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ILLUSTRATED FLEET HISTORY - HEDINGHAM & DISTRICT 

Last Updated : August 4th 2013 (brought up-to-date)

This page lists all Bristol Lodekkas, REs, LHs and VRs operated by Hedingham & District 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

Fleet Number

Registration

Chassis Number

Date Acquired

Date Withdrawn and Sold Notes
L65 THW746 LD6B 104054 8/1969 (Bristol Omnibus L8256) ?/1976 (SCRAPPED)  
L91 EOO579 FLF6G 199043 4/1978 (Eastern National 2737) 11/1983 (Preserved)  
L92 BDV264C FLF6B 224164 ?/1978 (Western National 2056) ?/1983 (Exported)  
L93 378RNN FLF6B 224004 5/1978 (East Midlands 359) 5/1983 (Exported)  
L101 MVX878C FLF6B 229177 2/1981 (Eastern National 2841) 2/1989 (Driver trainer)  
L102 OPU822D FLF6G 231075 2/1981 (Eastern National 2857) 9/1988 (Exported)  
L104 LFS292F VRTLL/113 9/1981 (Eastern National 3043) 2/1989 (Northern Bus 528)
L111 UVX4S LH/1406 10/1982 (Eastern National 1100) ?/1999 (SCRAPPED)  
L112 UVX5S LH/1407 10/1982 (Eastern National 1101) 9/2000 (Silver Star of Upper Llandwrog)  
L113 UVX6S LH/1408 10/1982 (Eastern National 1102) 9/2000 (Silver Star of Upper Llandwrog)  
L114 UVX7S LH/1409 10/1982 (Eastern National 1103) ?/1999 (Preserved)  
L117 DRB309H VRTSL/294 Not known (Trent 759) 2/1989 (SCRAPPED)
L118 KHK414J RELL3/1108 6/1983 (Eastern National 1522) 6/1988 (Partridge of Hadleigh)  
L147 NCD553M VRT/SL2/607 3/1988 (Southdown 553) ?/2000 (SCRAPPED)
L156 NPU979M VRT/SL2/580 2/1989 (Eastern National 3032) 1/2000 (SCRAPPED)
L158 VOD590S VRT/SL3/1391 8/1989 (Thames Transit 648) 7/2001 (SCRAPPED)
L159 TBW451P VRT/SL3/365 8/1989 (Thames Transit 618) 1/2000 (SCRAPPED)
L161 SNJ591R VRT/SL3/851 9/1990 (Brighton & Hove 591) by 8/2006 (Exported)
L162 MOD569P VRT/SL3/303 8/1990 (United Auto 569) 9/2000 (Blue Bus of Clopton)
L163 MGR672P VRT/SL3/155 8/1990 (United Auto 672) 9/2000 (Blue Bus of Clopton)
L164 SUP685R VRT/SL3/398 12/1990 (United Auto 685) 9/2000 (Blue Bus of Clopton)
L165 LRA801P VRT/SL3/168 10/1990 (Trent 801) 7/2001 (Preserved)
L166 MRB802P VRT/SL3/250 11/1990 (Trent 802) 6/2001 (Non-PCV)
L167 JWT757V VRT/SL3/2008 2/1991 (Keighley & District 1724) 12/2008 (Preserved)
L168 PWY43W VRT/SL3/2739 2/1991 (Keighley & District 1757) 10/2006 (Exported)
L178 DWU294T VRT/SL3/1622 6/1991 (Keighley & District 1711) 1/2004 (Non-PCV)  
L194 JWV271W VRT/SL3/2885 10/1991 (Brighton & Hove 271) 10/2006 (Exported)
L197 GGM108W VRT/SL3/2606 9/1992 (City of Oxford 1541) 3/2008 (Bankfoot Buses of Perth)
L199 HJB464W VRT/SL3/2710 9/1992 (City of Oxford 1557) 7/2008 (Exported)
L202 BRC836T VRT/SL3/1737 5/1993 (Trent 836) 7/2006 (Exported)
L203 BRC839T VRT/SL3/1740 5/1993 (Trent 839) 10/2003 (Lodge, High Easter)
L204 AUD461R VRT/SL3/649 7/1993 (Fen Travel of Syston) 1/2004 (SCRAPPED)
L235 WJM831T VRT/SL3/1926 1/1995 (Bee Line 526) 7/2006 (Exported)
L236 CJH143V VRT/SL3/2441 1/1995 (Bee Line 532) 7/2006 (Exported)
L237 GGM84W VRT/SL3/2724 1/1995 (Bee Line 559) 1/2009 (Non-PCV)
L245 SGR780V VRT/SL3/2092 6/1996 (Tees & District 780) 8/2009 (Non-PCV)
L246 APT813W VRT/SL3/2714 6/1996 (Tees & District 813) 7/2007 (SCRAPPED)
L247 CPT731S VRT/SL3/1162 9/1996 (Altonian of Alton) 10/2003 (SCRAPPED)
L248 HJB455W VRT/SL3/2658 10/1996 (City of Oxford 455) 7/2008 (Non-PCV)
L249 HJB456W VRT/SL3/2659 10/1996 (City of Oxford 456) 7/2008 (Exported)
L250 HJB459W VRT/SL3/2662 10/1996 (City of Oxford 459) 10/2003 (Lodge, High Easter)
L251 MRJ8W VRT/SL3/2449 10/1996 (City of Oxford 448) 8/2010 (Preserved)
L252 MRJ9W VRT/SL3/2450 10/1996 (City of Oxford 449) 7/2006 (Exported)
L253 PWY39W VRT/SL3/2668 12/1996 (Viscount 793) 1/2010 (Travel with Hunny of Romford)
L254 RAH260W VRT/SL3/2690 12/1996 (Cambus 738) 3/2008 (Bankfoot Buses of Perth)
L255 STW30W VRT/SL3/2797 12/1996 (Cambus 748) 7/2010 (Preserved)
L256 SUB791W VRT/SL3/2823 12/1996 (Viscount 771) 1/2001 (SCRAPPED)
L257 PWY46W VRT/SL3/2853 12/1996 (Viscount 776) 9/2003 (SCRAPPED)
L260 BHJ368S (ex-VPF282S, HIL9273) VRT/SL3/1356 2/1997 (Osborne of Tollesbury) 1/2004 (Non-PCV)
L261 CJH115V VRT/SL3/2080 2/1997 (Osborne of Tollesbury) 7/2006 (Exported)
L262 CJH141V VRT/SL3/2439 2/1997 (Osborne of Tollesbury) 3/2008 (Bankfoot Buses of Perth)
L265 OSR191R VRT/SL3/125 2/1997 (Osborne of Tollesbury) 5/1997 (SCRAPPED) Not used in service
L288 RUA461W VRT/SL3/2875 8/1998 (Arriva Cymru DVG461) 11/2008 (Non-PCV)
L289 DCA529X VRT/SL3/3050 8/1998 (Arriva Cymru DVG529) 7/2006 (Exported)
L292 RAH265W VRT/SL3/2803 9/1998 (Devon General 938) 7/2008 (Exported)
L293 RAH268W VRT/SL3/2860 9/1998 (Devon General 939) 3/2008 (Preserved)
L294 NUM341V VRT/SL3/2420 8/1998 (Devon General 944) ?/2006 (Exported)
L302 UWV615S VRT/SL3/1146 5/1999 (Brighton & Hove 615) 3/2002 (Carter of Colchester) Route branded for Clacton Common Factory Village service 130

Photo Archive

THW746

Photo : Dr Mike Walker

MVX878C

Photo : Busspotter

UVX4S

Photo : Dave Longbottom

UVX5S

Photo : BVRES Collection

UVX6S

Photo : BVRES Collection

UVX7S

Photo : Peter Horrex

EOO579

Photo : Chris Stewart

BDV264C

Photo : Dave Beardmore Collection

WJM831T

Photo : Dave Longbottom

MOD569P

Photo : Dave Longbottom

 

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