Illustrated History for GNJ569N


Chassis: VRT/SL2/904 Body: ECW 20567 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LX Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 3/2019

Last updated : April 3rd 2019 (brought up-to-date)

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8/2010 - current TopBus, Auckland New Zealand. Converted to a luxury party bus
by 6/2000 - 8/2010 Durex, London (non-PCV). Used on Ibiza during summer 2000 to give tourist rides and free condoms sponsored by Durex. Back in London (kept at Kings Cross Station), 9/2000. Reported moved to Pancras Way, ?/2002. Noted at Kings Cross goods yard in allover white livery, 2/2006. Used at the Gay Pride marches in Brighton and London, 6-7/2010
8/1998 - ?/???? Paritrans (Paul Richman Transport Solutions), Northfleet (dealer). Still in Ribble red and grey livery, 8/1998
2/1990 - 8/1998 Dosanjh (ASD Transport), Strood (non-PCV). Withdrawn 8/1997
11/1989 - 2/1990 Ensign, Purfleet (dealer)
?/1986 - 11/1989 Ribble Motor Services Ltd. 2045. Withdrawn 11/1989
12/1974 - ?/1986 Southdown Motor Services Ltd. 569






GNJ569N in 2011

Photo : From the Internet

GNJ569N in 2010

Photo : Mark Terrill

GNJ569N in 2010

Photo : From the Internet

GNJ569N as "The Freedom Bus"

Photo : BVRES Collection

GNJ569N in 1985

Photo : Busspotter

GNJ569N in NBC green livery

Photo : Busspotter

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