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==History==
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*Started by Arthur Lishman in 1928.
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*Lishman's Coach Lines and two other companies merged to form [[United Trails]] on January 7, 1975.
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==Operations==
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*Operated transit service in Elmira, ON from March 11, 1929 until January 7, 1975 when it was merged to form [[United Trails]].<ref>[https://home.cc.umanitoba.ca/~wyatt/alltime/kitchener-on.html]</ref>
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==All-time Roster==
 
==All-time Roster==
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 16|16]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 38|38]]
 
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*Unknown year.
 
*Sold to [[Ayr Coach Lines]] as 38.
 
 
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*Unknown year.
 
*Unknown year.
*Ex [[Temiskaming and Northern Ontario]] #?.
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*Ex [[Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway]] #?.
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 41|41]]
 
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*Unknown year.
 
*Sold to [[Ayr Coach Lines]] as 41.
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 45|45]]
 
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| align="left"|Unknown year.
*Unknown year.
 
*Sold to [[Rural Bus Lines]] as 1.
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 46-47|46-47]]
 
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*46 sold to [[Reo Motor Car Company|Reo]] in 1955.
 
*47 sold to [[Hobb's Coach Lines]] in 1956
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 48|48]]
 
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*Ex [[Martin's Coach Lines]] #?.
 
*Ex [[Martin's Coach Lines]] #?.
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 50|50]]
 
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|1950
 
|1950
 
|[[Prevost Car|Prevost]]
 
|[[Prevost Car|Prevost]]
|[[Prevost Car Interurban|50-PI-37]]
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|[[Prevost Car Citadin|Citadin]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 51|51]]
 
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| align="left"|Ex [[Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines]] G1817; bought in 1959.
*Ex [[Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines]] G1817; bought in 1959.
 
*Sold to [[St. Catharines Transit]] as [[St. Catharines Transit 14|14]].
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 52|52]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 57|57]]
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|[[Reo Motor Car Company|Reo]]
 
|School Bus
 
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|[[Reo Motor Car Company|Reo]]
 
|School Bus
 
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| align="left"|Ex [[Canadian Pacific Transportation]] 7; bought in 1956.
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 58|58]]
 
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| align="left"|Ex [[Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines]] G1771; bought in 1958.
 
| align="left"|Ex [[Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines]] G1771; bought in 1958.
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 60|60]]
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|[[Mercury]]
 
|School Bus
 
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|1959
 
|[[General Motors Corporation|GMC]]
 
|[[General Motors PD-4104|PD-4104]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 62|62]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 63-64|63-64]]
 
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| align="left"|Ex [[Gray Coach Lines]] [[Gray Coach Lines 1620-1634|1627 & 1631]]; bought in 1970.
*Ex [[Gray Coach Lines]] [[Gray Coach Lines 1620-1634|1627 & 1631]]; bought in 1970.
 
*63 sold to [[Guelph Transit Commission]] as [[Guelph Transit Commission 85|85]] in 1972.
 
*64 sold to [[L&H Coachways]] in 1976.
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 65-66|65-66]]
 
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| align="left"|Ex [[Gray Coach Lines]] [[Gray Coach Lines 1665-1679|1673 & 1679]]; bought in 1970.
*Ex [[Gray Coach Lines]] [[Gray Coach Lines 1665-1679|1673 & 1679]]; bought in 1970.
 
*66 sold to E. Brown.
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 67 (1st)|67 (1st)]]
 
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|5/1967
 
|5/1967
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 67 (2nd)|67 (2nd)]]
 
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| align="left"|Ex-[[Voyageur]] 1833.
*Ex-[[Colonial Coach Lines]] 1833.
 
*To [[United Trails]] as [[United Trails 4115|4115]].
 
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 68|68]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 70|70]]
 
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|[[Lishman's Coach Lines 72|72]]
 
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==School Buses==
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|[[Reo Motor Car Company|Reo]]
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*Personal notes and sightings
 
*Personal notes and sightings
  
[[Category:Canadian coach operators]]
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[[Category:Defunct Canadian coach operators]]
[[Category:Ontario coach operators]]
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[[Category:Defunct Ontario coach operators]]
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[[Category:Defunct Ontario school bus operators]]

Latest revision as of 03:47, 24 August 2020

History

  • Started by Arthur Lishman in 1928.
  • Lishman's Coach Lines and two other companies merged to form United Trails on January 7, 1975.

Operations

  • Operated transit service in Elmira, ON from March 11, 1929 until January 7, 1975 when it was merged to form United Trails.[1]

All-time Roster

Fleet Number(s) Thumbnail Year Manufacturer Model Engine Transmission Notes
16 1959 GMC PD-4104 Ex #61?
38 Reo Flying Cloud Unknown year.
40 Reo Flying Cloud
41 Reo Flying Cloud Unknown year.
45 Reo Transit Unknown year.
46-47 1946 Fitzjohn Falcon
48 Fitzjohn Falcon
50 1950 Prevost Citadin
51 1952 GMC TDH-4509 Ex Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines G1817; bought in 1959.
52 1952 Prevost 52-PI-37
57 1942 Yellow Coach PG-2903 Ex Canadian Pacific Transportation 7; bought in 1956.
58 1948 MCI Courier 200A Ex Eastern Canadian Greyhound Lines G1771; bought in 1958.
60 1956 GMC PD-4104
61 Renumbered 16?
62 1965 GMDD SDM-5302
63-64 1955 GMC PD-4104 Ex Gray Coach Lines 1627 & 1631; bought in 1970.
65-66 1956 GMC PD-4104 Ex Gray Coach Lines 1673 & 1679; bought in 1970.
67 (1st) 5/1967 MCI MC-5A
67 (2nd) 2/1962 GMC PD-4106 Ex-Voyageur 1833.
68 1968 Prevost TS-47
70 8/1969 Prevost TS-102
72 1972 MCI MC-7

School Buses

Fleet number Thumbnail Year Body Chassis / Model Type Capacity / Length Serial/VIN License plate Notes
53-54 1953 Reo
55-56 1955 Reo
59 1959 Mercury

References

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