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21250 South Suburban Omnibus Co (10)
Leyland Lion LT5A / Bolton
Perth Hay St
circa 1939

Leyland Lion LT5A
Body:  Bolton 12/34 B32F
Engine:  Leyland 4cyl petrol
   converted to     Gardner 5LW 5cyl 7ℓ 94hp diesel
Gearbox:  4sp constant mesh
   converted to     4sp constant mesh
Last updated:  9 July 2020
  DATE       REGO    No   FLEET
w/e30 Dec 193421250(10)South Suburban Omnibus Co
Sep 193931950(50)Metropolitan Omnibus Co
1 Dec 194831950(50)Metro Buses
by1 Dec 195145650(50)Metro Buses
27 Aug 1958King (R) (Boyup Brook)

Recorded as being new in 09.1939, but this is the absorption date into Metro; The Sunday Times shows that it was first registered 21250 w/e 31 Dec 1934 - therefore probably LT5A model, not LT7.
   Sunday Times
Re-engined Gardner 5LW
De-registered prior to MTT takeover
Sold 4 days prior to MTT takeover
Not operated by the MTT

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