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'''[[West Vancouver Municipal Transit]] 74-75''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-5306|T6H-5306]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1968.
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'''[[West Vancouver Municipal Transit]] 74-75''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-5306|T6H-5306]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1968. These buses were owned by West Vancouver until transfer to '''BC Transit''' in the late 1980s for use in the [[Maple Ridge Transit System]]
  
Under the [[BC Transit|Bureau of Transit Services]], these buses were assigned provincial fleet numbers 5491-5492; as they only operated in West Vancouver, they never wore their provincial numbers.
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Built as single door units, rear treadle operated doors installed in 1986.
  
 
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!Transmission
 
!Transmission
 
!Seating
 
!Seating
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!Rear Door
 
!Destination Sign
 
!Destination Sign
 
|- align="center"
 
|- align="center"
|[[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|VH]]
|45: [[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<br>treadle retrofitted
 
|Rollsign
 
|Rollsign
 
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|- align="center" id="5491"
 
|- align="center" id="5491"
 
|74
 
|74
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|5491
 
|''5491''
 
|''5491''
 
|[[File:West Vancouver Municipal Transit 74-a.jpg|128px]]
 
|[[File:West Vancouver Municipal Transit 74-a.jpg|128px]]
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*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 74.
 
*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 74.
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*To [[Maple Ridge Transit System|Maple Ridge]] as 5491 in late 1980s
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> by 1994.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> by 1994.
 
|- align="center" id="5492"
 
|- align="center" id="5492"
 
|75
 
|75
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|5492
 
|''5492''
 
|''5492''
 
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*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 75.
 
*Assigned to [[West Vancouver Municipal Transit|West Vancouver]] as 75.
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*To [[Maple Ridge Transit System|Maple Ridge]] as 5492 in late 1980s
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> by 1994.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> by 1994.
 
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[[Category:BC Transit fleet|5491]] [[Category:West Vancouver Municipal Transit Fleet|74]]
 
[[Category:BC Transit fleet|5491]] [[Category:West Vancouver Municipal Transit Fleet|74]]

Latest revision as of 21:10, 11 March 2020

West Vancouver Municipal Transit 74-75 were GMDD T6H-5306 "New Look" buses built in 1968. These buses were owned by West Vancouver until transfer to BC Transit in the late 1980s for use in the Maple Ridge Transit System

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

Engine Transmission Seating Rear Door Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel
6V71N
Allison
VH
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
74 5491 5491 West Vancouver Municipal Transit 74-a.jpg 1968 C001
75 5492 5492 1968 C002