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21211 Metropolitan Omnibus Co (11)
Leyland Lion LT7c / Leyland
circa December 1936

Leyland Lion LT7c
Chassis No:  10668?
Body:  Leyland 02/36 B32F
Engine:  Leyland 4cyl 5.7ℓ 65hp diesel
   converted to     Leyland E166/1 6cyl 8.6ℓ diesel
Gearbox:  Lysholm-Smith semi-automatic torque-converter
   converted to     4sp constant mesh
Last updated:  3 October 2014
DATE       REGO    No   FLEET
12 Dec 193621211(11)Metropolitan Omnibus Co
31911(11)Metropolitan Omnibus Co
1 Dec 194831911(11)Metro Buses
by 1 Dec 195145611(11)Metro Buses
1958UANxxx?(11)Metro Buses
31 Aug 1958UANxxx?(11)MTT
4 Nov 1959Jones (F E) (Pinjarra)

Imported Leyland all-steel body
Nicknamed `Queen Mary`
Originally fitted with Lysholm-Smith torque-converter
Re-engined by Metro to Leyland 6cyl diesel (engine model no recorded as E166/1, however it may have been E102 model)
Converted to 4sp constant mesh gearbox (possibly when re-engined)
1 Dec 1956   
Returned to service prior to MTT takeover
28 Aug 1959   

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