Autobus Fournier

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History

  • Started in 1925 by Nelson-Arthur Fournier.
  • Established as Autobus Fournier Ltée on April 18, 1940.
  • Bought Autobus Veilleux & Fournier Ltée in December 1955.
  • Acquired in 1971 by the CTCUQ.

All-Time Coach/Transit Roster

[1][2][3] Not Complete

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
1 1925 Ford Model T
4 1938 Dodge
5 1933 Diamond T
6 1938 Ford/Graham
7 Diamond T
9 1939 White
10 1939 White/Prevost 680 Lengthened by Prevost in 1946.
11 1936 Prevost
12 (1st) 1936 Ford/Garwood
12 (2nd) 1939 White/Prevost Modified by Prevost in 1946.
14 Dodge/Prevost Ex-?
15 Dodge/Prevost Ex-?
16 Dodge/Prevost Ex-?
17 Dodge/Prevost Ex-?
18 1940 White
  • Ex-?
  • Modified by Prevost in 1947.
19 1928 White Ex-?
20 1932 White Ex-?
21-22 1929 White/Prevost Modified by Prevost in 1942.
23-28 1933 White 613
  • 23 lengthened by Prevost in 1942.
  • 24, 26 & 28 lengthened by Prevost in 1943.
  • 25 & 27 lengthened by Prevost.
29-30 1941 Ford 29B
31 1942 Ford/Prevost
32 1942 Ford/Prevost
33 1937 Reo Ex-?
34 1942 Ford/Prevost
35 1934 White 613 Ex-?; bought in 1942.
36 1929 Reo Ex-?; bought in 1942.
37 1929 Reo Ex-?; bought in 1942.
38-43 1944 Ford 49B
44 1941 Fargo
45 1943 GMC
46 1941 GMC Lengthened by Prevost in 1943.
47 1945 White/Prevost
48-50 1946 White/Prevost
51 1945 Dodge/Prevost Ex-?.
52 1950 Prevost
  • Ex 5052.
  • Originally 41 seats, converted to 45 seats in 1966.
53-54 1950 Prevost Citadin
  • Ex 5053-5054.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
56-57 1950 Prevost PI-37
  • Ex 5056-5057.
  • Originally 37 seats, converted to 45 seat school buses.
58-59 1950 Prevost PI-45
  • Ex 5058-5059.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
60 1950 Prevost 50-PI-41
  • Ex 5060.
  • Originally 41 seats, converted to 45 seats in 1966.
61-63 1950 Prevost PI-45
  • Ex 5061-5063.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
64 1951 Prevost Suburban
  • Ex 5164.
  • Originally 41 seats, converted to 45 seats in 1966.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
65 1951 Prevost PI-45
  • Ex 5165.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
66 1950 Prevost PI-37
  • Ex 5166.
  • Originally 37 seats, converted to 45 seats in 1966.
67 1951 Prevost 51-PI-41
  • Ex 5167.
  • Originally 41 seats, converted to 45 seats in 1966.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
68-69 1952 GMC TDH-3612 Ex 5268-5269.
70 1952 Prevost Prevocar
  • Ex 5270.
  • Originally 41 seats, converted to 45 seats in 1966.
  • New windows in 1966.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
79-80 (1st) Renumbered 101-102 in 1957.
79-80 (2nd) 1947 Prevost 47-PI-37 Ex Autobus Gauthier & Morin #?; bought in 1959.
81-84 (1st) Renumbered 103-106 in 1957.
81 (2nd) 1947 Prevost 47-PI-37 Ex Autobus Gauthier & Morin #?, bought in 1959.
82 (2nd) 1949 Prevost Ex Autobus Gauthier & Morin #?, bought in 1959.
83 (2nd) 1950 Western Flyer T-36 Ex Autobus Gauthier & Morin #?, bought in 1959.
84 (2nd) 1952 Prevost Prévocar Ex Autobus Gauthier & Morin #?, bought in 1959.
85-87 (1st) Renumbered 107-109.
85 (2nd) 1954 Prevost Prévocar Ex Autobus Gauthier & Morin #?, bought in 1959.
88 1950 Prevost PI-37?
89 1952 Prevost PI-37
101-102 1955 GMC TDH-4512
  • Ex 79-80.
  • Exx 5579-5580.
  • No rear door and with parcel racks.
  • Originally 47 seats, converted to 40 seats in 1966.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
103-106 1956 GMC TDH-4512
  • Ex 81-84.
  • Exx 5681-5684.
  • No rear door
  • 106 had parcel racks.
  • Originally 47 seats, converted to 40 seats in 1966.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
107-109 1960 GMC TDH-3714
  • Ex 85-87.
  • Exx 5685-5687.
  • No rear door.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
110-112 1957 GMC TDH-4512
  • 112 had parcel racks.
  • Originally 47 seats, converted to 40 seats in 1966.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
113-116 1957 GMC TDH-4512
  • 116 had parcel racks.
  • 113-114 & 116 originally 47 seats, converted to 40 seats in 1966.
  • 113-114 & 116 to CTCUQ in 1971.
  • 115 never used in service, sold to Autobus Dupont 37.
117 1955 GMC TDH-4512
150 1953 White 1144D Ex Autobus Drolet 47.
151 1950 Prevost 50-PI-41
152 1950 Prevost Citadin
153 1953 Prevost PI-45
154-155 1952 Prevost PI-45
156 1960 CC&F TD-43 Ex Autobus Drolet 63.
157 1952 GMC PD-4103 Ex Autobus Drolet 59.
201-202 1957 GMC PD-4104 To CTCUQ in 1971.
203 1958 GMC PD-4104
  • Equipped with a washroom.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
204 1959 GMC PD-4104
  • Equipped with a washroom.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
205 1964 GMC PD-4106
  • Equipped with a washroom, tables & radio.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
206 1965 GMC PD-4106
  • Equipped with a washroom, tables & radio.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
301-304 1960 GMC SDM-4501 Equipped with reclining seats & radio.
401-404 1961 GMDD TDH-5301 To CTCUQ in 1971.
405-413 1962 GMDD TDH-5301
  • 405 & 410 originally had 55 seats, converted to 46 seats in 1967.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
414-415 1964 GMDD TDH-5303
  • 415 originally had 55 seats, converted to 46 seats in 1967.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
416-417 1965 GMDD TDH-5303
  • 417 originally had 55 seats, converted to 46 seats in 1967.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
418-421 1966 GMDD TDH-5303
  • Equipped with with PA system and microphone.
  • To CTCUQ in 1971.
422-423 1967 GMDD TDH-5303 To CTCUQ in 1971.
424-427 1968 GMDD T6H-5305 To CTCUQ in 1971.
428 1961 GMDD TDH-5301
429 1964 GMDD TDH-5303
430 1967 GMDD TDH-5303
471-478 1957 CC&F CD-52A
581-587 1947 CC&F C-36
601-602 1967 GMDD SDM-5302 To CTCUQ in 1971.
5052 Renumbered 52
5053-5055 Renumbered 53-54 in 1967.
5056-5057 Renumbered 56-57.
5058-5059 Renumbered 58-59.
5060 Renumbered 60.
5061-5063 Renumbered 61-63 in 1965-66.
5164 Renumbered 64 in 1966.
5165 Renumbered 65 in 1966.
5166 Renumbered 66 in 1966.
5167 Renumbered 67 in 1966.
5268-5269 Renumbered 68-69 in 1963.
5270 Renumbered 70 in 1963.
5271 1945 Ford ?9B Ex-Saguenay 101; bought Oct. 31, 1952.
5372 1950 Prevost Ex-Autobus de Charlesbourg 64; bought in 1952?.
5373-5374 1947 Aerocoach P-37 Ex-Western Ontario 59 & 49; bought in 1953.
5375-5378 1948 Aerocoach P-37 Ex-Western Ontario 481-485; bought in 1953.
5579-5580 Renumbered 101-102.
5681-5684 Renumbered 103-106.
5685-5687 Renumbered 107-109.

All-Time School Bus Roster

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Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
501-505 1962 GMC/Van Wilson
506-511 1963 GMC/Van Wilson
512-515 1964 GMC/Van Wilson
516-517 1965 GMC/Van Wilson
518-522 1966 Chevrolet/Blue Bird

All-Time Parts Bus Roster

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Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
588-589 1947 CC&F C-36 Ex-Commission de transport de Montréal ?.

References

  1. Transit Canada, retrieved on 2009-08-29
  2. Quebec Bus History Society - Autobus Fournier, retrieved on 2009-08-30
  3. Personal notes and sightings
  4. Quebec Bus History Society - Autobus Fournier, retrieved on 2009-08-30
  5. Personal notes and sightings
  6. Quebec Bus History Society - Autobus Fournier, retrieved on 2009-08-30
  7. Personal notes and sightings