The Omnibus Society Fleet

6 - 1952 Morris Commercial PP

Morris Number 6

Photo: Graeme Inwood

First Registered: 1952.

Bodybuilder: Nuttal.

No of seats: B31F.

1st Owner: Nimons 6.

2nd Owner: Omnibus Society.

Chassis Number: 386.

Registration: EM8606.

Into Service: 1952

Out of Service: 1986

Joined OS Fleet: Oct 1986

Current Status: Passed out of fleet to Bill Nimon

History: First all metal bus built by Nuttals. Maintenance and restoration work was carried out by the Society before the bus was passed back to Bill Nimon when we were short of storage space and he had under cover storage available. Bill has been continuing the restoration with the bus running again and work continuing on the bodywork.

Seen at Wellington Tramway Museum - Peter Rendall

Number 6 being restored in the Karori Workshop. Photo: Peter Trevor

Departing Karori for Hawkes Bay. Photo: Peter Rendall

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