Brighton, Hove & District Omnibus Co. Ltd. Bus Fleet List 1935-1968

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Fleet No.Reg. No.ChassisChassis No.BodySeating

1935

1170PM9062Tilling – Stevens TS3A4127TillingO23/20RO
6001-6006GJ2001-06AEC Regent661553/55/
56/58/57/
54
TillingH27/25RO
6007-6009GJ2007-09AEC Regent661563-64/
59
DodsonH27/25RO
6010-6011GJ2010-11AEC Regent661562/65TillingH27/25RO
6012GJ2012AEC Regent661569DodsonH27/25RO
6199GK6299AEC Regent6611514DodsonH27/25RO
6200-6224GN6200-24AEC Regent6611513/16-
17/15/
18-38
DodsonH27/25RO
6226GN6226AEC Regent6611540DodsonH27/25RO
6229GP6229AEC Regent6611667TillingH27/25RO
6231-6235GP6231-35AEC Regent6611669-73TillingH27/25RO
6237-6250GP6237-50AEC Regent6611675-88TillingH27/25RO
6251-6254GT2251-54Dennis Dart75768-71TillingB20F
6255-6300GT6255-300AEC Regent6611730/
59-97/
886-91
TillingH27/25RO
6301-6305NJ3301-05AEC Regent6612701-05TillingH30/26R
6306-6307NJ4627-28Dennis Ace200335-36ECOCB20F
6308-6310NJ4661-63AEC Regent6612926-28TillingH30/26R
6311-6316NJ5974-79Dennis Lance 2126087-92TillingH30/26R

Nos. 6001, 6003, 6006 re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to H30/26R in 1935 or 1936 (6006); rebuilt by Beadle in 1945-46.
Nos. 6002, 6004-6005, 6007-6012 re-bodied by Tilling to O30/26R in 1936; all except 6011-6012 fitted with ECW removable tops in 1942.
Nos. 6200, 6202, 6247-6248 re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to O33/26R in 1936 (6200) or 1937.
Nos. 6203-6205, 6207-6208, 6216, 6218, 6221, 6226, 6234, 6246, 6250 re-bodied by ECW to H30/26R in 1943 (6203) or 1944.
No. 6209 fitted with rebuilt Tilling H31/25R body ex-6294 in 1944.
Nos. 6211, 6215, 6235 re-bodied by Beadle to H30/26R in 1944.
No. 6213 fitted with Tilling H27/25RO body ex-6290 in 1946.
Nos. 6217, 6244 re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to O31/26R c. 1936.
No. 6245 fitted with Tilling body ex-6257 rebuilt to H30/26RO with upper deck extension over cab in 1936; re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to H30/26R in 1949.
Nos. 6256, 6259-6261, 6263, 6267, 6269, 6273, 6280, 6282, 6284-6285, 6289-6290, 6295-6297, 6300 re-bodied by ECW to H30/26R in 1943 (6259, 6263, 6269, 6273, 6295-6297) or 1944.
No. 6257 fitted with Dodson body ex-6200 rebuilt to H31/26RO with upper deck extension over cab in 1936.
Nos. 6264-6265, 6270, 6272, 6283, 6298-6299 re-bodied by Beadle to H30/26R in 1944.
No. 6271 fitted with Dodson H27/25RO body ex-6216 in 1944.
Nos. 6276-6277, 6286, 6291 re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to O30/26R (6276), O31/26R (6277) or O32/26R (6286, 6291) in 1945 (6276) or 1946.
No. 6293 rebuilt to H31/25R at an unknown date possibly c. 1943.
No. 6294 rebuilt to H31/25R in 1943 with upper deck extension over cab; fitted with Dodson H27/25RO body ex-6209 in 1944.
Nos. 6301-6302 rebuilt by Beadle in 1946.
Nos. 6303-6305, 6308-6310 rebuilt by ECW in 1945.
Nos. 6311, 6314, 6316 rebuilt by Portsmouth Aviation in 1947.
Withdrawn 1936 (1170), 1938 (6220), 1939 (6222, 6224, 6232, 6237, 6281), 1940 (6210, 6258), 1941 (6011-6012, 6199-6200, 6202, 6240, 6247-6248), 1942 (6287), 1943 (6201, 6239, 6241, 6262, 6266, 6292), 1944 (6233, 6243, 6251, 6294), 1945 (6206, 6223, 6231, 6238, 6242, 6253, 6268, 6274, 6288), 1946 (6213-6214, 6219, 6229, 6252, 6254-6255, 6271, 6306-6307), 1947 (6212, 6249, 6275, 6278-6279), 1949 (6005, 6008-6009, 6257, 6311-6316), 1950 (6002, 6004, 6006-6007, 6010, 6209, 6259, 6263, 6273, 6293, 6296-6297, 6299), 1951 (6203, 6221, 6226, 6267, 6269, 6295), 1952 (6211, 6215, 6270, 6283, 6285, 6289-6290, 6298), 1953 (6204, 6245-6246, 6256, 6260, 6264, 6280, 6282, 6284, 6300, 6304, 6310), 1954 (6001, 6003, 6205, 6207-6208, 6218, 6234-6235, 6250, 6261, 6265, 6272, 6303),, 1955 (6216, 6244, 6276-6277, 6286, 6301-6302, 6305, 6308-6309), 1956 (6291), 1957 (6217).

1936

6317UF3023Dennis 30-cwt52900ShortB19F
6318-6322NJ8718-8722Bristol GO5GGO5G64-68TillingH30/26R
6323-6327NJ9056-9060Bristol GO5GGO5G110-14TillingH30/26R

No. 6317 ex-Southdown MS (No. 523, new 1928).
No. 6325 re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to H30/26R in 1950.
Nos. 6326-6327 rebuilt by Brighton, Hove & District in 1950.
Withdrawn 1938 (6317), 1951 (6318-6320), 1952 (6321-6322, 6324), 1953 (6323, 6325-6327).

1937

6328-6330AAP828-830Bristol GO5GGO5G180-82BH&DH30/26R
6331-6333ANJ831-833Bristol GO5GGO5G183/
91-92
BH&DO30/26R
6334-6335APN656-657AEC Regent06615339-40BH&DH30/26R

Nos. 6331-6333 re-bodied by ECW to H30/26R in 1942; rebuilt to CO33/26R in 1950.
Nos. 6328-6330 rebuilt by Brighton, Hove & District in 1950.
Withdrawn 1951 (6332-6333), 1953 (6328-6331), 1955 (6334-6335).

1938

6336-6338APN207-209Bristol K5G4267-69BH&DH30/26R
6339CTA520Dennis Ace200548MumfordB20F

No. 6336 rebuilt by Brighton, Hove & District in 1945; rebuilt again in 1954; fitted with 1950 BH&D H30/26R body ex-6372 in 1955.
No. 6337 rebuilt by Brighton, Hove & District in 1945; re-bodied (probably by ECW) to H30/26R in 1945.
No. 6338 re-bodied by Brighton, Hove & District to H30/26R in 1949.
No. 6339 ex-Western National OC (No. 759, new 1937).
Withdrawn 1947 (6339), 1956 (6336-6338).

1940

6348CAP221Bristol K5G55065ECWH30/26R
6349CAP131Bristol K5G55066ECWH30/26R
6350CAP234Bristol K5G55067ECWH30/26R
6351CAP205Bristol K5G55068ECWH30/26R
6352CAP229Bristol K5G55069ECWH30/26R
6353CAP206Bristol K5G55070ECWH30/26R
6354CAP132Bristol K5G55071ECWH30/26R
6355CAP176Bristol K5G55072ECWH30/26R
6356-6357CAP211-212Bristol K5G55073-74ECWH30/26R
6358CAP230Bristol K5G55075ECWH30/26R
6359CAP237Bristol K5G55076ECWH30/26R
6360CAP187Bristol K5G55077ECWH30/26R
6361CAP207Bristol K5G55078ECWH30/26R
6362CAP231Bristol K5G55079ECWH30/26R
6363BUO790Dennis Ace200432MumfordB20F

Nos. 6348-6362 re-numbered 348-362 in 1955; Nos. 6348-6352, 6357-6361 converted to CO30/26R in 1951, 1952 (6359-6360), 1953 (6348-6350), 1954 (6352) or 1955 (6357).
No. 6363 ex-Western National OC (No. 743, new 1936).
Withdrawn 1947 (6363), 1956 (6353-6356[353-356], 6362[362]), 1960 (6349-6351[349-351], 6357-6361[357-361]), 1963 (6348[348], 6352[352]).

1943

6364-6365CNJ573-574Guy Arab IFD25846/53PickeringH30/26R

Withdrawn 1949 (6364-6365).

1944

6366-6368CNJ958-960Bristol K6AW1039-41Park RoyalH30/26R

Nos. 6366-6368 re-numbered 366-368 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1958 (6366[366], 6368[368], 1960 (6367[367]).

1945

6369-6375CPM11-17Bristol K6AW1075-77/
125-26/35-36
Park RoyalH30/26R

Nos. 6369, 6371, 6373 extensively rebuilt in 1953.
No. 6370 fitted with 1949 Brighton, Hove & District H30/26R body ex-6245 in 1953.
No. 6372 fitted with 1950 Brighton, Hove & District H30/26R body ex-6325 in 1953; replaced with 1938 H30/26R body ex-6336 in 1954.
Nos. 6374-6375 re-bodied by ECW to H32/28R in 1954.
Nos. 6369-6375 re-numbered 369-375 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1958 (6370[370], 6372[372]), 1960 (6369[369], 6371[371], 6373[373]), 1962 (6374-6375[374-375]).

1946

6376-6378CPN1-3Bristol K5GW3165-67ECWH30/26R
6379-6381CPN4-6Bristol K5G62003/04/
02
ECWH30/26R

Nos. 6376-6381 re-numbered 376-381 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1960 (6376-6381[376-381]).

1947

6382-6383CPN7-8Bristol K5G62077-78ECWH30/26R
6384-6385CPN9-10Bristol K6B62086/99ECWH30/26R

Nos. 6382-6385 re-numbered 382-385 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1960 (6382-6383[382-383]), 1963 (6384-6385[384-385]).

1948

6011-6012GJ2011-2012AEC Regent661565/67TillingO30/26R
6200GN6200AEC Regent6611513BH&DCO33/26R
6248GP6248AEC Regent6611686BH&DH30/26R
6386-6390DNJ995-999Bristol K6B64087/98-
99/182-83
ECWH30/26R
6394-6399EAP2-7Bristol K5G66162-63/
68010-11/
114-15
ECWH30/26R

Nos. 6011-6012, 6200, 6248 originally Brighton, Hove & District (same fleet nos., new 1930, 1930, 1931, 1931 respectively) withdrawn in 1941 and passing to Ministry of Transport; re-acquired in 1948 from Ministry of Supply; No. 6012 converted to CO30/26R by 1952.
Nos. 6386-6390, 6394-6399 re-numbered 386-390, 394-399 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1948 (6248), 1954 (6011-6012, 6200), 1961 (6389-6390[389-390], 6397[397], 6399[399]), 1962 (6394-6396[394-396], 6398[398]), 1963 (6386-6388[386-388]).

1949

6400-6403EAP8-11Bristol K5G68161/67
72085/84
ECWH30/26R
6404-6410EPM1-7Bristol K5G74164-66/
76006-09
ECWH30/26R

Nos. 6400-6410 re-numbered 400-410 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1962 (6400-6409[400-409]), 1964 (6410[410]).

1950

6411-6418EPM8-15Bristol K5G78093-95/
161-63/
81-82
ECWH30/26R

Nos. 6411-6418 re-numbered 411-418 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1963 (6411[411]), 1964 (6412-6418[412-418]).

1951

6419-6425FNJ101-107Bristol KS5G80185-88
82082-84
ECWH32/28R
6426FNJ108Bristol KSW5G84001ECWH32/28R
6427-6429FNJ109-111Bristol KSW6B80109-11ECWH32/28R

Nos. 6419-6429 re-numbered 419-429 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1965 (6419-6429[419-429]).

1952

6430-6433GNJ995-998Bristol KSW6B86089-91/
98
ECWH32/28R
6434-6436GNJ991-993Bristol KSW6B90004-06ECWH32/28R
6437-6439GPM500-502Bristol KSW6G92009-11ECWH32/28R
6440-6442GPM900-902Bristol KSW6G92073-74/
86
ECWH32/28R

Nos. 6430-6442 re-numbered 430-442 in 1955.
Withdrawn 1966 (6430-6435[430-435], 6438[438], 6441[441]), 1967 (6436-6437[436-437], 6439-6440[439-440]), 1968 (6442[442]).

1953

5996HGC247Bristol K6AW3013DupleH30/26R
5997-5998HGC243-244Bristol K6AW3009-10DupleH30/26R
5999HGC254Bristol K6AW3025DupleH30/26R
6443-6446GPN991-994Bristol KSW6G92100-01/
94029-30
ECWH32/28R
6447-6457HAP985-995Bristol KSW6G98052-53/
82-83/
110-12/
34/44/52-53
ECWH32/28R

Nos. 5996-5999 ex-London Transport (Nos. B22, B18-19, B29 respectively, new 1946); re-bodied by ECW to H32/28R in 1955; re-numbered 996-999 in 1955.
Nos. 6443-6457 re-numbered 443-457 in 1955.
Nos. 6450[450], 6452-6457[452-457] to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).
Withdrawn 1965 (5996-5999[996-999]), 1967 (6446[446]), 1968 (6443-6445[443-445], 6447-6449[447-449, 6451[451]).

1954

6458-6461HAP996-999Bristol KSW6G98192/
102001-03
ECWH32/28R
6462-6467JAP500-505Bristol KSW6G102028/31/
30/29/68-69
ECWH32/28R

Nos. 6458-6467 re-numbered 458-467 in 1955.
Nos. 6458-6461[458-461], 6463-6465[463-465], 6467[467] to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).
Withdrawn 1968 (6462[462], 6466[466]).

1955

480KAP554Bristol KSW6G106004ECWH32/28R
481-484KNJ556-559Bristol KSW6G106041-42/
44/53
ECWH32/28R
989-992GHT124-127Bristol K5G51096/98/
99/3001
ECWH30/26R
5994EHY581Bristol K5G45027ECWH30/26R
5995FHT112Bristol K5G45130ECWH30/26R
6468-6476JAP506-514Bristol KSW6G102136-44ECWH32/28R
6477-6479KAP551-553Bristol KSW6G106001-03ECWH32/28R

Nos. 989-992, 5994-5995 ex-Bristol Tramways (Nos. C3312-3315, C3119, C3209 respectively, new 1940, 1940, 1941, 1941, 1938, 1938 respectively); Nos. 5994-5995 re-numbered 994-995 in 1955. No. 989 converted to CO30/26R in 1956; Nos. 990-992 converted to O33/26R in 1956; No. 5994[994] converted to O33/26R in 1955; No. 5995[995] converted to CO30/26R in 1955.
Nos. 480-483 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).
Nos. 6468-6479 re-numbered 468-479 in 1955; to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).
Withdrawn 1962 (989, 5995[995]), 1964 (990-992, 5994[994]), 1968 (484).

1956

485-492LNJ485-492Bristol KSW6G106091-98ECWH32/28R

Nos. 485-492 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1957

493-500MPM493-500Bristol KS6G118038-45ECWH34/28R

Nos. 493-500 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1959

1-3OPN801-803Bristol LDS6B138298-300ECWCO33/27R
4-8OPN804-808Bristol LDS6B138293-97ECWH33/27R

Nos. 1-8 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1960

9-11RPN9-11Bristol FS6B155029-31ECWCO33/27R
12-20RPN12-20Bristol FS6B155020-28ECWH33/27R
21-22SPM21-22Bristol FS6B155087/90ECWCO33/27R
23-25SPM23-25Bristol FS6B155061-63ECWH33/27R

Nos. 9-25 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1961

26-27TPN26-27Bristol FSF6B167025-26ECWH34/26F
28-30UAP28-30Bristol FSF6B167048-50ECWH34/26F
31-35VAP31-35Bristol FSF6G179001-03/
12-13
ECWH34/26F

Nos. 26-35 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1962

36-40WNJ36-40Bristol FSF6B179075-79ECWH34/26F
41-44XPM41-44Bristol FS6G196037-40ECWCO33/27R
45XPM45Bristol FS6G196053ECWH33/27R
46-50XPM46-50Bristol FS6B196054-58ECWH33/27R

Nos. 36-50 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1963

55-574655-4657APBristol FS6G214028-30ECWH33/27R

Nos. 55-57 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1964

51-52AAP51-52BBristol FS6B214099-100ECWCO33/27R
53-54APN53-54BBristol FS6B214160-61ECWCO33/27R
58-59BPM58-59BBristol FS6G223003-04ECWH33/27RD
60-61CNJ60-61BBristol FS6G223052-53ECWH33/27RD

Nos. 51-54, 58-61 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1965

62-64DAP62-64CBristol FS6B223107-09ECWH33/27RD
65-67DPM65-67CBristol FS6G223122-24ECWH33/27RD
68-70ENJ68-70CBristol FS6B223140-42ECWH33/27RD
71-72FAP71-72CBristol FS6G228012/14ECWH33/27RD
73-75FPM73-75CBristol FLF6G229174-76ECWH38/32F

Nos. 62-75 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1966

76-77GPN76-77DBristol FLF6G231043-44ECWH38/32F
78-79HPN78-79DBristol FLF6G231145-46ECWH38/32F
80-82JPM80-82DBristol FLF6G231196-98ECWH38/32F

Nos. 76-82 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1967

83-92KPM83-92EBristol FLF6G236048/51-
52/62/69/
76-80
ECWH38/32F

Nos. 83-92 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).

1968

201-210PPM201-10GBristol RESL6G[RESL-5-]
151-54/
61-66
ECWB35D

Nos. 201-210 to Southdown MS 1/69 (retaining same fleet numbers).


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