Illustrated History for 557BNG

Chassis: FL6B 198002 Body: ECW 13120 Series 2 Engine: Bristol BVW - Gardner 6LW Configuration: H33/27RD
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 10/2018

Last updated : October 15th 2018 (brought up-to-date)

8/1998 - current East Anglia Transport Museum, Carlton Colville (for preservation). Kept at Eastern Counties Yarmouth depot, 5/2000. Restored at BusWorks, 11/2009
12/1962 - 8/1998 Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Ltd. LFL57. Loaned to Eastern Transport Collection (for preservation), 1/87 to 5/96 (used several times for driver training). Given class VI MOT on return, 5/96. Long term loan again to ETC, 8/98. Undergoing restoration at BusWorks, 8/2009

Photo : Neil Chilvers

Photo : Neil Chilvers

Photo : Peter Horrex

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