Ex Birmingham Daimler open-top No.247 at Southend. 1969.
Another open-topper seen on 26/7/69 but much more charachterful was Ex-Birmingham Daimler CWA6 /Park Royal No.247 from 1943/4 operated by Southend Corporation. This one was purchased in 1950 and rebuilt to open-top in 1955/6, and further rebuilt in 1963. It is seen here passing "Never-Never Land" on the front at Southend.