Colins Place
© Colin Parker 2002
Ancillary Vehicles

Listed in the order in which the vehicles added to the Ancillary fleet.

(This list only goes up to the late 1960's)

Reg.No. Fleet
No.
Type Comments
EL2105 - Tilling Stevens TS3 Bus chassis New in 1914, converted to Overhead Department tower wagon, chassis scrapped in June 1936, equipment transferred to RU2013
EL2103 - Tilling Stevens TS3 Bus chassis New in 1914, converted to Overhead Department tower wagon, chassis scrapped in March 1937, equipment transferred to RU2014
EL9749 8 Shelvoke & Drewry lorry New July 1924, Scrapped after mid-1941.
EL5341 - Tilling Stevens TS3 Bus chassis New in 1920 converted to Perm.Way Lorry
EL9749 - Shelvoke & Dewry  New July 1924 Office Lorry (scrapped)
EL2190 - Rover car New in 1914, used by General manager until converted to breakdown van September 1928, later scrapped.
EL2106 - Tilling Stevens TS3 Bus chassis New in 1915, converted to overhead department tower wagon July 1933, scrapped January 1936, equipment used on RU2012.
EL4925 7 Tilling Stevens TS3 Bus chassis New in 1920, converted from a Bus to a Breakdown lorry, January 1935, sold to Sherwoods Car Sales Ltd of Poole (Q) June 1949.
RU2012 1 Tilling Stevens TS6 Bus chassis New in 1925 (13), converted to overhead department tower wagon in January 1936, with equipment from EL2106, prior to this the chassis was used to transport old tram bodies to Kings Park Tip for burning. Equipment removed and chassis sold to Miller Bros , Poole (Q) 21st May 1945.
CEL242 5 Fordson 15cwt van Delivered 1st May 1936, withdrawn September 1958, sold to W.J.Stevens and Sons, Gloucester in December 1961.
RU2013 2 Tilling Stevens TS6 Bus chassis New in 1925 (14), converted to overhead department tower wagon in June 1936, with equipment from EL2105, Equipment removed and chassis sold to Sherwoods Car Sales Ltd of Poole (Q) December 1950.
DEL36 4 Bedford 2 ton tipping lorry New 16th March 1937, withdrawn December 1962, sold to Knott Bros, Bournemouth in part exchange for 304LJ, later sold to an unknown contractor , seen in use in October 1964 at Roeshot Hill, Somerford near Christchurch.
RU2014 6 Tilling Stevens TS6 Bus chassis New in 1925 (15), converted to overhead department tower wagon on 15th May 1937, with equipment from EL2103, Equipment removed and chassis sold to Sherwoods Car Sales Ltd of Poole (Q) 15th June 1949.
DEL37 3 Bedford Tower Wagon New 4th June 1937, painted allover green in June 1963 (used for painting traction poles), in service 1937-65, to private preservation in 1971
LJ3011 - Thornycroft BC / FC bus chassis New in  1931 (59), converted to 5 ton lorry in July 1940, Sold in May 1945 to Miller Bros , Poole (Q).
LJ1610 - Thornycroft BC / FC bus chassis New in  1930 (46), converted to 5 ton lorry in August 1940, Sold in May 1945 to Miller Bros , Poole (Q).
LJ1608 1 Thornycroft BC / FC bus chassis New in  1930 (44), converted to 5 ton lorry in October 1940, withdrawn March 1957, sold to Hants & Dorset Metal Merchants Ltd, Bournemouth (Q). (It was used to tow the 24 new trolleybuses to Bournemouth in 1950.)
GXU525 9 Fordson V8 30 cwt van New 25th October 1943, bought from Bournemouth A.R.P. on 1st January 1945, withdrawn September 1956, sold April 1958 to Hants & Dorset Metal Merchants Ltd, Bournemouth (Q).
VH6218 10 AEC Regent 661 bus chassis Built 1934 as a bus, with Huddersfield Corporation, to Bournemouth Corporation Transport 11/1/45, converted to overhead department tower wagon February 1947, 
VH6217 12 AEC Regent 661 bus chassis Built 1934 as a bus, with Huddersfield Corporation, to Bournemouth Corporation Transport 11/1/45,  converted to overhead department tower wagon November 1948,  (in service 1948-72), to BPTA 1972 
HLJ351 11 Bedford 10/12 cwt van New April 1948, withdrawn December 1963, sold to R.Forrest, Ringwood (Q) April 1964.
TF447 - Leyland SQ2 chassis Built in 1929, mounted with a Jones "Super 20" crane , bought from Brighton Corporation 25th October 1950 (previously on hire), withdrawn September 1962, crane removed and fitted to FRU224, chassis sold to G.Standen, Brighton for preservation in December 1962 (restored as a Lorry )
GLT961 8 Austin 1 ton van New January 1943 as an auxiliary  fire engine (with National Fire Service), to BCT July 1951, withdrawn December 1957, sold to W.J.Stevens & Sons , Gloucester December 1961.
GYP353 - Hillman 15 cwt Truck New in October 1944 to Bournemouth Fire Service, bought by BCT on 18th July 1952, scrapped after 1956 ?
FRU180 - Guy Arab Bus chassis New in 1943 (33), converted to breakdown lorry July 1954, rebuilt again June 1961, ran on trade plates 094EL
UEL852 - Morris Minor 5 cwt van New December 1956, since sold ?
VLJ829 - Morris J2 15 cwt van New November 1957, since sold ?
YEL858 - Morris JB 10 cwt van New March 1959, since sold ?
FRU224 - Guy Arab Bus chassis New 1944 (40), chassis fitted with Jones crane from TF477, December 1962. to BPTA 
304LJ - Morris FG 2 ton tipping lorry New November 1962, since sold ?
4561RU - Morris 1000 Traveller estate car New June 1963, since sold ?
SLJ605 - Bedford CAV 10/12 cwt van New in 1955, bought from Bournemouth Corporation Welfare Department June 1963, entered service December 1963.