NBC Devon General Atlanteans, later deliveries
Following the mass deliveries of Atlanteans in the early 1960s and few more additions were made later in the decade. A batch with Willowbrook bodies EOD 526-531D arrived by June 1966. MCW bodied NDV532-541G appearing between October 1968 and February 1969. Following usual procedure the fleet numbers corresponded with the registration numerals. Finally, the fleet took on one second hand Atlantean, ex Maidstone & District. Examples of these are shown below, in no particular order.
an-057 536 in green with Unibus advertising for Torbay Aircraft Museum at Torquay Pavilion 17th July 1982 with modified front panel.
at-1900 536 on Brewery Lane Brixham 2nd August 1976 with original front panel.
at-5325 528 at Torquay Pavilion, 8th July 1977
at-4952 533 in all over advertising livery for Richard King, on Torbay Road Torquay near to the Grand Hotel c.1973.
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at-3137 540 at Teignmouth Triangle October 1981 (orig. Alan Edwards)
at-3610 536 & 532 at the old power station site in Newton Abbot. This was used as a storage compound by Western National. These two probably there as they had been delicensed, October 1982.
at-3130 540 at Teignmouth Triangle August 1979 (orig. Alan Edwards)
an-042 530 at Newton Road depot July 1982, probably delicensed
at-1233 539 on Gerston Road Paignton 31st July 1979, (orig. Goeff Gould)
at-3139 538 on Exeter High Street October 1981 (orig. Alan Edwards)
at-6591 541 drawing away from the Waterside holiday camp stop on Dartmouth Road, Paignton September 1980 (orig. Geoff Rixon)
an-171 533 & 911 at the old power station site in Newton Abbot, August 1980.
at-2395 527 on Cheeke Street Exeter October 1982. The moulded front panel had been repalced with a flat one, without ventilators
an-2060 567LKP, number 993 at Newton Road depot. Western National acquired a batch of Atlanteans from Maidstone & District but this one initially went to Hants & Dorset. It then became Devon General's sole former Maidstone vehicle, although several Western National branded Atlanteans worked in the area.
an-427 538 entering Exeter High Street in 1974. In maroon with NBC style fleet names applied.
an-501 527 on Paris Street Exeter c.1980.
at-1234 530 on Torbay Road Torquay approaching the Grand Hotel, 19th August 1981 (orig. Geoff Gould).
an-1096 535 arriving at Paignton bus station on the 700 limited stop service from Newton Abbot, probably c.1974
an-1097 536 entering Cary Parade, Torquay c.1974 in maroon livery with NBC style fleet names.