Illustrated History for THU354G


Chassis: RESL5/249 Body: ECW 17847 Series 2 Engine: Leyland O680 Configuration: B43F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 12/2016

Last updated : December 20th 2016 (brought up-to-date)

9/2016 - current
Dr Mike Walker, Bristol (for further preservation). Repainted in Tilling green livery, 12/2016
11/1997 - 9/2016
Malcolm Hodgson, Keswick (for preservation). Loaned for service to Graham, Aspatria, 7/98 to 12/98. Kept at Silloth, by 10/2000. Available for hire from Lakeland Voyager, 9/2002. Moved to Appleby, by 10/2003. Painted in green and cream "omo" livery, 4/2005. Painted in United Automobile Tilling red livery as fleetnumber 2834 (XHN934G), 3/2013
2/1992 - 11/1997 Northern Bus Company, North Anston 1??. To service, ??/92. Renumbered 2554, 9/92. Named "Thug", by 3/94. Withdrawn with engine failure, 2/96. Heritage fleet, ??/96
3/1981 - 2/1992 Bristol Omnibus Preservation Society, Bristol (for preservation and charity work). Renamed Bristol & Greyhound Preservation Society, 10/85
7/1969 - 3/1981 Bristol Omnibus Company Ltd. 508. Withdrawn 9/80

Photo : John Tyson

Photo : Ian Chancellor

Photo : Paul Salmon

Photo : Busspotter

Photo : Rob Sly

Photo : Alan O Watkins

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