SP0683 : Buses entering Cannon Hill Park

taken 22 years ago, near to Edgbaston, Birmingham, Great Britain

Buses entering Cannon Hill Park
Buses entering Cannon Hill Park
The Outer Circle bus rally was an annual event run by the Aston Manor Road Transport Museum. Buses gathered in Cannon Hill Park, but there was also a road run around at least some of bus route 11, the Birmingham Outer Circle, which was Europe's longest urban bus route at the time. Here, two preserved West Midlands PTE Fleetlines, led by Park Royal bodied Daimler 4613, cross the River Rea into the park after participating in the road run, watched by a police officer on a motorcycle.
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Date Taken
October 1997   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 27 February, 2016
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Suburb, Urban fringe  Roads, Road transport  People, Events 
Primary Subject of Photo
Bus 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0627 8341 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:26.9169N 1:54.5504W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 0628 8340
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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