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Operator: West Yorkshire Fleet No: SMA5
Chassis: Bristol SUL4A Chassis No: 190.056
Body: ECW B36F Body No: 13486

HISTORY

Nov 62 In service with West Yorkshire Road Car Company Limited, Harrogate (SMA5) - Based at York
Jan 63 Transferred to Malton
Oct 65 Transferred to York
Nov 66 Transferred to Malton
Oct 70 Delicensed
Feb 71 Relicensed and based at York
Oct 71 Fleet Number changed to 1185
Apr 72 Delicensed
May 72 Relicensed and based at York
Sep 72 Delicensed
Oct 72 Relicensed and based at York
Nov 72 Out of service with West Yorkshire Road Car Company Limited, Harrogate (1185)
Oct 73 W Norths (PV) Limited, Sherburn-in-Elmet (dealer)
Mar 74 Wolfreton School, Hull
Apr 77 BP Chemicals, Saltend Refinery, Hull (525)
Jul 84 William Staniforth, Birmingham
1993 Ian Hunter, Leeds
Nov 93 SMA5 Preservation Group, Keighley
  Spares from scrapped 348 EDV (634)
Feb 09 Trevor Leach, Keighley
Nov 19 David Sheppard Jnr, Exeter

Status: Preserved as West Yorkshire SMA5

    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Railway Street, York

Date : July 1963

 

(C) West Yorkshire Information Service

     
    

Owner : Wolferton School

Location : Weaponess Coach Park

Date : June 1974

 

(C) West Yorkshire Information Service

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Sandtoft Trolley Bus Museum (after purchase for preservation)

Date : March 1988

 

(C) Webmasters Collection

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Sandtoft

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Denis Bodger

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : MetroCentre, Gateshead

Date : May 1997

 

(C) Terry Lawson

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Greenhead Park, Huddersfield

Date : August 2003

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Skipton Bus Station

Date : October 2006

 

(C) Simon Gill

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Westpoint, Exeter

Date : September 2010

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Ilbert Road, Kingsbridge

Date : September 2010

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : South Pool

Date : September 2010

 

(C) Trevor Leach

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Inner Hope

Date : September 2010

 

(C) Trevor Leach

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Park & Ride, Brislington

Date : August 2011

 

(C) Terry Lawson

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Bewdley

Date : July 2015

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Carlton Coalville

Date : July 2017

 

(C) Terry Lawson

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Kingsbridge

Date : March 2021

 

(C) David Sheppard

     
    

Owner : West Yorkshire SMA5

Location : Kingsbridge

Date : September 2021

 

(C) Ken Jones