Type of Vehicle - Bus
Year built/registered - 1950
Vehicle Description - Dennis Lancet III J10, Body make/type - Strachan, Body seating code - B38R
Reg No. HOU 904, Fleet No. 178
Livery/Operator - Aldershot & District Traction Co Ltd.
HOU 904 was one of ten of the last batch of Dennis Lancets that went into service with Aldershot
& District in1950. A Strachan body with 38 seats and the passenger door at the rear. Powered by the Dennis 0.6 a 7.6 litre direct injection compression-Ignition oil engine.
The bus was sold into preservation in 1967. It fell into disrepair after a period of neglect in the late
nineties and again in 2018.
The latest custodians have recently finished a full overhaul.