MCW Metrorider

MCW MetroRider E705LYU
© Cliff Baker
E705 LYU

MCW Metrorider MF1 158/2 MB9517 DP33F
Purchased new by London Buses (fleet no MRL75, named "Woodpecker II"), and operated by subsidiary Roundabout January 1988.
Transferred to Selkent (fleet no MRL75) 1 April 1989..
Transferred to East London Bus & Coach Company, Ilford (fleet no MRL75) January 1992.
Transferred to London General Transport Services, Mitcham (fleet no MRL75) July 1993.
Transferred back to East London Bus & Coach Company, Ilford, becoming Stagecoach East London (fleet no MRL75) August 1993.
Sold to Fleetmaster, Horsham (dealer) November 1995.
Purchased by Sussex Bus, Pagham via Martins Motors, Swinnerton (dealer) April 1996.
Acquired by Stagecoach with the Sussex Bus business (fleet no 2705) on 18 October 1996.
Sold to Houston Ramm, Heywood (dealer) 28 November 1997.
Purchased by Compass Travel December 1997.
Sold September 2001.
Pictured above on 22 June 2001.


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