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Built In Blackpool For Egyptian Commuters

John Woodman


Another exotic contract came to Burlingham's Preston New Road factory during the 1930s. This involved delivery of a batch of single deck modern buses for the operator of services to Ramleh; Ramleh Electric Railways. A total of twelve impressive centre entrance vehicles on Leyland Tigress chassis were shipped out from Liverpool docks (below) to Alexandria.

Below : Loading one of the shipment onboard at Liverpool. Both Images : BCVM Library


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