Illustrated History for RTH931S


Chassis: VRT/SL3/1011 Body: ECW Engine: Leyland O501 - Gardner 6LX Configuration: CO43/31F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 2/2015

Last updated : February 16th 2017 (brought up-to-date)

Link : YouTube video

4/2008 - current Huw Morgans, Swansea (for preservation)
2/2004 - 4/2008 First Devon & Cornwall Ltd. 30002. Renumbered 30020, ?/2004. Renumbered 39931, 2/2005. Used on the Penwith Tour, summer 2005.
1/2004 - 2/2004 First Western National Buses Ltd. 1022. Used on the Penwith Explorer service, 5/2004
7/2003 - 1/2004 First Somerset & Avon Buses Ltd. 8600
3/1999 - 7/2003 First Bristol Buses Ltd. (Guide Friday) 8600. Still operating with roof on, 4/2000. Repainted in latest Guide Friday livery, 2/2001. Roof refitted, c10/2001. First Tour livery, 3/2003
1/1996 - 3/1999 Bristol Omnibus Company Ltd. (Guide Friday) 8600
4/1991 - 1/1996 Badgerline Ltd. 8600. Named "I.K.Brunel", 6/92. Fitted with the 6LX engine from OWC295K, necessitating the addition of an extra cooling grille, by 9/94
?/1977 - 4/1991 The South Wales Transport Company Ltd. 931. Withdrawn 3/91
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   




Photo : Simon Coates

Photo : Derrick Cuff

Photo : Steve White

Photo : Dave Beardmore

Photo : John Hammond

Photo : Andrew Fear

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : Richard Field

Photo : Steve Powell Collection

Photo : Nick Foster

Photo : BCV Fotopic

   

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