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ILLUSTRATED FLEET HISTORY - SUSSEX COASTLINE 

BRISTOL VR

Last Updated : June 29th 2017 (under construction)

This page lists Sussex Coastline Bristol VRs 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
163
EWS751W
VRT/SL3/2956
4/2000 (Cheltenham & Gloucester 231)
4/2000 (Hampshire Bus 163)

251 JWV251W VRT/SL3/2581 4/1992 (Southdown 251) ?/1996 (Stagecoach South 7351)
253 JWV253W VRT/SL3/2583 4/1992 (Southdown 253) 6/1994 (Stagecoach South 7353)
254
JWV254W
VRT/SL3/2584 4/1992 (Southdown 254) 10/1992 (Stagecoach South 354)
255
JWV255W VRT/SL3/2585
4/1992 (Southdown 255) ?/1997 (East Kent 7355)

256 JWV256W VRT/SL3/2586 4/1992 (Southdown 256) 6/1996 (Stagecoach South 7356)
258 JWV258W VRT/SL3/2588 4/1992 (Southdown 258) 9/1992 (Stagecoach South 258)
259
DBV29W
VRT/SL3/2619
4/1992 (Southdown 259) 2/1997 (Stagecoach South 259)
Operated by Stagecoach South 259, 7/1993 to 10/1993
265
DBV25W
VRT/SL3/2615
4/1992 (Southdown 265) 4/1998 (SCRAPPED)

266 JWV266W VRT/SL3/2779 4/1992 (Southdown 266) 7/1993 (Stagecoach South 266)
267
JWV267W
VRT/SL3/2869
4/1992 (Southdown 267) 11/1997 (Classic Coaches of High Wycombe)

268
JWV268W
VRT/SL3/2870
4/1992 (Southdown 268) 5/1998 (SCRAPPED)

269 JWV269W VRT/SL3/2871 4/1992 (Southdown 269) 6/1994 (Stagecoach South 369)
274 JWV274W VRT/SL3/2888 4/1992 (Southdown 274) by 7/1995 (Stagecoach South 374)
275 JWV275W VRT/SL3/2897 4/1992 (Southdown 275) 1/1998 (Carter of Colchester)
276 JWV976W VRT/SL3/2898 4/1992 (Southdown 276) 2/1998 (Preserved) Operated by Stagecoach South 376, 6/1994 to 8/1994
321
VTV171S
VRT/SL3/1143
12/1993 (East Midlands 171) 1/1994 (Stagecoach South 321)

322 VTV172S VRT/SL3/1144 12/1993 (East Midlands 172) 9/1995 (Stagecoach South 322) Operated by Stagecoach South 322, 1/1994 to 6/1995
323
XRR173S
VRT/SL3/1415
?/1993 (East Midlands 173) 1/1994 (Stagecoach South 323)
381 UWV611S VRT/SL3/1130 7/1993 (Stagecoach South 381) 9/1994 (Stagecoach Hants & Surrey 7611)
384 UWV604S VRT/SL3/1100 7/1993 (Stagecoach South 384) 3/1996 (Devon General 936)
607 UWV607S VRT/SL3/1107 4/1992 (Southdown 607) 2/1996 (Bluebird Buses 073)
614 UWV614S VRT/SL3/1145 4/1992 (Southdown 614) 3/1996 (Devon General 937)
617 UWV617S VRT/SL3/1148 4/1992 (Southdown 617) 3/1993 (Fife Scottish 1107)
634
XAP634S
VRT/SL3/1449
4/1992 (Southdown 634) 7/1992 (SCRAPPED)

636
XAP636S
VRT/SL3/1451 4/1992 (Southdown 636) 9/1995 (SCRAPPED)

643
XAP643S
VRT/SL3/1468
4/1992 (Southdown 643) 7/1992 (Stagecoach South 343)

644
XAP644S
VRT/SL3/1469
4/1992 (Southdown 644) 6/1993 (South Coast Buses 644)

647
AAP647T
VRT/SL3/1658
4/1992 (Southdown 647) 5/1996 (Stagecoach South 7347)

648 AAP648T VRT/SL3/1659 4/1992 (Southdown 648) 6/1993 (South Coast Buses 648)
649
AAP649T
VRT/SL3/1660
4/1992 (Southdown 649) 8/1992 (Stagecoach South 349)

657 LHG437T VRT/SL3/1570 4/1992 (Southdown 657) 2/1993 (South Coast Buses 657)
661 AAP661T VRT/SL3/1667 4/1992 (Southdown 661) 7/1992 (Stagecoach Scotland 695)
662
AAP662T
VRT/SL3/1668
4/1992 (Southdown 662) 10/1995 (Stagecoach South 7362)
Operated by Stagecoach South 362, 10/1992 to 6/1993
669
AAP669T
VRT/SL3/1777
4/1992 (Southdown 669) 7/1992 (SCRAPPED)

670
AAP670T
VRT/SL3/1778
4/1992 (Southdown 670) 11/1995 (Stagecoach South 7370)
671
AAP671T VRT/SL3/1779 4/1992 (Southdown 671) 2/1993 (South Coast Buses 671)

672
AAP672T VRT/SL3/1780 4/1992 (Southdown 672) 10/1995 (Stagecoach South 7372) Operated by Stagecoach South 372, 10/1992 to 9/1993
677
EAP977V
VRT/SL3/2065
4/1992 (Southdown 677) 10/1992 (Stagecoach South 377)

678 EAP978V VRT/SL3/2066 4/1992 (Southdown 678) 6/1997 (Pike of Smannell)
680
EAP980V
VRT/SL3/2073
4/1992 (Southdown 680) 10/1992 (Stagecoach South 380)
682
EAP982V
VRT/SL3/2075 4/1992 (Southdown 682) 10/1992 (Stagecoach South 382)
683
EAP983V VRT/SL3/2236 4/1992 (Southdown 683) 8/1984 (East Kent 7984)

684 EAP984V VRT/SL3/2237 4/1992 (Southdown 684) 2/1998 (Preserved)
685
EAP985V VRT/SL3/2238 4/1992 (Southdown 685) 9/1995 (Stagecoach South 685)

686
EAP986V VRT/SL3/2239 4/1992 (Southdown 686) 7/1997 (Stagecoach South 686)
687
EAP987V
VRT/SL3/2240 4/1992 (Southdown 687) 2/1998 (Stagecoach South 687)
688 EAP988V VRT/SL3/2241 5/1998 (Stagecoach South 688) 12/1998 (Stagecoach South 688)
690
EAP990V
VRT/SL3/2247
4/1992 (Southdown 690) 12/1996 (East Kent 7690)

691
EAP991V
VRT/SL3/2248
4/1992 (Southdown 691) 5/1998 (SCRAPPED)

692
EAP992V
VRT/SL3/2249
4/1992 (Southdown 692) 5/1998 (SCRAPPED)

696
EAP996V
VRT/SL3/2343
4/1992 (Southdown 696) 2/1996 (Stagecoach Scotland 078)

942
PPM903R
VRT/SL3/810
10/1992 (Alder Valley 942)
4/1993 (Stagecoach South 942)

953
VPF283S
VRT/SL3/1357
10/1993 (Stagecoach South 953) ?/1996 (SCRAPPED)

7657
XJJ657V
VRT/SL3/2388
6/1998 (East Kent 7657)
10/1998 (Stagecoach South 7657)

7667 XJJ667V VRT/SL3/2452 9/1999 (Stagecoach South 7667) 3/2000 (Countryliner of Guildford)
7968
WJM828T
VRT/SL3/1923
5/1998 (Stagecoach South 7968) 6/1998 (SCRAPPED)

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