TQ9086 : Preserved Bus at Southchurch Boulevard

taken 45 years ago, near to Southchurch, Southend-on-Sea, Great Britain

Preserved Bus at Southchurch Boulevard
Preserved Bus at Southchurch Boulevard
Taken in April 1973, this bus was on a tour of the former trolleybus system in Southend-on-Sea which closed on the 28th October 1954. It is shown at the West end of Southchurch Boulevard which was served by trolleybus route 63A/B which went via Southchurch Road, Hamstel Road and North Avenue. The vehicle shown is 55 (EHO 228) a 1942 Guy Arab II with Reading 56-seater bodywork built in 1955 and used to operate with Provincial (Gosport & Fareham Omnibus Co.Ltd).
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Date Taken
Sunday, 15 April, 1973   (more nearby)
Thursday, 5 July, 2012
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9001 8611 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:32.5138N 0:44.3201E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 9002 8611
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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