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*renumbered 3404 in 1964
 
*renumbered 3404 in 1964
 
*repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
 
*repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
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*to Metro Transit Operating Company in 1979
 
*to store in 1981
 
*to store in 1981
 
*sold to Victoria Historical Railway Society in 1985
 
*sold to Victoria Historical Railway Society in 1985
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*renumbered 3405 in 1964
 
*renumbered 3405 in 1964
 
*repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
 
*repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
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*to Metro Transit Operating Company in 1979
 
*to store in 1981
 
*to store in 1981
 
*sold to Victoria Historical Railway Society in 1985
 
*sold to Victoria Historical Railway Society in 1985
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*renumbered 3409 in 1964
 
*renumbered 3409 in 1964
 
*repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
 
*repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
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*to Metro Transit Operating Company in 1979
 
*to store in 1981
 
*to store in 1981
 
*sold for scrap in 1985
 
*sold for scrap in 1985

Revision as of 21:20, 22 October 2019

M401-M412 were 1957 Canadian Car and Foundry/ Brill model CD52A Buses delivered to BC Electric Transit in 1957.

Engine Transmission Differential Seated Capacity Seat Type Rear Door Interior Style Destination Sign
AEC Underfloor Diesel Torque Converter 52 Bench 2 pc Push Rollsign


Details

1st no. Renumbers Last no. Thumbnail Date Serial # UPF No. Notes
M401 3401 1957 17254 5001
  • assigned to OTC as M401
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3401 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M402 3402 1957 17255 5002
  • assigned to OTC as M402
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3402 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M403 3403 1957 17256 5003
  • assigned to OTC as M403
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3403 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M404 3404 1957 17257 5004
  • assigned to OTC as M404
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3404 in 1964
  • repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
  • to Metro Transit Operating Company in 1979
  • to store in 1981
  • sold to Victoria Historical Railway Society in 1985
  • restored to BC Hydro livery in 1990 and used in Transit Centennial events that year
  • static display at Saanich Historical Artifacts Society 1990-99
  • to Transit Museum Society of BC for preservation in 1999.
M405 3405 M405 1957 17258 5005
  • assigned to OTC as M405
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3405 in 1964
  • repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
  • to Metro Transit Operating Company in 1979
  • to store in 1981
  • sold to Victoria Historical Railway Society in 1985
  • operated Shopper's Freebus service in Downtown Victoria and James Bay summer 1989
  • restored to BC Electric "Totem" livery and renumbered back to M405 in 1990 and used in Transit Centennial events that year
  • static display at Saanich Historical Artifacts Society 1990-99
  • to Transit Museum Society of BC for preservation in 1999.
M406 3406 1957 17259 5006
  • assigned to OTC as M406
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3406 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M407 3407 1957 17260 5007
  • assigned to OTC as M407
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3407 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M408 3408 1957 17261 5008
  • assigned to OTC as M408
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3408 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M409 3409 1957 17262 5009
  • assigned to OTC as M409
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3409 in 1964
  • repainted in special livery for Shopper's Freebus service in 1978
  • to Metro Transit Operating Company in 1979
  • to store in 1981
  • sold for scrap in 1985
M410 3410 1957 17263 5010
  • assigned to OTC as M410
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3410 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M411 3411 1957 17264 5011
  • assigned to OTC as M411
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3411 in 1964
  • retired by 1978
M412 3412 1957 17265 5012
  • assigned to OTC as M412
  • to BC Hydro Transit in 1962
  • renumbered 3412 in 1964
  • retired by 1978