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Model Fleet Focus
Like many of the municipal operators, Birmingham City Transport was very proud of its bus fleet, and painted the vehicles in a very distinctive livery. Our Fleet Focus illustrates how this livery was applied to the successive vehicles and creates an attractive and very collectable fleet.
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Forward Models
NGS-03 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Standard New Look Guy Arab 1950 2598
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RELEASED September 2012
EC-04 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Crossley Exposed Radiator 1647
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RELEASED September 2012
EC-05 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Crossley Exposed Radiator 2397
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RELEASED September 2012
NDB-06 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT - DAIMLER
3225 MOF225) with Typhoo Tea advert on route 24 to WARSTOCK Via Showell Green Lane
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RELEASED April 2013
NGB-07 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT - GUY ARAB
2935 (JOJ935) with Drink a pinta advert on route 41 to TURVES GREEN via Pershore Road.
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RELEASED April 2013
NGB-08 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT - GUY ARAB
3001 (LOG301) with Co-Op advert on route 44 to ACOCKS GREEN Via Lincoln Road.
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RELEASED April 2013
EDB-14 Birmingham City Transport - Daimler CVD6
EDB-14 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT - Daimler CVD6
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RELEASED March 2014
EDB-14 Birmingham City Transport - Daimler CVD6
EDB-15 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT - Daimler CVD6
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RELEASED March 2014
Corgi Original Omnibus Company
42201 Birmingham City Transport Guy Arab Tower Wagon
42201 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Guy Arab Tower Wagon.
64 (AOG651).
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RELEASED August 1997
43910 Birmingham City Transport Guy Arab Park Royal Utility
43910 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Guy Arab Park Royal Utility.
1400 (FOP400) on route 9 to Quinton.
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RELEASED November 1999
OM43915 Birmingham City Transport Daimler CWA6 Utility
OM43915 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Daimler CWA6 Utility.
1389 (FOP389) either on route 22 to Bolton Road or City (Suffolk Street).
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RELEASED June 2011
OM45112 MCW Metrobus II Birmingham City Transport heritage livery.
OM45112 MCW Metrobus II BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT heritage livery.
West Midlands Travel 2872 (B872DOM)on route 23 to Woodgate via Harborne in traditional Birmingham City Corporation heritage livery.
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RELEASED November 2002
EFE
Daimler Fleetline
18001 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Daimler Fleetline
Fleet number 3436, on route 3 to Ridgeacre Lane via Harborne.
Model released July 1994.
16510 Leyland Atlantean
16510 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Leyland Atlantean
Fleet number 3236, on route 43 to Nechells.
Model Released December 1994.
16111 Leyland PD2 Highbridge
16111 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Leyland PD2 Highbridge
Fleet number 2157, Registration number JOJ157, on route 75 to Wednesbury via West Bromwich.
Model Released July 1996
25401 Manchester MCW Fleetline
25401 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Manchester style MCW Fleetline
Fleet number 3400, registration number 400KDV, on route 9 to Quinton.
Model released June 1998.
26302 Guy Arab II Utility bus
26302 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT Guy Arab II Utility bus
Fleet number 1356, registration number FOP356, on route 18A to Northfield.
Model released September 1999.
99206 Daimler Utility BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT.
99206 Daimler Utility BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT.
The sustained destruction of buses in Birmingham caused some of the replacement Utility buses entering service to be painted military grey with visibility white markings.
Model released June 2005.
101002A Birmingham City Transport RT
101002A BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT RT.
Masquerading as Birmingham Corporation 1632, an RT model released in February 1990.
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Model released February 1990.
102003 Birmingham open top RT
102003 BIRMINGHAM CITY TRANSPORT open top RT".
Mock model of a Birmingham open top RT.
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Model released March 1990.