Coventry Corporation Transport Society

Daimler CP6

Original Photo by Alf Owen

These two buses were originally hired by Coventry Corporation.

Model Daimler CP6
Details Double deck with Weymann bodywork
Daimler petrol engine
Upper saloon: 24 seats		Lower saloon: 24 seats
§ Buckingham bodywork
Upper saloon: 26 seats		Lower saloon: 24 seats
Number Delivered Withdrawn Reg No Notes
6 1933 1949 KV64 Originally a hired bus that was purchased in 1936
May 1934: AEC A171 7.58 Litre diesel engine fitted
1939: re-furbished
Upper saloon: 27 seats		Lower saloon: 26 seats
1946: re-numbered 266
100§ 1934 1938 VC7519 Hired bus, originally in service in Birmingham, that was never purchased
Returned to Daimler in 1938