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Bedford OB

 
Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - RON W DEW (DEWSWAY)
This photograph was taken at Ipswich, before the Ipswich-Felixtowe Historic Vehicle Run, 2nd May 1999 and shows Bedford OB CUT465.

This is the actual vehicle (missing the Dewsway Tours fleet name on the side) represented by Atlas Editions model 4642103  

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - HANTS & DORSET

This photograph shows KEL679, a preserved ex-Hants and Dorset Bedford OB/Duple. It is seen at the Midland Bus Museum Wythall in July 1989. This is the actual vehicle represented by Corgi OOC model 42503

Photograph Bob Belcher



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - ISLE OF MAN TOURS

This photograph was taken on Sunday 13th August 1995 at 'The Bungalow', next to the track for the Snaefell Mountain Railway with the top of Snaefell behind. This is the actual vehicle as represented by Corgi Classics 1/50th scale model 97100

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - KENZIES COACHES

This photograph was taken at Showbus on 29 September 1996 and shows JBY804. This is the actual vehicle represented by Corgi OOC Code 2 Model OM426xx

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - LEATHERS COACHES

This photograph was taken at Showbus on 27 September 1998 and shows GWV101. This is the actual vehicle represented by EFE model 20129

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - LEATHERS COACHES (REAR VIEW)

This photograph was taken at Showbus on 28 September 2003 and shows the rear view of the above vehicle.

Photograph Bob Belcher



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - LODGE COACHES

This photograph was taken at Showbus on Sunday 27th September 2009 and shows TMY700. This is the actual vehicle as represented by EFE model 20136

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - MERVYNS COACHES

This photograph was taken at the Mid-Hants Bus Rally, Alton on 20th July 2008 and shows HOD75. This is the actual vehicle to be represented (at a different time of its life) in Royal Blue livery by Sun Star model H5012 due for release in 2011

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - PREMIER TRAVEL (WATFORD)

This photograph was taken at Showbus on 22 September 2002 and shows  LTA904. This is the actual vehicle represented by the EFE model 20107 (see also photograph below).

Photograph Bob Belcher



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - PREMIER TRAVEL (WATFORD)

This photograph was taken at Showbus on 29 September 1996 and shows  LTA904. Alongside is Leyland Tiger ENT778 also in Premier livery (see Gallery Page 3 for an individual photograph of the Tiger). These two vehicles are the actual ones represented by Corgi Classics in their 1/50th scale gift set 97079 (Premier Travel 70th Anniversary). The OB was also represented as an individual model by EFE (see photograph above).

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - ROYAL BLUE 1411 (Photograph 1)

This photograph was taken at Showbus on Sunday 28th Sep 2008 and shows fleet number 1411 (OTA750 ). This is the actual model represented by Oxford Diecast model NOB004 and is similar to fleet number 1409 (LTA748) represented by Original Classics model OCLBOB1. EFE also represented fleet number 1433 (LTA909) with model 20102

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - ROYAL BLUE 1411 (Photograph 2)

This photograph shows the offside view of the above.

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - SEAGULL COACHES

This photograph was taken at the Southend Bus & Transport Rally,  Southchurch Park East on 7 June 1998 and shows CFV851. This is the actual vehicle represented by the Corgi OOC model 42605

Photograph John Bennett



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - SHAMROCK AND RAMBLER

This photograph was taken at Showbus 97. It shows Bedford OB KEL95 (left hand vehicle). This is the actual vehicle represented by the EFE model 20126

Photograph Bob Belcher



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - TROSSACHS TRUNDLER

This photograph shows Bedford OB BJV590 and was taken in the Trossachs, at the Loch Katrine Car Park circa 1995. This is the actual vehicle represented by Corgi OOC model 42502

Photograph Anthony Gallimore



Click here for a higher resolution image BEDFORD OB - VIC'S TOURS (SCILLY ISLES)

This photograph was taken at Hugh Town, St. Mary's, Scilly Isles on a wet Tuesday 18th August 1970 and shows FDL842. This is the actual vehicle represented by Corgi Classics 1/50th scale model 97101

Photograph John Bennett



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