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VehicleLeyland National 11351A/1R — Midland Red type code: N9
B49F Leyland National Mk.I
Number745 (XOV 745T)
OperatorMidland 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 Withdrawn (5/93) with accident damage.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
LocationExit to the Bull Ring Bus Station, Birmingham.
DescriptionHeading 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).
Datec. April 1979
SourceCarl Wigmore collection

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