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old shed Wigan Depot
Photo: B Mcdonough
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Item #: 23883
G M New livery

Comment by: martin on 8th September 2013 at 21:15

Leigh bus 554 fine town

Comment by: Steve on 9th September 2013 at 12:23

They used to hand paint them at Northern Counties back then.

Comment by: Garry on 9th September 2013 at 21:43

Its called coach paint Steve.

Comment by: Steve on 10th September 2013 at 09:36

Garry, i know, it used to take 3 and 1/2 days from bare metal to gloss for that particular one.

Comment by: Mr X on 19th May 2018 at 20:41

Ex Wigan Corpoation Leyland Atlantean, 3, GMT 3332, NEK3K photographed in the depot in the early 1980s, and GMT standard Atlantean 8285, FVR285V. GMT standard Atlanteans were being allocated new at Wigan from 1976. I think those new at Wigan were 7614, 7679-7683, 7724, 7726, 7743, 7746, 7751, 7756, 7757, 7761, 7764, 7767, 7793, 8155, 8161, 8166, 8177, 8205, 8215, 8219, 8223, 8228, 8229, 8251, 8258, 8262, 8266, 8268, 8278, 8285, 8287-8289, 8297-8300, 8326, 8333-8335, 8371, 8378, 8385, 8394, 8414, 8428, 8443, 8458, 8464, 8491, 8500, 8522, 8532, 8534, 8536, 8538, 8541, 8542, 8554, 8562, 8580, 8595, 8603, 8616, 8622, 8629, 8638, 8649, 8655, 8689, 8701, 8724, 8739, 8740, 8756 and 8763 bodied by Northern Counties, and 7885, 7892, 7909 bodied by Park Royal.

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