|Vehicle||Leyland National 11351A/1R — Midland Red type code: N9|
B49F Leyland National Mk.I
|Number||745 (XOV 745T)|
|Operator||Midland Red Omnibus Company Limited, Bromsgrove depot|
New (3/79) to Midland Red OC Ltd., Birmingham. Passed (6/9/81) to Midland Red (West) Ltd., Worcester. Operator privatised (22/12/86) as Midland Red West Ltd. Withdrawn (5/93) with accident damage. Passed (11/93) to Smith (dealer), Wilmcote
|Location||Exit to the Bull Ring Bus Station, Birmingham.|
|Description||Heading towards Great Malvern on a Service 144 shortly after entering service.|
With the introduction of the “Severnlink” MAP scheme in January 1979, Service 144 was extended to Great Malvern, but this was not successful and only 5 months later Service 144 only ran between Birmingham and Worcester once more. (Before October 1976, Service 144 ran between Birmingham and Malvern Wells).
|Date||c. April 1979|
|Source||Carl Wigmore collection|
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|144||BMMO||December||1930||Birmingham • Bromsgrove • Worcester • Malvern Wells|
|March||1932||Birmingham • Bromsgrove • Worcester • Malvern Wells|
|June||1940||Birmingham • Bromsgrove • Worcester • Malvern Wells|
|June||1957||Birmingham • Bromsgrove • Worcester • Malvern Wells|
|March||1972||Birmingham • Bromsgrove • Worcester • Malvern Wells|
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