10/5/17 Victoria to Abridge
Victoria to Abridge
“Postwar RT70” Route 10 run
To celebrate to 70th anniversary of the introduction of the post-war RT type with London Transport, a road run was arranged for RT3-type vehicles over their first route.
Prior to the run, vehicles assembled at Stockwell garage. RT190 (left) and RT1784. J Hinson
Victoria bus station was taken over for a few minutes, though the kindness of TFL, 10/5/17. Left to right are RT1705, RT190 and RT1784.
Vehicle pause before arrival at Abridge, 10/5/17. RT1784 leads RT190, RT1705, RT1 (substitting for an RT3 from the London Bus Museum) and RT191. The remaining vehicles are unofficial hangers-on. J Hinson
The three RT3s in the entrance of Leyton garage. J Hinson
Line-up of various RTs inside Leyton garage, left to right are RT190, RT1784, RT1700, RT191 and RT3871. J Hinson