SCT '61 Photo Index
West Midlands PTE
West Midlands PTE came in to existence on 1st October 1969 taking over the fleets of Birmingham, Walsall, West Bromwich and Wolverhampton. This index just shows vehicles new to the PTE; those taken over by the PTE at formation are shown under the municipal fleet where they entered service.
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West Midlands PTE 3966, SOE966H, a Daimler Fleetline with Park Royal H47/33D body, new in early 1970.
Photo taken Pershore Road South, Kings Norton
Osbornes SOE967H, Daimler Fleetline / Park Royal H47/33D, ex-West Midlands, one of a batch of nearly 100 delivered in late 1969, early 1970.
Photo taken October 1980, Colchester Bus Station
Partridge TOB997H, Daimler Fleetline CRG6LX / Park Royal H47/33D, ex-West Midlands PTE, new in April 1970.
Photo taken 1982, Ranelagh Road, Ipswich
West Midlands PTE 4083, YOX83K, a Daimler Fleetline CRG6LX built in 1971 with Park Royal H43/33F bodywork.
Photo taken July 1980, West Midlands
Coastal Red EOF275L, a Daimler Fleetline CRG6LX / Park Royal H43/33F, seen here on Clacton Circular route 50, with route adverts on the bus, in competition with Eastern National.
Photo taken July 1987, Pallister Road, Clacton