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One of Bournemouth39s 1964 Weymannbodied Leyland Atlanteans

One of Bournemouth39s 1964 Weymannbodied Leyland Atlanteans

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1969 Double door Leyland Atlantean AN68, fleet number 507

592 - Leyland Atlantean

... a 1950 Weymann-bodied Leyland Tiger PS1/1 ordered by Midland General but diverted to Crosville as very non-standard but I expect very welcome postwar ...

... 'barbie' livery into a rather more sober NBC poppy red is former South Wales 961 (WTH 961T), a 1979 VRT3 originally fitted with a Leyland 501 engine.

Dating from the same year is more conventionally-bodied 170 (AEL 170B), a Leyland Atlantean PDR1/1 with, more typically for Bournemouth, Weymann bodywork ...

The trio of traditional BET style Leyland Leopards suited Fylde's blue and white - a welcome break from the traditional red. 31 was exhibited, appropriately ...

Warrington Corporation - Leyland Titan - EED 8 - 24

The first three BTY 151/3B - 51/3 arrived in 1964, they had H43/32F Weymann bodies, and rather suited the Tyneside livery. The style of lettering on the ...

Barton Transport - Second hand deckers - Fleet a Weymann bodied AEC Regent 5 was one of a pair purchased from 'City of Oxford' in 1970

954 CUF is one of the classic full-fronted Leyland PD3/Northern Counties combination dating from 1964. I can't comment on the carelessly-strewn bike.

Above - By 1967, Roe were bodying the rear-engined Leyland Atlantean. This is one of a batch supplied to Kingston-upon-Hull City Transport as its number 221 ...

Leyland Tiger Cub

1959 Leyland Atlantean PDR1-1 with Weymann 50 seat coach body

Parked-up was Portsmouth 236 (BBK 236B), a 1964 PDR1/1 Atlantean with Metro-Cammell body.

Lytham's final PD2 70 of 1964 contrasts with PD1 19 one of the first post war Titans from 1946 at Fairhaven Lake. The pair were posed at the end of the day, ...

1973 East Lancs bodied Leyland Atlantean 543 in special Silver Jubilee livery

1994 saw the extended 44A converted to single deckers and this high floor Tiger 13 (B43UCK) was occasionally used alongside more familiar Deltas and the ...

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Atlantean SGD 669 started life as Glasgow Corporation LA91 then returned to Leyland for use as ...

RAU 804M is another modified rear-engined bus, formerly Nottingham 555 (OTO 555M) although in this case the Leyland Atlantean AN68/1R's East Lancs double ...

Alongside was 1960 Weymann-bodied Leyland PD3/1 159 (8159 EL) which served as a mobile museum for Bournemouth Libraries. Note the traditional Bournemouth ...

One of Bournemouth's 1964 Weymann-bodied Leyland Atlanteans 179 (AEL 179B) in Gervis

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We spent a good deal of time on the A15 studying the lines of the rear of this Kingston-upon-Hull Leyland Atlantean.

Numerically, CFT 637 - 237, was Percy Mains second PDR1/1 Leyland Atlantean, but Tynemouth's first, 236 carried the Wakefields name. It was one of fourteen ...

... but a few rides round the city were provided as with former Devon General 'Sea Dog' DL932 (932 GTA), a Metro-Cammell bodied Leyland Atlantean PDR1/1, ...

1948 Brush H30-26R bodied Leyland PD2-1

Yarmouth was an early user of the rear-engine Leyland Atlantean, having four like this Weymann bodied example in 1960. No.1 looks as if it had had some ...

VFR 377 was Standerwick 35, a Leyland Atlantean PDR1/1 with Weymann bodywork, originally built to a CH34/16Ft luxury configuration that included a servery, ...

Hull Corporation Transport trolley bus

Now a reminder of National Welsh, the NBC's shotgun marriage of BET's Western Welsh and Tilling's Red & White that set out on privatisation to 'kill-off' ...

Another very welcome and familiar sight either side of the border is 'Megan', otherwise known as Western Welsh 713 (BKG 713B), a 1964 Northern ...

The Ribble Vehicle Preservation Trust had ventured south in former Ribble 1052 (UTF 732M), a 1974 Duple Dominant-bodied Leyland Leopard PSU3B/1R, ...

1954 Leyland Tiger Cubs were purchased by Thomas Bros. Nine were Weymann bodied and nine

The MH Cars bodied Fleetline is sandwiched between a pair of Atlanteans: Weymann bodied 176 (AEL176B) and Alexander bodied 252 (ULJ252J).

A couple of days later it was one of the more recent acquisitions in service.

A long way from home is one of the several Portsmouth open-top pre-war Leylands that survive in preservation. 6 (RV 6360) is a 1935 TD4 with English ...

This recovery vehicle was one of several 1938 Leyland TD5s converted by Southdown, four of which are preserved along with one unconverted version.

One ...

... 1959 Leyland Tiger Cub PSUC1-1 with Willowbrook B45F bodywork ...

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Stockport Corporation - Leyland Titan PD3 - KJA 871F - 71 / 5871

An H40/32R Weymann bodied Tin front Leyland PD3/1 of NCT, one of 10 delivered to NCT in 1957; 177 to 186 AVK. The route number is 11, but that would also be ...

The final view is one of Bristol Greyhound's former Brightom Dennis Darts. The company was denied their use of the Greyhound fleetname by First so have to ...

... superbly restored Harrington bodied example. The bodywork is a short 'Grenadier' as opposed to the earlier Cavalier. This example was delivered in 1964, ...

Leyland Atlantean PDR1/2

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Cheltenham District Albion Venturer CX19

Stratford Blue - Leyland Titan - 669 HNX - 2

1946 Guy Arab Seamer Service

280 (CJX 320C) Leyland Titan PD2/37 / Weymann H36/28F, new in 1965

Newcastle Corporation 1950. Leyland Titan PD2/1. Leyland H30/26R

There was a light mist over the display area in the morning, softening the image of Maidstone & District 3456 (EKL 456K), a short (10m) 1972 Leyland Leopard ...

Leyland National JHJ150V, fleet number BE1924, was operated in Essex by Eastern National, initially in NBC green livery. She was the last Mark I National to ...

46 (JLJ 403) is a 1949 Leyland Tiger PS2/3 with characterful Burlingham full-fronted coachwork.

Calderdale JOC - Leyland Leopard - NHE 10F - 360

The three main surface routes into the old city operated an elongated loop en route to their Melkmarkt terminus from where 2102 on the 11 emerges from Sint ...

In the Sixties Maidstone & District took a large number of MCW bodied Leyland Atlanteans before turning to the Daimler Fleetline in 1963 numbered DL43-56 ...

Cheltenham & District - AEC Regent I - DG 9819 - 2

... 1955 Leyland Atlantean and was a PDR1 model with Metro Cammell H37-24RD bodywork ...

Tynemouth and District - AEC Regent III - FT 6564 - 164

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1950 Whitson bodied Leyland Tiger PS2-3 FNV 557

Midland General Omnibus - Bristol TRB577F at Maid Marion Way, Nottingham

Here's a coloured photo of an early 1930's Thornycorft Daring in Southampton Blue with blue roof. At some period, the blue roof was dropped.

Special Holland Coach, Leyland-Verheul bus 5563 van de VAD in de kleuren van

Here pictured in April 1970, again on training duties, is one of the later batch of Leyland H30/26R bodied PD2/3s, GKU 61, delivered in 1950.

... 1949 Leyland Comet with Harrington bodywork ...

1947 Leyland Tiger Coach

Southdown - Leyland Tiger - AUF 851 - 51 (551 from 1937)

North Western - Leyland Titan PD2 - KDB 666 - 666

bradford buses history Weymann-bodied AEC Regent II

... 1970-albion-leyland-clydsdale-tractor-engine-6070cc-registered- ...

With the TD2 sold out already, I recommend anyone wanting this one to pre-order.

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Leyland Comet MRL 910 is also seen dumped at Pensilva, circa 1983. Finally VRL 918 is a Bedford SB, seen at Polperro, and another of the vehicles taken over ...

Leicester City Transport - Leyland Titan - CRY 50D - 50

Phil, I knew I had a photo of one somewhere, it would have been taken from about the same place as the one of the Guy, but facing to the right.

The rather more attractive SWT coach livery is carried gracefully by 1032 (NCY 626), another Weymann-bodied AEC but this time a Fanfare coach body on 1956 ...

London Transport - AEC Regent III RT - KLB 593 - RT 1344

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Rochdale Corporation AEC Swift

I have been having another look through a box of pictures and came across this one. It is of similar coach DCN 831, again in a state of disrepair, ...

Morecambe & Heysham Leyland Titan PD2

Rochdale Corporation Welfare Dept – AEC Regal III – BCP 543 – 900

... Uaz-452-1 ...

... Corgi Routemaster and Dinky Atlantean buses. Sadly the earlier British-made friction-drive buses seemed keener on promoting Players Please and Woodbines ...

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... 1964 steyr hocke ...

Halifax Corporation - Leyland Titan PD2 - KWX 19 - 356

... 1905 Rover 6 hp open 2-seater single-cylinder 780 cc ...

Harper Brothers of Heath Hayes, the well-known independent operator with services from Cannock and Lichfield to Birmingham, ran two Leyland Royal Tiger ...

1925 Mercedes Benz 1 CN Daimler Benz AG

JTE546 1948 AEC Regent III Morecambe & Heysham Corporation 7.7 ltr AEC engine, constant mesh gearbox

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