Durham District Services Limited, Durham

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History

Durham District Services was formed in August 1950 by four operators who were operating bus services in the Central and South Durham areas. These operators were:

  Express Omnibus Co (Durham) Ltd, Durham  
  ABC Motor Services, Ferryhill  
  Darlington Triumph Services Ltd, Darlington  
  Gilesgate Moor Garage, Durham  

J's Operated

Fleet No Reg No In service Out Service Original Op Remarks
O116 AHN 428 Mar 51 Feb 54 UAS BJO3  
O117 BHN 239 Apr 51 1956 UAS BJO44  
O118 BHN 205 May 51 1955 UAS BJO10  
O119 CHN 322 May 51 1955 UAS BJO122  
O120 BHN 206 May 51 1955 UAS BJO11  
O121 CHN 277 May 51 1955 UAS BJO77  
O124 BHN 213 Aug 51 1956 UAS BJO18  
O125 AHN 417 Dec 51 Dec 54 UAS BJ42  
O126 CHN 319 Dec 51 1956 UAS BJO119  
O127 CHN 290 Dec 51 1955 UAS BJO90  
O128 BHN 236 Dec 51 1955 UAS BJO41  
O129 BHN 211 Jan 52 1956 UAS BJO16  
O130 BHN 219 Jan 52 1956 UAS BJO24  
O131 CHN 280 Jan 52   UAS BJO80  
O132 AHN 413 Jan 52 Nov 55 UAS BJ38  
O133 AHN 419 Dec 51 Jul 56 UAS BJ44  
O134 CHN 293 Dec 51 1955 UAS BJO93  
O135 CHN 284 Feb 52 1957 UAS BJO84  
O136 CHN 288 Feb 52 1957 UAS BJO88  
O137 CHN 306 Jan 52 1956 UAS BJO106  
O138 BHN 240 Jan 52 1954 UAS BJO45  
O139 BHN 209 Jan 52 1955 UAS BJO14  
O140 BHN 242 Mar 52 1957 UAS BJO47  
O141 BHN 246 Feb 52 1957 UAS BJO51  
O142 CHN 314 Nov 51 1956 UAS BJO114  
O143 CHN 272 Mar 52 1957 UAS BJO72  
O144 CHN 287 Feb 52 1956 UAS BJO87  
O145 BHN 251 Feb 52 1955 UAS BJO56  
O146 CHN 282 Feb 52 1955 UAS BJO82  
O147 CHN 289 Feb 52 1957 UAS BJO89  
O148 CHN 304 Mar 52 1957 UAS BJO104  
O149 AHN 402 Feb 52 Feb 55 UAS BJ27  
O150 CHN 271 Feb 53 1955 UAS BJ071  
O151 CHN 268 Mar 53 1957 UAS BJO68  
O152 AHN 403 Mar 53 Sep 56 UAS BJ28  
O153 CHN 297 Apr 53 1956 UAS BJO97  
O154 CHN 283 May 53 1956 UAS BJO83  
O155 CHN 274 Jun 53 1956 UAS BJO74  
O156 AHN 395 Feb 54 Jul 55 UAS BJ20  

Fleetnames Used

bullet Durham District
bullet Durham District Services

Operating Depots

bullet Barnard Castle
bullet Darlington (closed 1961 - vehicles transferred to UAS Depot)
bullet Durham (closed 1961 - vehicles transferred to UAS Depot)
bullet Ferryhill
bullet Middlebrough (UAS Garage)
bullet Sedgefield
bullet Sunderland