Northern General

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Northern General Transport Company Ltd started bus operations in 1912 from a depot on East Picktree Lane in Chester-le-street. In 1933, headquarters were moved to the Gateshead depot. On 1st January 1969, Northern was nationalised and became part of the National Bus Company. The company was privatised again in 1987 in a management buyout to Go-Ahead Northern. It was the first company of the Go-Ahead Group.

Northern General Transport Co. Ltd
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Filename NGT.001
Value 1d
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Size (mm) 25
Manufacture Red Plastic
Notes Based in Chester-le-Street - a BET company
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Filename NGT.S03
Value 3d
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Size (mm) 23
Manufacture Red/Dk Red Plastic
Notes S03 and S04 issued by Durham Education Committee for the Shipcote girls school. 90° die rotation

NGT.S03 Varieties

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Filename NGT.S04
Value 4d
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Size (mm) 23
Manufacture Red Plastic
Notes 90° die rotation