/12 with a Roe FH33/23R body on a Park Royal frame.
The reduced seating capacity was due to there being provision for extra luggage accommodation. In addition to the normal ventilation, there was a forced air system, as evidenced by the four grilles below the destination display.

Photo taken by Official photograph, from John Kaye collection, 1953, Roe Works, Manston Lane, Crossgates

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