Illustrated History for 838AFM


Chassis: LD6G 120098 Body: ECW 8498 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LW Configuration: H33/27RD
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 8/2016

Last updated : August 22nd 2016 (brought up-to-date)

4/2015 - currentRay Steele, Crewe (for preservation)
8/2004 - 4/2015
Geoff Heginbotham, Manchester (for preservation)
7/1999 - 8/2004 Rexquote (Heritage Motor Services), Bishops Lydeard. Used on Weston-super-Mare Tour, summer 2000. Green and cream livery, by 6/2003. Used as wet weather cover on Exmoor Explorer service 400
7/1998 - 7/1999 Integrated Transport Group Ltd., Anston MG881
3/1990 - 7/1998 North Western Road Car Company Ltd. G881 (driver trainer). Renumbered 934, ??/90. Reinstated in passenger service and renumbered DLG881, 3/93
5/1957 - 3/1990 Crosville Motor Services Ltd. MG881. Renumbered DLG881, ??/??. Withdrawn ??/79 (had been the last closed top LD in service with Crosville). Converted to driver trainer and renumbered G881, by 7/84
   
   
   
838AFM in 2016
Photo : Ray Steele

Photo : Philip Higgs

Photo : From the Internet

Photo : Mark Pitman

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : Peter Relf

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