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NBC Devon General

Devon General's first batch of Atlanteans were delivered in 1959, and the conventional bodied vehicles were delivered up mid 1961. These Metro Cammell & Roe bodied buses feature on this page, convertible (open-topped) and later deliveries are on separate pages.

an-860 Roe bodied 909DTT at Paignton bus station working service 12 c.1973

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 906DTT Torquay

an-1095 906DTT retained its maroon & cream livery but with the addition of NBC fleet names  when seen at Torquay Strand

6" (150mm) print

Early Atlanteans

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 909DTT Paignton
Devon General Leyland Atlantean 918GTA Torquay

an-1451 918GTA, from the final Roe bodied batch in green with Unibus style advertising, passing Torquay Pavilion

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 887ATA Newton Abbot

at-4764 887ATA passing Newton Abbot railway station on town service 179

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 916DTT Newton Abbot

at-2221 Roe bodied 916DTT at Newton Abbot bus station, 31st July 1976

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 880ATA Exeter

at-042 880ATA at Exeter bus station in NBC red but with no fleet names, 22nd July 1980.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 912DTT Exeter

at-037 912DTT in Sidwell Street Exeter on  city service B, September 1977.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 896DTT Paignton

at-2348 896DTT retaining its maroon & cream livery in Paignton bus station, 25th August 1973.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 915DTT Bideford

at-1051 In green, and away from its former haunts, 915DTT at Bideford depot, 24th July 1982.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 879ATA Exeter

at-088 A contrast in styles, Roe bodied 914DTT with Metro Cammell 879ATA at the former Exeter Belgrave Road depot, 30th March 1975.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 906DTT Torquay

an-1272 906DTT passing Torquay's Grand Hotel on service 120

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 878ATA Newton Abbot

an-1271 878ATA at Newton Abbot railway station working town service 178

Devon General leyland Atlantean 915DTT Exeter

an-1052 915DTT in drab looking green working a city service in Paris Street, Exeter c.1980.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atalantean 882ATA Paignton

an-1094 882ATA in fresh looking poppy red, Paignton bus station c.1973.

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 908DTT Torquay

at-1129 Roe bodied 908DTT standing at Torquay Pavilion, 26th May 1980

6" (150mm) print

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at-3737 Roe bodied 923GTA departing from Brookdale Terrace, Dawlish

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at-4437 907DTT at Newton Abbot bus station 6th August 1977 (orig. Clive Parker)

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Devon General Leyland Atlantean 917DTT Torquay 1973

at-035  917DTT in maroon and cream at Newton Road garage waiting attention to front offside panel damage, 1973

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 924GTA Paignton

at-511  924GTA at Paignton bus station on service 120

6" (150mm) print

Updated 08/05/19

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 879ATA Torquay

at-512  879ATA at Torquay Strand  to work service 55

6" (150mm) print

873ATA Devon General Leyland Atlantean Teignmouth

at-3133  873ATA in Wellington Street Teignmouth October 1979 (orig. Alan Edwards)

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Devon General leyland Atlantean 887ATA Teignmouth

at-3128  887ATA at Teignmouth Triangle August 1979 (orig. Alan Edwards)

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Devon General Leyland Atlantean 881ATA Paignton

at-309  881ATA at Paignton bus station 25th August 1975 with Palace Hotel adverts

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Devon General Leyland Atlantean 872ATA Teignmouth

at-4257  872ATA at Teignmouth Triangle in maroon & cream, early 1970s

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 896DTT Torquay

at-6432  896DTT leaving the Marine Tavern stop in Torquay, 1979

6" (150mm) print

6" (150mm) print

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 883ATA Brixham

at-4322 883ATA at Brixham bus station on service 120, August 1981

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 883ATA Torquay

at-6684 883ATA in AOA livery for The Wheel at Chudleigh, Torquay Marine Tavern shelter 1979

6" (150mm) print

Devon General Leyland Atlantean 880ATA Exeter c.1979
Devon General Leyland Atlantean 883ATA Torquay

an-2235 880ATA on service D in Exeter, entering Sidwell St c.1979.

at-1233 NDV539G in Gerston Rd. Paignton 31st July 1979 (orig.Geoff Gould)

6" (150mm) print

6" (150mm) print