Illustrated History for 627HFM


Chassis: LD6B 150068 Body: ECW 10260 Series 2 Engine: Bristol BVW - Gardner 6LW - Gardner 6LXB Configuration: CO33/27RD
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 4/2014

Last updated : April 22nd 2014 (brought up-to-date)

12/2003 - current Cumbria Classic Coaches, Kirkby Stephen
12/2001 - 12/2003 Judith Hodgson (Lakeland Voyager), Appleby. Used for private hire in association with Cumbria Classic Coaches
5/1998 - 12/2001 Integrated Transport Group Ltd. 0978. Fitted with a Gardner 6LXB engine, 10/98
10/1991 - 5/1998 Northern Bus Company, North Anston 582. Painted cream with black window surrounds, 10/91. Renumbered 0978, 9/92
1/1990 - 10/1991 Monetgrange (Dunn Line), Nottingham. Bought to carry the Nottingham Forest football team on trophy tours, but they didn't win anything that year!
6/1981 - ?/1990 Porthcawl Omnibus Company Ltd., Porthcawl
4/1981 - 6/1981 Norths, Sherburn-in-Elmet (dealer)
3/1973 - 4/1981 Bristol Omnibus Company Ltd. L8581. Re-engined with a Gardner 6LW, ??/??. Renumbered 8581, ??/74. Named "Western Winner". Withdrawn 7/80
7/1959 - 3/1973 Crosville Motor Services Ltd. DLB978. Loaned to United Automobile, ??/60

Photo : Brian Pritchard

Photo : Andy Mitchell

Photo : Dave Beardmore

     
     
     
     
     
     
     

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