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Derby Corporation trolley bus on test

The first public appearance of a trolley bus in Derby as Derby Corporation No.84 (RC 406, but running on trade plates 120 CH) undergoes tests in the Market Place. No.34 was a Guy BTX with Brush bodywork, and remained in service until 1946. A total of 23 trolley buses were acquired in the first half of 1932, the first route commissioned being from the Market Place to Nottingham Road Creamery on 9th…