Illustrated History for GRF709V

Chassis: VRT/SL3/2268 Body: ECW Engine: Leyland O501 Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 7/2019

Last updated : July 9th 2019 (brought up-to-date)

4/2003 - current Paul Pearson, Stoke-on-Trent (for preservation)
8/2001 - 4/2003 First P.M.T. Ltd. 709. Renumbered 30018 (in First national numbering scheme), 7/2002. Repainted in Barbie 2 livery, 8/2002. Withdrawn 1/2003
?/19?? - 8/2001 P.M.T. Ltd. 709. Renumbered DVL709, 1/1993. Loaned to Pennine Blue Ltd. (as number 1409), 11/1993 to 1/1995. Still in Pennine Blue livery, 9/1998. Repainted in red and yellow fleet livery, 10/1999. Renumbered 709, ?/1999
4/1980 - ?/19?? Potteries Motor Traction Ltd. 709

GRF709V preserved in Barbie 2 livery

Photo : Dave Beardmore

GRF709V in Barbie 2 livery

Photo : Charlie Williams

GRF709V in First PMT livery

Photo : Paul Pearson

GRF709V in Pennine Blue livery

Photo : Mark Pitman

GRF709V in NBC red livery

Photo : Cliff Beeton


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