n=0 METRO81

UQB081 MTT (81)
Leyland Tiger OPS4/1 / Bolton
Armadale Depot
circa 1970

Leyland Tiger OPS4/1
Chassis No:  490897
Body:  Bolton 10/49 B40F
Engine:  Leyland O600 6cyl 9.8ℓ 125hp diesel
Gearbox:  4sp synchromesh
   converted to     4sp synchromesh
Last updated:  3 October 2014
  DATE       REGO    No   FLEET
19 Oct 194931981(81)Metro Buses
by1 Dec 195145681(81)Metro Buses
31 Aug 195845681(81)MTT
20 Feb 1964WAG8081(81)MTT
22 Oct 1968UQB081(81)MTT
1972(81)WA Transport Museum (Castledare)
9 Mar 1984XEI141(81)Bus Museum of WA (Bellevue)
circaFeb 20041BPS881(81)Bus Preservation Society of WA (Whiteman Park)

19 May 1972   
Operated by WATM at Wanneroo Lion Park commencing
30 Mar 1974   source? R200=12.04.1974
Exhibited at the MTT Silver Jubilee Staff Presentation (Gloucester Park)
Aug 1983   R134
Featured on Channel 9 news after Perth`s first Bus Rally
10 Nov 1985   R162
Displayed at MTT `Staff Up-date` Pagoda Ballroom (Como) to contrast with new Renault PR100.2 (543)
7 Mar 1986   R166
Repainted into approximation of `Metro` livery and displayed in Forrest Place at `MetroBus` launch
14 Feb 1995   R270 & R271
Partially repainted to correct colour error in previous repaint
30 Oct 1996   R291

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