East of the M60 Advent Calendar: 15 December 2011

15. A Stalybridge, Hyde, Mossley and Dukinfield Joint Board Daimler CVG6

Daimler CVG6, VTU 76, Stalybridge, Hyde, Mossley and Dukinfield Transport and Electricity Board

Looking resplendent in SHMD’s last livery is 76, a Daimler CVG6, a Northern Counties bodied centre loading double decker. The vehicle was registered on the 2nd February 1956. This vehicle crashed into a terraced house and emerged with a slight dent needing minor repairs. The terraced house came off worst; it was demolished with this bus outliving it by several years! Continue reading “East of the M60 Advent Calendar: 15 December 2011”