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Scottish Motor Engineering Co

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1905-07 Scottish Motor Engineering Co based in Granton, Edinburgh built the Granton lorry and bus chassis. The 30/40 and 45/50hp engines had four cylinders with a speed of 750rpm.

1907 Showed at the Edinburgh Motor Show a 30/40hp open top double decker to seat 36 passengers and this vehicle was built within regulations of the Metropolitan Police.

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Sources of Information

  • Ian Allan - British Buses Since 1900 - Aldridge and Morris