TQ2879 : The Boris Bus comes into Victoria Bus Station (2)

taken 9 years ago, near to Westminster, Great Britain

The Boris Bus comes into Victoria Bus Station (2)
The Boris Bus comes into Victoria Bus Station (2)
This bus is one of the eight new NB4L Wright Gemini 2's have been bought for the route.
This is on Route 38 between Victoria Bus Station (beside the Railway Station - on the right) and Hackney Central.

The modern bus is also known as Boris Bus, it was designed to replace the 'hated' bendy buses.
Boris Bus

This is a 21st century replacement of the iconic Routemaster as a bus built specifically for use in London. Designed by Heatherwick Studio, it is built by Wrightbus, and features the 'hop-on hop-off' rear open platform of the original Routemaster, but meets the requirements for modern buses to be fully accessible. The first bus entered service on 27 February 2012.

See LinkExternal link for more specific details on the bus.

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Sunday, 3 February, 2013   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 5 February, 2013
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Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2891 7909 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:29.7637N 0:8.6629W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2890 7910
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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