Mancunian tribute

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Three Mancunians parked together for the first time in 30 years. CHRIS NEWTON











Nick Larkin reports on a special get-together at Manchester’s Museum of Transport

Not only did the Museum of Transport, Greater Manchester manage to get three legendary ‘Mancunian’ double-deckers together for the first time in 30 years recently, but also the vehicle’s designer! A total of 492 Mancunians were built on Leyland Atlantean and Daimler Fleetline, Park Royal, East Lancs, MCW and Roe chassis, being delivered to Manchester Corporation and its successor, SELNEC, from 1968-1972.

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