Corgi 469-A-x Routemaster Bus - Isle of Wight County Press Centenary 1884-1984

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This model is the Corgi 469-A-x Routemaster Bus in light blue made for the Isle of Wight County Press Centenary 1884-1984.

The model is in light blue with the headlights and grill picked out in silver paint. The upper advertising boards are marked with "Isle of Wight County Press Centenary 1884-1984" in a type of old English style font. The front destination board is marked with "1 Newport" between the dates "1884" and "1984". The logo of the County Press is present close to the rear on the driver's side of the bus. It also has two labels on either side of the bus reading "Southern Vectis" with a logo.

The interior of the model is white plastic with the stairs to the upper level molded into the body. The glazing is clear.

The baseplate is in black plastic marked with "Corgi" in the top centre and "Made in GT Britain" in the bottom centre on two lines. It is held together by two rivets.

All wheels are black plastic with gold 6-spoke hub caps.

Item: 1392