to the PBMs East Bay Motor Coach Lines (Key System) #308 this larger1933 Twin Coach
model 30 was the only one of this model to be operated by the East Bay Motor Coach Lines.
It was kept around long after its passenger carrying days as a Key System service coach.
by John (Jerry) Graham in the1950s, it along with several other vintage buses and trucks
were stored on his property in Atherton, CA for many years.
PBM acquired the #400 from the estate of the late Jerry Graham in 1996. This venerable bus
shares its regional transit heritage with former Key System Twin Coach # 308 as being the
oldest coaches in the Pacific Bus Museum fleet.
Coach, Kent, Ohio
Model: Model 30,
Serial#25378, Built 1933
mounted 6 cylinder Hercules WXO gasoline engine with 3 speed mechanical transmission
Body: Steel body on
frame, seats 26 passengers, two passenger doors
width 94 ½"
need of a complete ground up restoration, the #400 is structurally sound with its body
intact and most of its windows but minus its seats and has a deteriorating floor.
The motor, which has not run for a number of years, turns freely. The coach is currently
stored in Williams, CA
the PBMs bus preservation efforts. Join the museums Adopt-A-Bus program. Adopt
this bus or any PBM bus of your choice by contributing to a special fund account reserved
for maintenance and or restoration of each bus. All of the PBMs buses have their own
special accounts and all funds donated to a particular account will be used only for that
donate to the Special Funds account for this bus indicate Bus #400 on
Click here to make a donation to the "Pacific Bus Museum" for this bus.