Coventry Corporation Transport Society

Maudslay CP

Reproduced from A S Denton and F P Groves, Coventry Transport 1884-1940, BTHG (1985)
Original Citation: R Marshall

These were the first post-war double deck buses.  The distribution of seats between the upper deck and the saloon is unknown.

Model Maudslay CP
Details Double deck with Hickman bodywork, high chassis, open top, open platform, open stairs and full-width cab
Solid tyres (pneumatic tyres may have been fitted later, possibly in 1927)
Petrol engine (unknown capacity)
58 seats
Number Delivered Withdrawn Reg No Notes
12 1923 1934 HP5744
13 1924 1934 HP9001 Before 1927: reconfigured
56 seats
14 1924 1933 HP9009
15 1925 1934 RW1999
16 1925 1934 RW1998