Southern African Buses and Coaches - Gauteng - Johannesburg - Pretoria

Gauteng - Page 2

Abbreviatons

Photos taken at the JHMT (James Hall Museum of Transport) could be buses originally from other provinces.

Place names in Italics = Brief description of the place.

New Pictures *Updated 23-12-2006
Mercedes Benz - Johannesburg
JT
JT
JT
 
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
 
Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984
JT
JT
JT
JT
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double decker in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984
JT
JT
JT
JT
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes and other double deckers Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double deckers in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984
JT
JT
JT 48
JT 118
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 # 48 - Busaf -  Joburg - KR(2004)
O305[1972] # 118 - Craftsman - SH(1977)
Mercedes O305 double decker in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double decker in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984 Mercedes O305 double decker in Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984
JT 184
JT 473
JT 480
JT 499
# 184, O305 # 593, Fleetline 411 - Jbg - SL(1984)
O305 # 473 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)

O305 # 480 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 # 499 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
Mercedes O305 # 499 Johannesburg.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984
JT 501
JT 501
JT 501
JT 501
O305 # 501 - 1st O305 - Jbg - SH (1977)
O305 # 501 - 1st O305 - Joburg - SH(1977)
O305 # 501, Fleetlines # 413, #405 - SH(1977)
O305 # 501 scrapped with others - RG(2004)
Former Johannesburg buses in scrapyard at Krugersdorp. No's 501, 490, 531, 535, 604, 989, 505, 563 and 607. Photo  Richard Gillatt 2004
JT 522
JT 530
JT 536
JT 593
O305 # 522,  Atlantean - Jhb-SL(1984)
O305 # 530 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 # 556 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 # 593 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
JT 622
JT 634
JT 642
JT 694
O305 # 622 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 # 634 - Busaf - Joburg - KR(2004)
O305 # 642 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
O305 # 694 - Johannesburg - SL(1984)
BeM
BTC
BUT
GCT
S/D - # 80 - Benoni - SH (1977)
# 8 - Brakpan Station - Brakpan - SH(1977)
# 20 - Brakpan - SH(1977)
Small Mercedes - Germiston - SH(1977)
TDC
 
S/D - # 47 - Nigel - SH (1977)
 

 
Mercedes Benz - Pretoria - Single Deckers
TCT
TCT
PCT
PCT
DD Paul Kruger Statue - RG(2004)            1280x 960
DD Raadsaal - RG(2004)                           1600x1200
SD - High Court - SH(1977)
SD Church Square - Pretoria - SL(1984)
PCT
TCT
TCT
TCT
SD Church Square - Pretoria - SL(1984)
DD Wonderboom Poort - RG(2004)
DD Wonderboom Poort - RG(2004)
Menlyn Mall - Pretoria - RG(2004)
 
TCT
TU
TCT
TCT
SD Pretoria - RG(2004)
SD Tshwane University - Pretoria - RG(2004)

4 Liveries - Pretoria - RG(2004)
Line up SD's at Pretoria B-Depot - RG(2004)
SAP
Unisa
TCT 171
PCT 179
*Tshwane Metro Police bus - RG(2006)
*In new livery Unisa main entrance - RG(2006)
# 171 - Bus Depot - RG(2004)
# 179 - Old PCT livery - RG(2004)
Mercedes Tshwane Metro police bus - R Gillatt 2006 Unisa Mercedes bus in new livery - R Gillatt 2006
TCT 179
TCT 204
TCT 231
TCT 232
# 179 - TCT livery - RG(2004)                   1600x1200
# 204 - RG(2004)
# 231 - RG(2004)                                      1600x1200
# 232 - RG(2004)                                      1600x1200
TCT 238
TCT 238
TCT 242
TCT 244
# 238 - RG(2004)                                      1300x  960
# 238 - RG(2004)

# 242 - MAN # 283 -  RG(2004)
# 244 - Old Tram shed - RG(2004)
Mercedes 238 in front of Tudor Chambers in Church Square, Pretoria.  Tudor Chambers is the only building in central Pretoria that has  remained in it original conditon, it was designed by John Ellis for George Heys and was completed in 1904. Photo  Richard Gillatt 2004
TCT 483
TCT 499
TCT 557
TCT 559
# 483 - RG(2004)
# 499 - RG(2004)
# 557 - RG(2004)
# 559 - RG(2004)
TCT 561
TCT 562
TCT 566
TCT 569
# 561 - RG(2004)
# 562 - RG(2004)

# 566 - RG(2004)
# 569 - RG(2004)
TCT 569
TCT 569
TCT 574
TCT 574
*# 569 - Unisa new livery - RG(2006)
*# 569 - Unisa new livery - RG(2006)
# 574 - RG(2004)
# 574 - RG(2004)
TCT 574
PCT 614
PCT 623
PCT 647
# 574 - RG(2004)
# 614 - SH(1977)
# 623 - SL(1984)
# 647 - Circle Route bus - Pta - RG(2004)
PCT 661
PCT 665
PCT 667
# 661 - SH(1977)
# 665 - Circle Route bus - Pta - RG(2004)
# 667 - SH(1977)
PCT 678
PCT 701
PCT 705
PCT 706
# 678 - RG(2004)
# 701 - SL(1984)

# 705 - SH(1977)
# 706 - SH(1977)
PCT 706
PCT 707
PCT 711
TCT 744
# 706 - SH(1977)
# 707 - SL(1984)
# 711 - SH(1977)
# 744 - RG(2004)
TCT 746
TCT 747
TCT 751
TCT 753
# 746 - Lion Bridge - RG(2004)
# 747 - Reserve Bank - RG(2004)              1600x1200
# 751 - The Tramshed - RG(2004)
# 753 Thaba Tshwane  - Pretoria - RG(2004)
TCT 760
TCT 765
TCT 767
TCT 766
# 760 - Union Buildings - RG(2004)          1600x1200
# 765 - RG(2004)                                      1600x1200
# 767 - State Theatre - SL(1984)
# 776 - RG(2004)
Dawn finds Mercedes # 760 in front of Union Buildings. The Union Buildings are the administration capital of the government. In 1901 the foundations were laid the huge building was completed in November 1913.  Designed by the architect Herbert Baker. Mercedes Single decker No 767 ouside the Pretoria State Theatre, designed by Hans and Roelf Botha the complex houses 5 theatres and was completed in 1981.  Photo Susan Lawrence 1984
TCT 901
PCT 902

PCT 904
PCT 904
# 901 - RG(2004)
# 902 - SH(1977)
# 904 - RG(2004)

# 904 - Bus Depot - RG(2004)
TCT 909
PCT 926
TCT 931
TCT 936
# 909 - Somerset House - RG(2004)
# 926 - SL(1984)

# 931, 242 - RG(2004)
# 936 - RG(2004)                                   1600x1200
TCT 940
TCT 968
TCT 970
TCT 979
# 940 - Bus Depot - RG
# 968 - RG(2004)
# 970 - Palace of Justice - RG(2004)        925x1025
# 979, 240, 144 - Bus Depot - RG(2004)
 
 
 
 
 
 

Gauteng - Page 1

ABBREVIATIONS
ATC Alberton Town Council
BeM Benoni Municipality
BM Brakpan Municipality
BTC Brakpan Town Council
BUT Brakpan Urban Transport
GCT Germiston City Transport
JHMT James Hall Museum of Transport
JT Johannesburg Transport
KPM Kempton Park Municipality
LBS Lenasia Bus Service
NSL North Star Line
PCT /TCT Pretoria City Transport now City of Tshwane Municipal Transport Services
POTS Putco Operating and Technical Services
PUTCO Public Utility Transport Corporation
RBS Rustenburg Bus Services
SMT Springs Municipal Transport
TU Tswhane University
UNISA University of South Africa

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Contributors

SL : Sue Lawrence   DW : Derek Walker
CD : Craig Duckham   RD : Rollo Dickson
PP : Peter Page   DC : Me
GP : Geoff Pethick   SU : Stefan Untergutsch
RS : Ryan Steyn   JV : John Veerkamp
RG : Richard Gillatt   KR : Keith Radley
SH : Stan Hughes (1977)      

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