Illustrated History for BVX681B
|Chassis: FLF6B 231023
||Body: ECW 15484 Series 2
||Engine: Bristol BVW - Gardner 6LX -
||Last Reported: 10/2014
Last updated : February 2nd 2017 (brought up-to-date)
|by 9/1997 - current
||Der Blickfang, Hannover, Germany.
Lowered to 4m overall height and fitted with a rear canopy. Re-engined
with a MAN 12-litre unit and fitted with a 4-speed ZF gearbox, able to
cruise at 80mph! Named ‘The Blue Gentleman’. Carried registration BHN658B in 1997 but this was not an official UK reregistration
|3/1989 - ?/19??
||B & B Worldwide Productions, Lanaken, Belgium
|?/198? - 3/1989
||London Bus Export Company, Lydney (dealer). Converted to half open-top, ??/??
|6/1982 - ?/198?
||Worle Playbus Association, Weston-Super-Mare (playbus)
|?/1980 - 6/1982
||Gwent Community Services, Griffithstown (playbus)
|?/1980 - ?/1980
||National Playbus Association, Bristol (playbus)
|?/1964 - ?/1980||Eastern National Omnibus Company Ltd. 2805. Withdrawn ?/80||
Photo : courtesy Guido Flock
Photo : Paul Harrison
Photo : Jeff Lloyd Collection
Photo : Joe Gornall
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