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'''[[BC Transit]] 5541-5542''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-5306|T6H-5306]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1969.
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'''[[West Vancouver Municipal Transit]] 76-77''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-5306|T6H-5306]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1969. These buses were owned by West Vancouver until transfer to '''BC Transit''' in 1996.
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Built as single door units, rear treadle operated doors installed in 1986.
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They were originally built for [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit]] as 76-77. Ownership was transferred to the Urban Transit Authority upon its creation in 1979.
 
  
 
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!Transmission
 
!Transmission
 
!Seating
 
!Seating
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!Rear Door
 
!Destination Sign
 
!Destination Sign
 
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|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]  
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|[[Detroit Diesel]]<br> [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]  
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH]]
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|[[Allison]]<br> [[Allison V Series|VH9]]
|49: [[American Seating|Otaco]] OTA220 bench
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|53 as built [[American Seating|Otaco]] OTA 220 bench<hr>49 after retrofit
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|none as built<hr>treadle retrofitted
 
|Rollsign
 
|Rollsign
 
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*Originally assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 76.
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*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 76.
*Transferred to storage in 1992.
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*To store in 1992.
*Transferred to [[Kamloops Transit System|Kamloops]] as 5541 in 1996.
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*To [[Kamloops Transit System|Kamloops]] as 5541 in 1996.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
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*Originally assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 77.
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*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 77.
*Transferred to storage in 1992.
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*To store in 1992.
*Transferred to [[Kamloops Transit System|Kamloops]] as 5542 in 1996.
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*To [[Kamloops Transit System|Kamloops]] as 5542 in 1996.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in 1997.
 
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[[Category:BC Transit fleet|5541]] [[Category:West Vancouver Municipal Transit Fleet|76]]
 
[[Category:BC Transit fleet|5541]] [[Category:West Vancouver Municipal Transit Fleet|76]]

Latest revision as of 22:34, 11 March 2020

West Vancouver Municipal Transit 76-77 were GMDD T6H-5306 "New Look" buses built in 1969. These buses were owned by West Vancouver until transfer to BC Transit in 1996.

Built as single door units, rear treadle operated doors installed in 1986.


Engine Transmission Seating Rear Door Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel
6V71N
Allison
VH9
53 as built Otaco OTA 220 bench
49 after retrofit
none as built
treadle retrofitted
Rollsign

Details

Fleet
Number
Renumbers Provincial
Number
Thumbnail Date Serial License Plate Paint Notes
76 5541 5541 1969 C034
77 5542 5542 1969 C035