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ILLUSTRATED FLEET HISTORY - JOHNSON OF HODTHORPE 

Last Updated : March 12th 2017 (brought up-to-date)

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This page lists all Bristol VRs operated by Johnson Bros 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

Registration

Chassis Number

Date Acquired

Date Withdrawn and Sold Photos
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Notes
NGM168G VRTSL/237 11/1986 (Southern Vectis 619) Current (6/2016)
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Photos : BVRES Collection, Steve Clements, Daniel Stazicker
Withdrawn 4/2010
OSF305G VRTSL/238 11/1986 (Southern Vectis 620) Current (2/2016)
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Photos : BVRES Collection
Withdrawn 4/2010
OSF307G VRTSL/239 11/1986 (Southern Vectis 621) 11/2004 (Preserved)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore
 
PKE810M VRT/SL2/659 Not known (Maidstone & District 5810) Current (11/2015)
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Photos : BVRES Collection, Dave Beardmore, Neil Chilvers
 
HTU155N VRT/SL2/959 12/1989 (S.U.T.) 7/2010 (Preserved)
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Photos : BVRES Collection, Dave Beardmore
 
HTU159N VRT/SL2/996 1/1992 (Starr of South Anston) 9/2010 (Preserved)
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Photo : Steve Lee
 
HWE826N VRT/SL2/955 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 826) 11/2009 (Preserved)
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Photos : Busspotter, Dave Beardmore
 
KKY833P VRT/SL3/210 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 833) 4/2003 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : Rob Sly
 
OWE853R VRT/SL3/696 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 853) ?/2002 (Exported)
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Photo : Dave Longbottom
 
OWE854R VRT/SL3/698 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 854) 6/2010 (Exported)
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Photo : BVRES Collection
 
OWE857R VRT/SL3/701 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 857) 8/2010 (Exported)
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Photo : Phil Stevens
 
OWE858R VRT/SL3/702 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 858) Current (4/2014)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore
Withdrawn c9/2008
TDT864S VRT/SL3/1099 8/1993 (Yorkshire Traction 864) ?/2015 (Dealer)
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Photos : Dave Longbottom, Dave Beardmore
Withdrawn 6/2009
JWL993N VRT/SL2/983 8/1994 (Moffat & Williamson of Gauldry) 9/2004 (Wilfreda Beehive of Adwick-le-Street)
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Photos : BVRES Collection, Adrian Brown
 
JWL997N VRT/SL2/987 8/1994 (Moffat & Williamson of Gauldry) 9/2004 (Wilfreda Beehive of Adwick-le-Street)
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Photo : Jonn Gulliver
 
RWT544R VRT/SL3/441 8/1994 (Moffat & Williamson of Gauldry) Current (2/2016)
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Photos : Dave Beardmore, Steve Conway
 
RWT546R VRT/SL3/478 8/1994 (Moffat & Williamson of Gauldry) ?/2002 (Exported)
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Photos : BVRES Collection, Adrian Brown
 
MIW2422 (ex-VHB679S) VRT/SL3/1431 8/1994 (Clarkson of South Elmsall) Current (2/2016)
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Photos : BVRES Collection, Dave Beardmore, Steve Conway
 
KKY835P VRT/SL3/212 10/1994 (Lincolnshire 1735) 1/2011 (Marshall of Leighton Buzzard)
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Photos : Dave Beardmore, Dale Tringham
 
RWA859R VRT/SL3/788 10/1994 (Lincolnshire 1759) 4/2002 (SCRAPPED)
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SVL177W VRT/SL3/2847 8/1996 (Lincolnshire 1967) 10/2012 (Non-PCV)
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Photo : Dave Longbottom, Gareth Crowther
 
SVL178W VRT/SL3/2848 8/1996 (Lincolnshire 1968) Current (1/2015)
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Photo : Kelvin Amos, Richard Greasby
Withdrawn 7/2010
SVL179W VRT/SL3/2849 8/1996 (Lincolnshire 1969) 10/2012 (Exported)
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Photo : Michael Quinney
 
SVL180W VRT/SL3/2850 8/1996 (Lincolnshire 1970) 6/2012 (Exported)
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Photo : Steve Lee
 
LVL809V VRT/SL3/2315 9/1996 (Lincolnshire 1954) Current (11/2011)
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Photo : Rob Sly
Withdrawn with accident damage, ?/2005
LVL804V VRT/SL3/2306 5/1997 (Lincolnshire 1949) Current (1/2015)
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Photos : Rob Sly, Ian Moorcroft
 
PFE544V VRT/SL3/2448 5/1997 (Lincolnshire 1960) 9/2004 (Wilfreda Beehive of Adwick-le-Street)
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Photo : Adrian Brown
 
PTT98R VRT/SL3/654 9/1997 (Solent Blue Line 98) 2/2015 (Preserved)
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Photo : Gareth Crowther

ODL661R VRT/SL3/747 9/1997 (Solent Blue Line 101) Current (11/2015)
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Photos : Adrian Brown, Jeff Tattershall
 
ODL662R VRT/SL3/748 9/1997 (Solent Blue Line 102) 11/2015 (Non-PCV)
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Photos : Michael Quinney
 
ODL663R VRT/SL3/754 9/1997 (Solent Blue Line 103) 3/2015 (Non-PCV)
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Photo : Neil Chilvers

ODL664R VRT/SL3/755 9/1997 (Solent Blue Line 104) Current (2/2016)
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Photos : Adrian Brown, Mark Kirk
 
UDL668S VRT/SL3/1294 9/1997 (Solent Blue Line 108) 10/2016 (Non-PCV)
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Photo : Michael Quinney
 
LVL807V VRT/SL3/2313 8/2000 (Lincolnshire 1952) 9/2011 (Non-PCV)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore
 
HWJ925W VRT/SL3/2481 8/2000 (Lincolnshire 1975) 1/2005 (Exported)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore

PFE541V VRT/SL3/2445 11/2000 (Lincolnshire 1957) 9/2011 (Non-PCV)
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Photo : Jon Gulliver
 
MWG940X VRT/SL3/3055 11/2000 (Lincolnshire 1990) Current (6/2016)
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Photos : Dave Beardmore
Withdrawn 5/2010
YDL676T VRT/SL3/1915 12/2001 (Solent Blue Line 166) ?/2015 (Dealer)
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Photo : Richard Greasby
Withdrawn 5/2010
FDL677V VRT/SL3/2400 12/2001 (Solent Blue Line 169) 3/2015 (Preserved)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore

FDL679V VRT/SL3/2402 12/2001 (Solent Blue Line 170) 9/2011 (Non-PCV)
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Photo : Jon Gulliver
 
FDL680V VRT/SL3/2403 12/2001 (Solent Blue Line 168) 6/2011 (Exported)
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Photo : Mike Nash
 
KTL24V VRT/SL3/2028 6/1997 (Lincolnshire 1941) 5/2002 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : Busspotter
Acquired for spares
KTL27V VRT/SL3/2031 2/1998 (Lincolnshire 1944) 4/2002 (SCRAPPED)
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Acquired for spares
PFE540V VRT/SL3/2444 2/1998 (Lincolnshire 1956) 4/2002 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : Rob Sly
Acquired for spares
LAK935W VRT/SL3/2991 10/2000 (Wright of Newark) 7/2003 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : Adrian Brown
Acquired for spares
MGP226L VRT/SL2/481 3/2002 (Spa Motors of Strathpeffer) 5/2002 (Preserved)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore
Not used in service
OWR552M VRT/SL2/629 3/2002 (Spa Motors of Strathpeffer) 7/2003 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : John Gulliver
Acquired for spares
RYG386R VRT/SL3/502 3/2002 (Spa Motors of Strathpeffer) ?/2003 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : Michael Quinney
Acquired for spares
RCH155R VRT/SL3/565 3/2002 (Spa Motors of Strathpeffer) ?/2002 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : John Gulliver
Acquired for spares
WTG364T VRT/SL3/1681 4/2003 (Harry's Coaches of Somercotes) 3/2004 (SCRAPPED)
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Photo : Dave Beardmore
Acquired for spares

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