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PhotographCommentsFavourites VehicleTimetables
VehicleLeyland Leopard PSU3E/4R — Midland Red type code: C21
C49F Plaxton Supreme IV
New with C53F layout, reseated (4/87) to C49F layout
Number783 (BVP 783V)
OperatorMidland Red West Limited, Worcester depot
New (2/80) to Midland Red OC Ltd., Birmingham. Passed (6/9/81) to Midland Red (Express) Ltd., Birmingham. Operator renamed (1/5/85) to Midland Red Coaches Ltd. Withdrawn (12/86). Operator privatised (22/12/86) as Midland Red West Ltd. Hire or loan (2/6/89–9/12/89) to Wessex National. Withdrawn (9/12/89) with accident damage. Reinstated (5/90). Passed (4/96) to PMT Ltd., Stoke-on-Trent. Withdrawn (7/99). Passed (11/99) to Passenger Vehicle Spares (Barnsley) Ltd. (dealer), Carlton
LocationNewport Street Bus Station, Worcester.
DescriptionDeparting on a Service 374 to Upton-Upon-Severn.
This vehicle was rebuilt with a deferent style front after it was heavily damaged while on loan to Wessex
DateMonday 23rd July 1990
SourcePhotograph © Chris Sampson

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MRWMarch1982Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn
June1986Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn
December1986Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn
May1988Tewkesbury • Kempsey • WorcesterBest Match
August1992Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn
February1995Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn

Service 374 timetable dated 1st May 1988 is the Best Match for this photograph.

The Best Match is selected from the timetable database as being the timetable most likely operated by the vehicle in the photograph, based on the date of the photograph, vehicle operator, and destination route number.