Bradford 706

Chassis: Karrier W4
Chassis No:  
Motor: English Electric
Bodywork: East Lancs. (1960) H37/29F
Length: 27 ft  6 in
Width: 8 ft  0 in
Unladen Weight:  
Entered Service: 1945
Withdrawn: 26 March 1972
Owner: Private
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Brief History

When this trolleybus entered service on 27 May 1945, less than three weeks after the Second World War ended, it had a Roe body built to basic wartime “Utility” standards. In 1960 it received a new forward entrance East Lancs body  and it ran in this form until it was withdrawn on the last day of trolleybus operation in Bradford, 26 March 1972.


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