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Leyland Torque 2013

Details of the issues of Leyland Torque which were published in 2013.


Leyland Torque 59 - Spring 2013

 

Cover Picture - Coras Iompair Eireann ran a very large fleet of Leyland Titans which they numbered in the "R" class, this being R648.
Editorial - Overseas activity involving Leyland Motors in India, archives.
Society Gathering at Leyland - Sunday 7th July, 2013.
The Society Archives - update on the Leyland Society archives
What Leyland Doing - Visit by Business Secretary to Leyland; PACCAR Direct.
Leyland Lorries for Loads - Lorries from Bedfordshire by Peter J Davies.
Food for Thought - Leyland Tiger TS5 & Lion LT4, Tiger Cubs with Air Suspension, Unusual cab Door, Tiger diffs and Titan tyres, Leyland Body Framework, Mystery Tiger - LRE 843.
India and Ashok Leyland - by Martin Phippard.
Centerfold - This is a c1919/20 Leyland P, 5 ton, long wheelbase (possibly Q, 6 ton).
Odd bodies - Feature edited by Gordon Brooke.

 

McConnachie, Campbeltown Tiger TS8, DJ 8090. Trimdon MS Leyland Tiger TS7, LPT 640. Wright Bros Leyland Tiger TS4, AG 8247. GE Martin-Cooper, Stockbridge Leyland Cub, YD 4706, Wilsons Coaches, Bedford OB, CNL 262, AB Wilson, Horsley Leyland Tiger TS3, FPT 215. Pelere Motors Leyland Tiger TS4, WJ 3558). Lawrence's Leyland Cheetah LZ(?), FLX 773.

Riding on the Rhino - The Leylands of Wrights of Nenthead (Odd bodies extra).
T45 Constructors with Gardner Engines - by Gary Dwyer.
Letters to the Editor - Delhi's double-decker Comet, John Shearman. TD1 "Tailpiece" in Torque No.58, Bob Kell. Manchester Buses, Tony Hall, Mystery Wartime Picture. Leyland Cubs in Ireland, Cyril McIntyre.
Sales & Wants - 1939 Leyland Retriever, Early Leyland Parts lists and Drawings.
The rear cover - This photo poses more questions than answers!. Could this be a prototype of the type 56 cab?
Tailpiece - A Tiger with an unpleasant smelly tailpiece!

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Leyland Torque 60 - Summer 2013

 

Cover Picture - Blackpool FEU, taken from a colour postcard
Editorial
Society Gathering at Leyland - Sunday 7th July, 2013.
New Fleet Book - Edinburgh Corporation
What Leyland Doing - DAF launches new Euro 6 LF and CF series.
Leyland Lorries for Loads - Lorries from North East by Peter J Davies.
Food for Thought - Leyland Gnu "TEC2"; Mystery Bison
The Sales & Service literature of Leyland Motors Ltd - by Mike Sutcliffe
Centerfold - 1924 Leyland SG7 (side type, G (4 ton range))
Odd bodies - Feature edited by Gordon Brooke.

 

Wilson's Coaches, Bedford OB, CNL 262; A.B. Wilson, Horlsey - Leyland Tiger TS3, FPT 215; Pelere Motors - Leyland Tiger TS4, WJ 3558; Lawrence's, Harpenden - Leyland Cheetah LZ2a, FLX 773; Holland Bros - Leyland Tiger TS1, 2 or 3, UY 5286; Welsey, Stoke Goldington - Leyland Tiger TS1, KJ 2379; T Robinson, Appley - Leyland Tiger TS6?, CK 4760

The rear cover - 'Sales and Service' literature theme with an artists impression of dropside Cub.
Tailpiece - A TX450 - what might have been?!

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Leyland Torque 61 - Autumn 2013

 

Cover Picture - Thames Valley Traction Co. Ltd. No.165, Leyland TD1, RX 1754
Editorial
Society Gathering at Leyland - Sunday 7th July, 2013.
The Brush Photograph Collection - By John Bennett
What Leyland Doing - By Steve Whelan - Leyland Trucks gets ready for EURO 6.
Leyland Lorries for Loads - Lorries from East Anglia by Peter J Davies.
Food for Thought - By Mike Sutcliffe
Food for Thought Special - Based on a letter from Geoff Lumb.
Centerfold - Leyland Bull TSQ1 - Thomas Croft & Sons Ltd, Preston
Odd bodies - Feature edited by Gordon Brooke.

 

Wilson Coaches - Bedford OB, CNL 262; Pelere Motors - Leyland Tiger TS4, WJ 3558; Holland Bros - Leyland Tiger TS2, UY 5286; Wesley, Stoke Goldington, Leyland Tiger TS1, KJ 2379; T. Robinson, Appleby - Leyland Tiger TS6, CK 4760; Pye's Motor Tours, Rhos-on-Sea - Leyland Tiger; Seagull, Blackpool - Leyland Cub, FV 1648; Bailey, Turvey - Leyland Tiger PS1, FMJ 934

The Leyland - Crossley Y2 - by Mike Sutcliffe
Leyland in Canada - by Martin Phippard
Letters to the editor
The rear cover - Scottish Oils & Shell-Mex, Leyland Cub KZ1, DUU 317
Tailpiece - Southdown MS 902, UF 740

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Leyland Torque 62 - Summer 2013

 

Cover Picture - Leyland Comet ECO2/R, possibly on delivery to the local main dealer in India?
Editorial
What Leyland Doing - By Steve Whelan - Leyland Trucks supports Sales Drive in Taiwan.
Leyland Lorries for Loads - Lorries from West by Peter J Davies.
Food for Thought - By Mike Sutcliffe
Midland "Red" Leylands - By Allan T Condie.
Centerfold - Leyland Tiger TS2 - Keighley-West Yorkshire K507, new to Yeadon Transport near Leeds
Odd bodies - Feature edited by Gordon Brooke.

Leyland Motors (Canada) Ltd - By Neil D Steele
Cubs are not for Us! - W. Alexander - By Allan T Condie
Working for Leyland Truck & Bus Division, Oldbury Depot - By Ivan Robbins
Letters to the editor
The rear cover - Ribble 2651, Leyland H30/26R, CCK 823
Tailpiece - A super Hippo for the Burmah Oil Company

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