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7999MD was the first Plaxton bodied Bedford VAL14 and carried this Embassy II C44F body. It was in the fleet of Bloomfield, London S.E.5 and was the only one of this style to enter passenger service.
It is seen whilst on an Omnibus Society study tour. Exhibited at the 1962 Commercial Motor Show on chassis 1202, the body was transferred to chassis 1009 before sale to Bloomfield in March 1963.
Photo taken by Geoff Fisk, courtesy of John Kaye, Saturday 30 March 1963
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