1953/57 GM TDH-5105 (South Suburban Safeway Lines 517-538 series).

1953/57 GM TDH-5105 (South Suburban Safeway Lines 517-538 series).
Item# 238_13a
$549.00

Product Description

First air-suspension TDH-5105s were acquired in June 1953 (coaches 517-531); seven more coaches were bought in later years, last two (537-538) were delivered in December 1957. In 1961-64 South Suburban Safeway Lines bought 28 TDH-5105 buses from Denver Tramways, The TDH-5105s were withdrawn from service in 1972-74 and Chicago's RTA acquired all South Suburban Safeway Lines routes in 1983.

Scale 1:48 Available 2009

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Photo courtesy of A. J. Reinschmidt collection