Chassis: Scania Metropolitan BR111DH
Chassis Number: –
Body Number: –
Seating Capacity: H43/33F
New: February 1975
Withdrawn: February 1993
1975-1993: Life with Leicester City Transport
Delivered new to Leicester City Transport in February 1975. One of 68 delivered between 1974-1977 for the continuation of one manning route conversions and to replace the early Leyland PD3 rear entrance double deckers. 301 was the first bus to be painted in the new council livery of Red, White and Grey in August 1984. Stored in June 1992 due to engine failure, reinstated to service in October 1992 due to Kinch launching a bus war in Leicester. Finally withdrawn in February 1993.
1993-Date: In preservation
Bought by Andrew Harris in August 1993. Refurbished by Yeates of Loughborough during 2000 and used ever since.
Change of ownership of GJF 301N in 2016.