McVicar's Bus Services - Lidcombe
This is a historic listing of vehicles owned and operated by McVicar's Bus Services - Lidcombe.
|Operator Information||Full Fleet List|
|Depot Address/s:||35 Joseph Street, Lidcombe|
Livery:- McVicar Red lower panels/flash on roof. McVicar Cream window surrounds and roof with emerald green lining separating the red and cream.
Routes operated were as follows:-
12 Bankstown Stn Milperra Bridge Panania Stn, via Milperra Road.
22 Bankstown Stn Milperra Bridge East Hills Station, via Beaconsfield Street & Bullecourt Avenue.
23 Bankstown Stn Revesby Stn - Panania Stn East Hills Stn Picnic Point. (Numerous routes, would need its own coverage).
23 Roselands Padstow Stn Panania Stn East Hills Stn.
24 Bankstown Stn Padstow Stn One Tree Point, via Adelaide Road & Astley Street OR Chamberlain Road & Clancy Street.
27 Bankstown Stn Chullora Enfield Strathfield Stn, via Highview Ave & Roberts Road OR Rawson Road & Noble Ave. Greenacre Post Office Chullora Enfield - Strathfield Stn, via Roberts Road.
38 Bankstown Stn Revesby Stn Revesby Heights Padstow Stn, via Bankstown Hospital. (Either Revesby Heights via Revesby OR Padstow via Revesby).
123 Lidcombe Stn Berala Stn Regents Park St, (Did not actually go to Berala Stn). Lidcombe Stn Park Road, Berala.
125 Lidcombe Stn Lidcombe Hospital Bankstown Stn, via Potts Hill. (Certain journeys direct via Rookwood Road/Chapel Road).
137 Padstow Stn Revesby Stn Panania Stn.
The company was split three ways on 25 March 1978:
- Routes 12, 22, 23 (incl. Roselands), 24, 38, 125 & 137 transferred to Bankstown Bus Lines (Later renamed Lines South Western Coach Lines). (Max Holman)
- Route 27 transferred to Fairtown Pty Ltd, (Trading as Bankstown/Strathfield Bus Service). (Ron Treuer)
- Route 123 transferred to Drummond Transit. (Ron Drummond) no buses included to this operator.