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21704 Scarborough Bus Service (4) + `Majestic`
White WA20 / SBS-Bolton
circa 1950

White WA20
Body:  SBS-Bolton 11/44 prime mover
Engine:  White WA22 6cyl petrol
Gearbox:  4sp constant mesh
Last updated:  3 October 2014
DATE       REGO    No   FLEET
Nov 194421704(4)Scarborough Bus Service
45204(4)Scarborough Bus Service
29 Apr 1962(50)MTT
18 Jan 1965Soltoggio Bros (Kardinya) (dealers & wreckers)

Prime mover converted from LHD normal-control to RHD forward-control by SBS to maximise trailer length (max length permitted by Transport Board was 45 feet)
After re-fueling at SBS depot enroute to Scarborough, collided almost head-on with Foden DG prime mover (10) at Doubleview and shortly afterwards burst into flames
19 Feb 1951   
Semi-trailer `Majestic` destroyed, Foden prime mover also destroyed, its driver killed and 21 passengers injured
White tractor re-built and returned to service
Photographed at the Redcliffe Depot graveyard coupled to semi-trailer `Mammoth`
circaJan 1964   
Withdrawn (officially, though evidently parked-up well before)
18 Jan 1965   

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