SE1933 : A Leeds bus near Thornbury Depot

taken 49 years ago, 3 km from Farsley, Leeds, Great Britain

A Leeds bus near Thornbury Depot
A Leeds bus near Thornbury Depot
Taken on a dull day in October 1969, this photo shows a 1966 Daimler Fleetline with Roe 70-seater operated by Leeds City Transport in Leeds Road, Thornbury on route 78 from Leeds (Park Place) to Bradford (Chester Street Bus Station) via Pudsey. This route was previously operated by Samuel Ledgard buses until the 14th October 1967 when Bradford City Transport and LCT took over its operation. First Bus now operate this X11 route on weekdays only. Trolleybus overhead wiring can be seen in this photo and it was used until the closure of Bradford's trolleybus system on Sunday 26th March 1972.
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Date Taken
12 October 1969   (more nearby)
Monday, 6 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1918 3366 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:47.9337N 1:42.6173W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1917 3364
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Leeds City Transport  Daimler Fleetline  Roe  Trolleybus Wiring 

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