Brighton, Hove & District Omnibus Co. Ltd.

Bus Fleet List
1935-1968


Fleet No.

Reg. No.

Chassis

Chassis No.

Body

Seating

1935

1170

PM9062

Tilling - Stevens TS3A

4127

Tilling

O23/20RO

6001-6006

GJ2001-06

AEC Regent

661553/55/
56/58/57/
54

Tilling

H27/25RO

6007-6009

GJ2007-09

AEC Regent

661563-64/
59

Dodson

H27/25RO

6010-6011

GJ2010-11

AEC Regent

661562/65

Tilling

H27/25RO

6012

GJ2012

AEC Regent

661569

Dodson

H27/25RO

6199

GK6299

AEC Regent

6611514

Dodson

H27/25RO

6200-6224

GN6200-24

AEC Regent

6611513/16-
17/15/
18-38

Dodson

H27/25RO

6226

GN6226

AEC Regent

6611540

Dodson

H27/25RO

6229

GP6229

AEC Regent

6611667

Tilling

H27/25RO

6231-6235

GP6231-35

AEC Regent

6611669-73

Tilling

H27/25RO

6237-6250

GP6237-50

AEC Regent

6611675-88

Tilling

H27/25RO

6251-6254

GT2251-54

Dennis Dart

75768-71

Tilling

B20F

6255-6300

GT6255-300

AEC Regent

6611730/
59-97/
886-91

Tilling

H27/25RO

6301-6305

NJ3301-05

AEC Regent

6612701-05

Tilling

H30/26R

6306-6307

NJ4627-28

Dennis Ace

200335-36

ECOC

B20F

6308-6310

NJ4661-63

AEC Regent

6612926-28

Tilling

H30/26R

6311-6316

NJ5974-79

Dennis Lance 2

126087-92

Tilling

H30/26R

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

6317

UF3023

Dennis 30-cwt

52900

Short

B19F

6318-6322

NJ8718-8722

Bristol GO5G

GO5G64-68

Tilling

H30/26R

6323-6327

NJ9056-9060

Bristol GO5G

GO5G110-14

Tilling

H30/26R

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

6328-6330

AAP828-830

Bristol GO5G

GO5G180-82

BH&D

H30/26R

6331-6333

ANJ831-833

Bristol GO5G

GO5G183/
91-92

BH&D

O30/26R

6334-6335

APN656-657

AEC Regent

06615339-40

BH&D

H30/26R

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

6336-6338

APN207-209

Bristol K5G

4267-69

BH&D

H30/26R

6339

CTA520

Dennis Ace

200548

Mumford

B20F

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

6348

CAP221

Bristol K5G

55065

ECW

H30/26R

6349

CAP131

Bristol K5G

55066

ECW

H30/26R

6350

CAP234

Bristol K5G

55067

ECW

H30/26R

6351

CAP205

Bristol K5G

55068

ECW

H30/26R

6352

CAP229

Bristol K5G

55069

ECW

H30/26R

6353

CAP206

Bristol K5G

55070

ECW

H30/26R

6354

CAP132

Bristol K5G

55071

ECW

H30/26R

6355

CAP176

Bristol K5G

55072

ECW

H30/26R

6356-6357

CAP211-212

Bristol K5G

55073-74

ECW

H30/26R

6358

CAP230

Bristol K5G

55075

ECW

H30/26R

6359

CAP237

Bristol K5G

55076

ECW

H30/26R

6360

CAP187

Bristol K5G

55077

ECW

H30/26R

6361

CAP207

Bristol K5G

55078

ECW

H30/26R

6362

CAP231

Bristol K5G

55079

ECW

H30/26R

6363

BUO790

Dennis Ace

200432

Mumford

B20F

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

6364-6365

CNJ573-574

Guy Arab I

FD25846/53

Pickering

H30/26R

Withdrawn 1949 (6364-6365).

1944

6366-6368

CNJ958-960

Bristol K6A

W1039-41

Park Royal

H30/26R

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

1945

6369-6375

CPM11-17

Bristol K6A

W1075-77/
125-26/35-36

Park Royal

H30/26R

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

6376-6378

CPN1-3

Bristol K5G

W3165-67

ECW

H30/26R

6379-6381

CPN4-6

Bristol K5G

62003/04/
02

ECW

H30/26R

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

1947

6382-6383

CPN7-8

Bristol K5G

62077-78

ECW

H30/26R

6384-6385

CPN9-10

Bristol K6B

62086/99

ECW

H30/26R

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

1948

6011-6012

GJ2011-2012

AEC Regent

661565/67

Tilling

O30/26R

6200

GN6200

AEC Regent

6611513

BH&D

CO33/26R

6248

GP6248

AEC Regent

6611686

BH&D

H30/26R

6386-6390

DNJ995-999

Bristol K6B

64087/98-
99/182-83

ECW

H30/26R

6394-6399

EAP2-7

Bristol K5G

66162-63/
68010-11/
114-15

ECW

H30/26R

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

6400-6403

EAP8-11

Bristol K5G

68161/67
72085/84

ECW

H30/26R

6404-6410

EPM1-7

Bristol K5G

74164-66/
76006-09

ECW

H30/26R

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

1950

6411-6418

EPM8-15

Bristol K5G

78093-95/
161-63/
81-82

ECW

H30/26R

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

1951

6419-6425

FNJ101-107

Bristol KS5G

80185-88
82082-84

ECW

H32/28R

6426

FNJ108

Bristol KSW5G

84001

ECW

H32/28R

6427-6429

FNJ109-111

Bristol KSW6B

80109-11

ECW

H32/28R

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

1952

6430-6433

GNJ995-998

Bristol KSW6B

86089-91/
98

ECW

H32/28R

6434-6436

GNJ991-993

Bristol KSW6B

90004-06

ECW

H32/28R

6437-6439

GPM500-502

Bristol KSW6G

92009-11

ECW

H32/28R

6440-6442

GPM900-902

Bristol KSW6G

92073-74/
86

ECW

H32/28R

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

5996

HGC247

Bristol K6A

W3013

Duple

H30/26R

5997-5998

HGC243-244

Bristol K6A

W3009-10

Duple

H30/26R

5999

HGC254

Bristol K6A

W3025

Duple

H30/26R

6443-6446

GPN991-994

Bristol KSW6G

92100-01/
94029-30

ECW

H32/28R

6447-6457

HAP985-995

Bristol KSW6G

98052-53/
82-83/
110-12/
34/44/52-53

ECW

H32/28R

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

6458-6461

HAP996-999

Bristol KSW6G

98192/
102001-03

ECW

H32/28R

6462-6467

JAP500-505

Bristol KSW6G

102028/31/
30/29/68-69

ECW

H32/28R

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

480

KAP554

Bristol KSW6G

106004

ECW

H32/28R

481-484

KNJ556-559

Bristol KSW6G

106041-42/
44/53

ECW

H32/28R

989-992

GHT124-127

Bristol K5G

51096/98/
99/3001

ECW

H30/26R

5994

EHY581

Bristol K5G

45027

ECW

H30/26R

5995

FHT112

Bristol K5G

45130

ECW

H30/26R

6468-6476

JAP506-514

Bristol KSW6G

102136-44

ECW

H32/28R

6477-6479

KAP551-553

Bristol KSW6G

106001-03

ECW

H32/28R

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

485-492

LNJ485-492

Bristol KSW6G

106091-98

ECW

H32/28R

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

1957

493-500

MPM493-500

Bristol KS6G

118038-45

ECW

H34/28R

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

1959

1-3

OPN801-803

Bristol LDS6B

138298-300

ECW

CO33/27R

4-8

OPN804-808

Bristol LDS6B

138293-97

ECW

H33/27R

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

1960

9-11

RPN9-11

Bristol FS6B

155029-31

ECW

CO33/27R

12-20

RPN12-20

Bristol FS6B

155020-28

ECW

H33/27R

21-22

SPM21-22

Bristol FS6B

155087/90

ECW

CO33/27R

23-25

SPM23-25

Bristol FS6B

155061-63

ECW

H33/27R

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

1961

26-27

TPN26-27

Bristol FSF6B

167025-26

ECW

H34/26F

28-30

UAP28-30

Bristol FSF6B

167048-50

ECW

H34/26F

31-35

VAP31-35

Bristol FSF6G

179001-03/
12-13

ECW

H34/26F

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

1962

36-40

WNJ36-40

Bristol FSF6B

179075-79

ECW

H34/26F

41-44

XPM41-44

Bristol FS6G

196037-40

ECW

CO33/27R

45

XPM45

Bristol FS6G

196053

ECW

H33/27R

46-50

XPM46-50

Bristol FS6B

196054-58

ECW

H33/27R

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

1963

55-57

4655-4657AP

Bristol FS6G

214028-30

ECW

H33/27R

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

1964

51-52

AAP51-52B

Bristol FS6B

214099-100

ECW

CO33/27R

53-54

APN53-54B

Bristol FS6B

214160-61

ECW

CO33/27R

58-59

BPM58-59B

Bristol FS6G

223003-04

ECW

H33/27RD

60-61

CNJ60-61B

Bristol FS6G

223052-53

ECW

H33/27RD

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

1965

62-64

DAP62-64C

Bristol FS6B

223107-09

ECW

H33/27RD

65-67

DPM65-67C

Bristol FS6G

223122-24

ECW

H33/27RD

68-70

ENJ68-70C

Bristol FS6B

223140-42

ECW

H33/27RD

71-72

FAP71-72C

Bristol FS6G

228012/14

ECW

H33/27RD

73-75

FPM73-75C

Bristol FLF6G

229174-76

ECW

H38/32F

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

1966

76-77

GPN76-77D

Bristol FLF6G

231043-44

ECW

H38/32F

78-79

HPN78-79D

Bristol FLF6G

231145-46

ECW

H38/32F

80-82

JPM80-82D

Bristol FLF6G

231196-98

ECW

H38/32F

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

1967

83-92

KPM83-92E

Bristol FLF6G

236048/51-
52/62/69/
76-80

ECW

H38/32F

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

1968

201-210

PPM201-10G

Bristol RESL6G

[RESL-5-]
151-54/
61-66

ECW

B35D

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


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