Illustrated History for 840SHW

Chassis: FLF6B 224007 Body: ECW 13919 Series 2 Engine: Bristol BVW Configuration: H38/32F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 1/2015

Last updated : January 19th 2015 (brought up-to-date)

c3/2003 - current Salem Academy, Salem, Oregon, U.S.A.
?/1979 - ?/2003 Eldred International, Salem, Oregon, U.S.A. For sale, 12/2002 having not been used for around three years
4/1979 - ?/1979 English Double Deckers, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. (dealer)
4/1979 - 4/1979 Hartwood Exports, Barnsley (dealer)
11/1978 - 4/1979 Prospect, Lye. Withdrawn 4/79
3/1978 - 11/1978 Martin, Middlewich (dealer)
8/1964 - 3/1978 Bristol Omnibus Company Ltd. C7147

Here is the finished product, photographed in October 2005 gleaming in its new paintwork

Photo : Mike Bromberg

C7147 received a thorough refurbishment during 2005, including the paintwork being stripped to bare metal

Photo : Mike Bromberg

C7147 was kept in tidy condition during its time with Eldred International

Photo : Mike Bromberg

   If you can correct or enhance the history of the vehicle or claim copyright on an unclaimed photo on this page please email and I will be only too happy to incorporate your comments.  

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