|Vehicle||Leyland Tiger TRCTL11/3RH|
C53F Plaxton Paramount I 3200
New with C50FT layout, reseated (12/84) to C48FT layout . Reseated (by 10/86) to C44FT layout . Reseated (2/91) to C50FT layout . Reseated (4/92) to C53F layout
|Number||1012 (A896 KCL)|
New to Eastern Counties OC Ltd. as fleet number LT896
|Operator||First Midland Red Buses Limited, Worcester depot|
New (11/83) to Eastern Counties OC Ltd., Norwich. Passed (9/84) to Midland Red (Express) Ltd., Birmingham. Operator renamed (1/5/85) to Midland Red Coaches Ltd. Operator privatised (22/12/86) as Midland Red West Ltd. Hire or loan (1/11/87–7/11/88) to Wessex National, Bristol. Hire or loan (22/4/89–31/10/89) to Wessex National, Bristol. Hire or loan (12/3/90–31/10/90) to Wessex National, Bristol. Withdrawn (1/97). Reinstated (4/97). Operator renamed (26/3/99) to First Midland Red Buses Ltd. Passed (8/03) to First Beeline Buses Ltd. (“First Berkshire & Thames Valley”), Slough. Passed (3/04) to First Midland Red Buses Ltd., Worcester. Withdrawn (6/04). Passed (6/05) to Wellington (Tally Ho Coaches), Kingsridge
|Location||Gloucester Bus Station.|
|Description||Departing for a Service 372 to Worcester.|
Gloucester Bus Station was closed in October 2018, and the new "Gloucester Transport Hub" opened on an adjacent site to replace it.
|Date||Saturday 24th August 2002|
|Source||Photograph © Ben Morroll|
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|372||MRW||March||1982||Worcester • Kempsey • Tewkesbury • Gloucester|
|June||1986||Worcester • Kempsey • Tewkesbury • Gloucester|
|December||1986||Worcester • Kempsey • Tewkesbury • Gloucester|
|May||1988||Worcester • Kempsey • Tewkesbury • Gloucester|
|August||1992||Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn|
|February||1995||Worcester • Kempsey • Upton-upon-Severn|
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