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Offline James4368

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1395 on: September 17, 2017, 02:21:57 PM »
17/09/17

07:17 X1 (SN66WFB 6833) Coventry Road/Sunnymead Road  - Coventry Pool Meadow

08:23 16 (BX61LNH 4840) Coventry Transport Museum - Binley Retail Park

Visited Bartlett Haulage's Depot for the open day - Photographs / video for my Youtube.

09:44 13 (SN64OCC 4995) Brandon Road - Trinity Street (nr transport museum)

10:02 X1 (SN66WEW 6830) Trinity Street - Coventry Road/Gilbertstone Avenue.
Local Bus Routes
58 - Yardley Swan - Solihull
60 - Birmingham - Cranes Park
99 - Lea Village - Acocks Green
S16 - Yardley Swan - Solihull
X1 - Birmingham - Coventry
X2 - Birmingham - Solihull

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1396 on: September 17, 2017, 10:20:30 PM »
17/09/17.

NXWM 6758, WA937A Kingstanding Circle to George Frederick Road.
Diamond 20856, 77 George Frederick Road to Walsall St. Paul's Bus Station.
Photographed in Walsall for a bit including @Isobel6725 driving 1843 on the A51 to Amazon Rugeley.
Midland Classic 79, Rail Replacement Walsall to Tame Bridge Parkway.
London Midland 170509, 2A63 Tame Bridge Parkway to Birmingham New Street.
Virgin Trains 390040, 1B24 Birmingham New Street to Coventry (train continued to London Euston).
NXC 4763, 12X Coventry Rail Station to University of Warwick.
Stagecoach Warwickshire 10727, Leamington Spa U17 University of Warwick to Coventry City Centre.
Photographed in Coventry for a bit.
NXC 4766, 12X Coventry Pool Meadow Bus Station to Coventry Rail Station.
London Midland 350117, 2C28 Coventry to Birmingham New Street.
London Midland 323220, 2W44 Birmingham New Street to Wolverhampton.
Virgin Trains 221107, 9M57 Wolverhampton to Birmingham New Street (train originated in Glasgow Central and continued to London Euston.
NXWM 4486, PB33 Birmingham City Centre to Kingstanding Circle.
« Last Edit: September 17, 2017, 10:26:31 PM by Michael Bevan »
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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1397 on: September 23, 2017, 03:49:29 PM »
NX 1767, 11, Wood Green Road to Walsall.
NX 4867, 51, Walsall to Scott Arms.
NX 1899, 28, Scott Arms to Hassop Road, Grindleford Road.
NX 4284, 52, Hassop Road terminus to Birmingham.
NX 4286, 52A Birmingham to Booths Farm terminus.
NX 4280, 52A, Booths Farm to Birmingham.
NX 4781, 16, The Priory Queensway to Hamstead Village.
NX 763, 54, Hamstead Village to One Stop.
NX 7024, 46, One Stop to Birmingham.
NX 4239, 127, Birmingham to Dudley.
NX 1770, 13, Dudley to Myvod Road.
Locals: NX 11/13. NX 40. Diamond 40. Thandi 311. Diamond 310.

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1398 on: September 24, 2017, 03:49:22 PM »
NXWM - BY 55 - 1813 - Ward End to City Centre, Priory Queensway.
NXWM - BC 29 - 4931 - City Centre, Priory Queensway to Bath Row.
Walked to Colmore Row.
NXWM - PN X10 - 6713 - City Centre, Colmore Row to Bearwood, Hagley Road - via Dudley Road and City Road.
NXWM AG 11 Shuttle - 4230 - Bearwood, High Street (turned round in Bearwood Bus Station) to Dudley Road, Summerfield Park - via City Road.
NXWM WN 126 - 6778 - Dudley Road, Summerfield Park to Birmingham City Centre, Moor Street, The Bullring - via Dudley Road.
NXWM BC X70 - 4934 - Priory Queensway, Birmingham City Centre to Bromford Lane, Bromford Drive - via the Aston Expressway and Tyburn Road.
Local Routes,
NXWM - AG 11A, AG 11C, PB 28, BY 55, PB 94 plus one BC 70 and BC 94C a day in each direction.
Diamond - Tividale 25 and Redditch 28A.
Social Travel - 11C.
DTS - 11A.
Claribels - 55 and 94.
Green Bus - 843.
Plus, TGB 844, Igo 800 and NXWM BC 14 a bit further away.

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1399 on: September 24, 2017, 09:34:58 PM »
Blackpool (23/09/2017)

NXWM - BC - 4939 60 Sheaf Lane, Mardon Road (Sheldon) - Birmingham, Moor Street Queensway (04:36 Cranes Park - Birmingham)
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VTWC - 390002 - Birmingham New Street - Preston (1S36 06:15 Birmingham New Street - Edinburgh)
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NT - 150112 - Preston - Blackpool North (2N92 07:23 Manchester Victoria - Blackpool North)
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BT (HTT) - 600 Tower/North Pier - Bispham (09:43 Tower/North Pier - Bispham)
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BT (HTT) - 715 Bispham - Thornton Gate - Tower/North Pier (09:53 Tower/North Pier - Thornton Gate/10:27 Cleveleys - Pleasure Beach)
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BT (HTT) - 621 Tower/North Pier - Pleasure Beach (10:?? Bispham - Pleasure Beach (Special))
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BT (HTT) - 713 Pleasure Beach - Bispham - Pleasure Beach (11:20 Pleasure Beach - Bispham/11:47 Bispham - Pleasure Beach)
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BT (HTT) - 621 Pleasure Beach - Tower/North Pier (12:40 Pleasure Beach - Tower/North Pier (Special))
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BT (LRT) - 014 Tower/North Pier - Manchester Square (??:?? Fleetwood Ferry - Starr Gate
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BT (HTT) - 700 Rigby Road (Depot) - Starr Gate (13:00 Rigby Road (Depot) - Rigby Road (Depot))
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Preserved BT - 554 Starr Gate - Blundell Street (13:00 Blundell Street - Blundell Street via Airport)
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Preserved BT - 364 Blundell Street - Airport - Blundell Street (13:45 Blundell Street - Blundell Street via Airport)
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BT (HTT) - 648 Tower/North Pier - Starr Gate - Pleasure Beach (14:08 Fleetwood - Starr Gate/15:15 Starr Gate - Fleetwood)
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BT (HTT) - 723 Pleasure Beach - Starr Gate - Tower/North Pier (15:18 Fleetwood - Starr Gate/16:25 Starr Gate - Cleveleys)
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NT - 156482+156443 Blackpool North - Preston (1U74 17:35 Blackpool North - Manchester Victoria)
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VTWC - 390157 - Preston - Birmingham New Street (9M59 16:00 Glasgow Central - London Euston)
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NXWM - BC - 4385 60 Birmingham, Moor Street Queensway - Sheaf Lane, Mardon Road (Sheldon) (20:43 Birmingham - Cranes Park)

Buses;
364 - Leyland Atlantean
554 - AEC Swift
4385 - Dennis Trident 2
4939 - Dennis Enviro 400

Trams;
014 - Flexity 2
600 - Boat Car
621 - Brush Car
648 - Centenary Car
700 - Balloon Car
713 - Balloon Car
715 - Balloon Car
723 - Balloon Car

BC - Birmingham Central Garage
BT - Blackpool Transport
HTT - Heritage Tram Tours
LRT - Light Rail Tram
NT - Northern
NXWM - National Express West Midlands
VTWC - Virgin Trains (West Coast)
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60 Birmingham - Cranes Park | 72 Solihull Station - Chelmsley Wood | 73 Solihull - Heartlands Hospital | X1 Birmingham - Coventry | X1 Birmingham - NEC & Airport | X2 Birmingham - Solihull Station

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1400 on: October 01, 2017, 07:25:07 PM »
Saturday 30th September 2017 - North West London Bus Trip
VT 390044 Birmingham International - Watford Junction
RTP 258 ADE40415 (Enviro 400) Watford Junction - Melbourne Road (first day of RATP on 258)
RTP 258 ADE40418 (Enviro 400) Melbourne Road - Watford High Street Station
RTP 258 ADE40411 (Enviro 400) Watford High Street - Harrow & Wealdstone Station
ML 140 VWH2218 (Volvo B5LH) Harrow & Wealdstone - Harrow Bus Station
ML 114 VWH2326 (Volvo B5LH) Harrow Bus Station - Queensbury Station
ML 114 VWH2311 (Volvo B5LH) Queensbury Station - Burnt Oak
ML 32 TEH915 (Enviro 400 Hybrid) Burnt Oak - Edgware
RTP 292 VHR45205 (Volvo B5LH/Wright SRM) Edgware - Stirling Corner
ML 107 TE1100 (Enviro 400) Stirling Corner - Barnet Church
UNO 383 602 (Enviro 200) Barnet The Spires - Woodside Park Station
London Underground Northern Line Woodside Park - Archway
ML 17 VWH2018 (Volvo B5LH) Archway - Kings Cross
TT 30 DN33782 (Enviro 400) Kings Cross - Euston
VT 221115 London Euston - Birmingham International

ML - Metroline
RTP - RATP London Sovereign
TT - Tower Transit
UNO - University Bus (Hatfield)
VT - Virgin Trains

Probably the furthest I have travelled in one day on London Buses and managed to go on Unos only TfL route and ride the ADEs on the first day of RATP operation
Local routes:
Diamond:146
First:144
iGo:19/39/42/145
NXWM:27/45/47/49/63/98

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1401 on: October 01, 2017, 08:20:06 PM »
Saturday September 30 - a day in Milton Keynes

NXWM 4861 - 51 - 05:40 Scott Arms to city centre
LM 350263 - 06:33 Birmingham New Street to Long Buckby
(thought the xx:33 went through to London but this one doesn't - my bad)
LM 350123 - 07:27 Long Buckby to Rugby
LM 350376 - 07:43 Rugby to Milton Keynes Central
--- Wetherspoons breakfast ---
Z&S Transport Y985 TGH - 18 - 09:22 Milton Keynes Central to Bletchley
Red Rose Travel X514 UAT - 28 - 10:00 Bletchley to Central Milton Keynes
Arriva Milton Keynes 3732 - 2 - 11:00 Midsummer Boulevard to Newport Pagnell
Arriva Milton Keynes 4516 - 1 - 11:36 Newport Pagnell -
Central Milton Keynes - Newton Leys
Arriva Milton Keynes 3775 - 6 - 13:05 Lakes Estate - Central Milton Keynes - Wolverton
Arriva Milton Keynes 5008 - 7 - 14:50 Wolverton to Central Milton Keynes
AU54 ENY - 25 - 15:08 Central Milton Keynes to the Coachway (no indication who actually runs this route)
Arriva Milton Keynes 3641 - 300 - 16:05 Coachway to Kingston District Centre
Arriva Milton Keynes 2449 - 8 - 16:24 Kingston District Centre  to Central Milton Keynes
--- Wetherspoons dinner ---
Arriva Milton Keynes 3735 - 4 - 17:45 Midsummer Boulevard to Milton Keynes Central station
LM 350242 - 17:54 Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
NXWM 448x (I think) - 65 - 20:30 Priory Queensway to Stockland Green
--- lift home about 1am ---

I quite like Milton Keynes
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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1402 on: October 07, 2017, 04:35:21 PM »
7/10/17

NX 4287, 52, Hassop Road to Birmingham.
NX 4896, 45, Birmingham to Longbridge.
NX 4395, 49, Longbridge to Solihull.
NX 4503, X12, Solihull to Birmingham.
NX 4479, 52A, Birmingham to Booths Farm.
NX 1869, 28, Walsall Road, Booths Farm Road to Perry Common Road.
NX 4818, 7, College Road to Birmingham.
NX 7030, 52, Birmingham to Hassop Road.
Locals: NX 11/13. NX 40. Diamond 40. Thandi 311. Diamond 310.

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Re: Round Trips
« Reply #1403 on: October 10, 2017, 06:47:18 PM »
Nice trip on some unusual buses on unusual routes today

3094*-4H- Halesowen
3088*( dart)- 002- brilliant bus more powerful than all the centros!!( urban 90 seats)
30880-002-Halesowen
30929-4H( seriously struggled to reach any speed, 5mph up hills
30409-4H
6108-9
6112-9
30120-4H- excellent bus urban 90 again