Southend Corporation Transport

Trolleybus Fleet List
1925-1954


Fleet No.

Reg. No.

Chassis

Chassis No.

Body

Seating

1927

1

HJ5065

Railless

-

Short

B29C

2

HJ5389

Railless

-

Short

B29C

Nos. 1-2 had been on hire since 1925; re-numbered 101-102 in 1927.
Withdrawn 1933 (1-2[101-102]).

1928

103

NW9583

AEC 603T

U78

Strachan & Brown

B30F

No. 3 ex-ADC demonstrator (new 1925).
Withdrawn 1937 (103).

1929

104

HJ7363

Garrett OS

387

Garrett

H27/28RO

105-109

HJ8925-8929

Garrett OS

414-18

Garrett

H32/28R

No. 104 ex-Garrett demonstrator (new 1927).
Withdrawn 1939 (104-109).

1930

110-111

JN60-61

English Electric

-

English Electric

H33/26D

Nos. 110-111 rebuilt to H30/26R in 1937.
Withdrawn 1939 (110-111).

1932

112-115

JN2112-2115

AEC 661T

661T003-06

English Electric

L24/24R

116

JN2086

AEC 663T

663T001

English Electric

H31/24D

Nos. 112-115 had dummy radiators; Nos. 113-114 rebuilt without them in 1948.
No. 116 ex-AEC demonstrator (new 1930); originally with half-cab bodywork, dummy radiator and twin staircases, it was later rebuilt to full front, the forward staircase removed and the front entrance removed.
Withdrawn 1950 (112, 115-116), 1954 (113-114).

1933

117-121

JN2817-2821

AEC 661T

661T008-12

English Electric

L24/24R

Nos. 117-121 had dummy radiators fitted; Nos. 117-118 rebuilt by Beale in 1945; Nos. 119-121 had front ends rebuilt without dummy radiators in 1945.
Withdrawn 1950 (117-118), 1954 (119-121).

1934

122

JN3822

Gloster

TDD2001

Gloster

H29/25C

No. 122 originally on hire from Gloucester Railway Carriage and Waggon Co. Ltd., from November 1933.
Withdrawn 1950 (122).

1935

123

JN4373

AEC Q

761T003

English Electric

L30/26F

No. 123 originally on hire from AEC Ltd., from 1934; rebuilt by Dawes in 1943, and again by Beale in 1945.
Withdrawn 1949 (123).

1939

124-129

BHJ194-199

AEC 661T

661T337-42

Strachan

H30/26R

Withdrawn 1954 (124-129).

1945

130

BHJ827

Sunbeam W

50195

Brush

H30/26R

131-132

BHJ828-829

Sunbeam W

50193-94

Park Royal

H30/26R

Withdrawn 1953 (130-132).

1946

133-138

BHJ898-903

Sunbeam W

50230-35

Park Royal

H30/26R

139-143

VN9434-9438

Leyland TB3

10774-75/78/
77/76

Massey

B32R

Nos. 139-143 ex-Teesside Railless Traction Board (Nos. 9-13 respectively, new 1936).
Withdrawn 1952 (139-143), 1953 (133-138).

1950

144-149

BDA364-369

Sunbeam MF2

13069-74

Park Royal

H29/25R

150

BJW171

Sunbeam MF2

13076

Park Royal

H29/25R

151

BJW173

Sunbeam MF2

13078

Park Royal

H29/25R

152

BJW175

Sunbeam MF2

13080

Park Royal

H29/25R

Nos. 144-152 ex-Wolverhampton Corporation (Nos. 264-269, 271, 273, 275 respectively, new 1937 (264-269) or 1938).
Withdrawn 1953 (144, 148, 151), 1954 (145-147, 149, 150, 152).


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