RLH 49

May 1972: Exported to Italy, where it was used as a mobile demonstrator for Gedol industrial products, based at Firenza. No reports about this bus since then.

April 1971: Withdrawn from LT service


22nd October 1970

At the Well Street terminus, Maryland, of route 178

© P.A. Aldous



Clapton Pond, terminus point for route 178

Photo © R. Wilkinson

4th April 1968: made a rare visit to Central London when it took part in a railway emergency service replacing underground trains between Charing Cross & Earls Court.

April 1959: RLH 49 became one of only eight RLHs which changed from green to red with London Transport, in the course of moving garage allocation to the Central area; from Godstone to Dalston.

1952: RLH 49 was built, painted in green for use in the London Transport country area.

UK registration number: MXX 249. For other identifying numbers (chassis, body etc) please see this table.

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