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ILLUSTRATED FLEET HISTORY - FIRST WESTERN NATIONAL BUSES

BRISTOL VR

Last Updated : February 22nd 2017 (under construction)

This page lists Bristol VRs operated by First Western National Buses including links to all photos currently in the BVRES Collection showing the liveries carried by individual vehicles. If you have any further information or photos I would be delighted to hear from you at rob@robsly.com

Fleetnumber

Registration

Chassis Number

Date Acquired

Date Sold Notes
941
VDV141S
VRT/SL3/1154
3/1999 (Western National 941)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38641)

944
VDV144S
VRT/SL3/1177
3/1999 (Western National 944) 6/2001 (SCRAPPED)

1021
GBF78N
VRT/SL2/889
6/2003 (First P.M.T. 622)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 30001)
1022
RTH931S
VRT/SL3/1011
1/2004 (First Somerset & Avon 8600)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 39931)
1105
SFJ105R
VRT/SL3/822
3/1999 (Western National 1105) 1/2001 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired as withdrawn stock
1106
SFJ106R
VRT/SL3/823
3/1999 (Western National 1106) 5/2004 (Preserved)

1108
VDV108S
VRT/SL3/1041
3/1999 (Western National 1108) ?/2000 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired as withdrawn stock
1114
VDV114S
VRT/SL3/1057
3/1999 (Western National 1114)
4/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1116
VDV116S
VRT/SL3/1059
3/1999 (Western National 1116) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38616)
1117
VDV117S
VRT/SL3/1060
3/1999 (Western National 1117) 6/2003 (Continental of Eston)

1118
VDV118S
VRT/SL3/1220
3/1999 (Western National 1118) ?/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1119
VDV119S
VRT/SL3/1221
3/1999 (Western National 1119) 12/2002 (SCRAPPED)

1120
VDV120S
VRT/SL3/1222
3/1999 (Western National 1120) 4/2001 (SCRAPPED)
Withdrawn following an accident, ?/2000
1121
VDV121S
VRT/SL3/1223
3/1999 (Western National 1121) 7/2003 (Preserved)

1123
XDV603S
VRT/SL3/1401
3/1999 (Western National 1123) 12/2002 (SCRAPPED)

1128
XDV608S
VRT/SL3/1406
3/1999 (Western National 1128) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38608)
1129
XDV609S
VRT/SL3/1407
3/1999 (Western National 1129) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38609)
1131
XDV601S
VRT/SL3/1409
3/1999 (Western National 1131) 10/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1132
AFJ697T
VRT/SL3/1577
3/1999 (Western National 1132) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38697)
1133
AFJ698T
VRT/SL3/1578
3/1999 (Western National 1133) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38698)
1134
AFJ699T
VRT/SL3/1588
3/1999 (Western National 1134) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38699)
1135
AFJ700T
VRT/SL3/1589
3/1999 (Western National 1135) 8/2003 (SCRAPPED)
Withdrawn following an accident, 7/2003
1136
AFJ701T
VRT/SL3/1590
3/1999 (Western National 1136) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38701)
1137
AFJ702T
VRT/SL3/1591
3/1999 (Western National 1137) 2/2002 (SCRAPPED)

1138
AFJ703T
VRT/SL3/1592
3/1999 (Western National 1138) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38703)
1139
AFJ704T
VRT/SL3/1593
3/1999 (Western National 1139) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38704)
1140
AFJ705T
VRT/SL3/1594
3/1999 (Western National 1140) 5/2004 (Chepstow Classic Buses)

1141
AFJ706T
VRT/SL3/1595
3/1999 (Western National 1141) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38706)
1142
AFJ744T
VRT/SL3/1819
3/1999 (Western National 1142) 1/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1143
AFJ745T
VRT/SL3/1820
3/1999 (Western National 1143) 5/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1144
AFJ746T
VRT/SL3/1821
3/1999 (Western National 1144) ?/2001 (SCRAPPED)

1145
AFJ747T
VRT/SL3/1822
3/1999 (Western National 1145) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38747)
1147
AFJ749T
VRT/SL3/1830
3/1999 (Western National 1147) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38749)
1148
AFJ750T
VRT/SL3/1831
3/1999 (Western National 1148) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38750)

1149
AFJ751T
VRT/SL3/1832
3/1999 (Western National 1149) ?/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1153
AFJ760T
VRT/SL3/1956
3/1999 (Western National 1153) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38760)
1154
AFJ761T
VRT/SL3/1957
3/1999 (Western National 1154) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38761)
1155
AFJ762T
VRT/SL3/1958
3/1999 (Western National 1155) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38762)
1174
FDV806V
VRT/SL3/2172
3/1999 (Western National 1174) ?/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1175
FDV807V
VRT/SL3/2173
3/1999 (Western National 1175) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38807) Red Bus
1176
FDV808V
VRT/SL3/2174
3/1999 (Western National 1176) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38808)
1182
FDV814V
VRT/SL3/2183
3/1999 (Western National 1182) 2/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1183
FDV815V
VRT/SL3/2184
3/1999 (Western National 1183) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38815)
1187
BEP968V
VRT/SL3/2036
3/1999 (Western National 1187) 5/2004 (Brijan of Bishops Waltham)

1197 LFJ841W
VRT/SL3/2525
3/1999 (Western National 1197) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38841)
1198
LFJ842W
VRT/SL3/2526
3/1999 (Western National 1198) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38842)
1199
LFJ843W
VRT/SL3/2527
3/1999 (Western National 1199) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38843)
1200
LFJ844W
VRT/SL3/2528
3/1999 (Western National 1200) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38844)
1201
LFJ845W
VRT/SL3/2538
3/1999 (Western National 1201) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38845)
1202
LFJ846W
VRT/SL3/2539
3/1999 (Western National 1202) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38846)
1203
LFJ847W
VRT/SL3/2540
3/1999 (Western National 1203) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38847)

1220
LFJ867W
VRT/SL3/2764
3/1999 (Western National 1220) 7/2001 (SCRAPPED)

1224
LFJ871W
VRT/SL3/2778
3/1999 (Western National 1224) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38871)
1225
LFJ872W
VRT/SL3/2801 3/1999 (Western National 1225) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38872)
1226
LFJ873W
VRT/SL3/2802 3/1999 (Western National 1226) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38873)
1227
EWS747W
VRT/SL3/2944
3/1999 (Western National 1227) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38848)
1228
RTH929S
VRT/SL3/1219
3/1999 (Western National 1228) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38629)
1229
TWN936S
VRT/SL3/1443
3/1999 (Western National 1229) 5/2004 (Exported)
Red Bus
1230
VTH942T
VRT/SL3/1457
3/1999 (Western National 1230) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38642)
1231
WTH943T
VRT/SL3/1700
3/1999 (Western National 1231) ?/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1232 WTH945T
VRT/SL3/1709
3/1999 (Western National 1232) 2/2002 (SCRAPPED)

1233
WTH946T
VRT/SL3/1710
3/1999 (Western National 1233) 5/2004 (Exported)

1234
WTH950T
VRT/SL3/1728
3/1999 (Western National 1234) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38650)
1235
WTH951T
VRT/SL3/1729
3/1999 (Western National 1235) 7/1999 (SCRAPPED)
Withdrawn following an accident, 3/1999
1236
WTH961T
VRT/SL3/1855
3/1999 (Western National 1236) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38661)
1237
BEP966V
VRT/SL3/2034
3/1999 (Western National 1237) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38766)
1238
KOO785V
VRT/SL3/2044
3/1999 (Western National 1238) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38785)
1239
UAR595W
VRT/SL3/3003
3/1999 (Western National 1239) 7/2002 (Driver trainer)

1240
XHK225X
VRT/SL3/3040
3/1999 (Western National 1240) 1/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1242
XHK228X
VRT/SL3/3043
3/1999 (Western National 1242) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38928)
1243
UAR586W
VRT/SL3/2922 3/1999 (Western National 1243) 1/2004 (SCRAPPED)

1244
UAR589W
VRT/SL3/2927 3/1999 (Western National 1244) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38889)
1245
UAR594W
VRT/SL3/3002
3/1999 (Western National 1245) 10/1999 (SCRAPPED)
Withdrawn following an accident, 10/1999
1246
UAR597W
VRT/SL3/3005
3/1999 (Western National 1246) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38897)
1248
UAR590W
VRT/SL3/2928
3/1999 (Western National 1248) 8/2002 (SCRAPPED)

1249
XHK223X
VRT/SL3/3034
3/1999 (Western National 1249) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38923)
1250
XHK220X
VRT/SL3/3031
3/1999 (Western National 1250) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38920)
1251
XHK230X
VRT/SL3/3077
3/1999 (Western National 1251) 4/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1252
PHY697S
VRT/SL3/896
3/1999 (Western National 1252) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38597)
1253
TWS915T
VRT/SL3/1703
3/1999 (Western National 1253) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38715)
1254
AHU516V
VRT/SL3/2291
3/1999 (Western National 1254) 11/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1258
STW34W
VRT/SL3/2816
3/1999 (Western National 1258) 8/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1259
URF668S
VRT/SL3/1104
3/1999 (Western National 1259) 7/2002 (Driver trainer)

1260
PEU518R
VRT/SL3/888
3/1999 (Western National 1260) 6/2003 (SCRAPPED)

1261
RHT503S
VRT/SL3/1070
3/1999 (Western National 1261) 12/2003 (Preserved)

1262
NTC573R
VRT/SL3/620 3/1999 (Provincial 502)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38573)
1263
VEX288X
VRT/SL3/3094
7/1999 (First Eastern Counties 288)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38908)
1264
PVG27W
VRT/SL3/2841
7/1999 (First Eastern Counties 327) 11/1999 (SCRAPPED)

1265
UAR588W
VRT/SL3/2926
7/1999 (First Cymru 948)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38888) Red Bus
1300
OCK997K
VRT/SL2/284
6/1999 (North Devon 1056) 7/2001 (Preserved)
Red Bus
1301
PTT99R
VRT/SL3/655
6/1999 (North Devon 1099) 10/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Red Bus
1302
RTH926S
VRT/SL3/1077
6/1999 (North Devon 1119) 12/2003 (SCRAPPED)
Red Bus
1303
FDV785V
VRT/SL3/2043
6/1999 (North Devon 1303) ?/2001 (SCRAPPED)
Red Bus
1304
XAN431T
VRT/SL3/1497
6/1999 (North Devon 1194) 5/2004 (Simmons of Kingswood) Red Bus
1305
AJH855T
VRT/SL3/1909
6/1999 (North Devon 1195) 6/2003 (SCRAPPED)
Red Bus
1306
LFJ860W
VRT/SL3/2678
6/1999 (North Devon 1213) 3/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Red Bus
1306
RAH267W
VRT/SL3/2859
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 267)
2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38867)
1307
WWY123S
VRT/SL3/1151
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 213) ?/2003 (Non-PCV)

1308
VEX287X
VRT/SL3/3093
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 287) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38887)
1309
VEX297X
VRT/SL3/2978
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 297) 2/2004 (First Devon & Cornwall 38907)

EWN992W
VRT/SL3/2548
2/2002 (First Cymru 992)
6/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired for spares

EWN994W
VRT/SL3/2550
2/2002 (First Cymru 994)
6/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired for spares

HAH240V
VRT/SL3/1967
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 240)
7/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired for spares

GRA847V
VRT/SL3/2277
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 249) 9/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired for spares

TAH272W
VRT/SL3/2965
4/2002 (First Eastern Counties 272) 9/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired for spares

UFW40W
VRT/LL3/150
9/2002 (Northampton 46)
11/2002 (SCRAPPED)
Acquired for spares

UFW41W
VRT/LL3/151
11/2002 (Northampton 47) 1/2003 (SCRAPPED)
Aquired for spares

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