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ILLUSTRATED FLEET HISTORY - WEST YORKSHIRE 

BRISTOL VR

Last Updated : November 20th 2016 (under construction)

This page lists West Yorkshire 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
VR4 XWW474G VRTSL/107 12/1968 (New) 11/1980 (Non-PCV)
KVR26 XWY977G VRTSL/139 ?/1969 (New) ?/1982 (Exported)
VR36 YWY516G VRTSL/191 ?/1969 (New) 4/1982 (Exported)
VR40 AYG941H VRTSL/255 8/1969 (New) Not known (Non-PCV)
VR44 BYG851H VRTSL/295 11/1969 (New) Not known (Tillingbourne Metropolitan)
YVR54 DWU839H VRT/SL2/142 7/1970 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1954)
658 BHN758N VRT/SL2/819 5/1988 (Scarborough & District 658) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 40)
1700 LPF595P VRT/SL3/201 Not known (Alder Valley 932) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1700)
1702 YWY828S VRT/SL3/1326 6/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1702)
1703 YWY829S VRT/SL3/1330 ?/1978 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 703)
1705 AYG848S VRT/SL3/1435 ?/1978 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 705)
1706 AYG849S VRT/SL3/1436 ?/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1706)
1707 AYG850S VRT/SL3/1437 ?/1978 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 707)
1708 AYG851S VRT/SL3/1438 7/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1708)
1711 DWU294T VRT/SL3/1622 11/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1711)
1712 DWU295T VRT/SL3/1623 ?/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1712)
1715 DWU298T VRT/SL3/1626 ?/1978 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 715)
1716 EWR164T VRT/SL3/1762 ?/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1716)
1719 FWR216T VRT/SL3/1891 7/1979 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1719)
1723 JWT756V VRT/SL3/2007 ?/1979 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1723)
1724 JWT757V VRT/SL3/2008 10/1979 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1724)
1726 JWT759V VRT/SL3/2010 10/1979 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1726)
1727 JWT760V VRT/SL3/2196 ?/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 727)
1728 JWT761V VRT/SL3/2197 2/1980 (New) 1/1989 (P.M.T. 777)
1729
JWT762V
VRT/SL3/2198
2/1980 (New)
4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 729)
1731 LUA714V VRT/SL3/2200 2/1980 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 311)
1732 LUA715V VRT/SL3/2201 ?/1980 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 312)
1733 LUA716V VRT/SL3/2382 ?/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 733)
1734 LUA717V VRT/SL3/2383 5/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 734)
1735
LUA718V
VRT/SL3/2384
5/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 735)
1736
LUA719V
VRT/SL3/2385
5/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 736)
1737 LUA720V VRT/SL3/2386 ?/1980 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1737)
1740 LWU468V VRT/SL3/2332 ?/1980 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1740)
1741 LWU469V VRT/SL3/2336 ?/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 741)
1742 LWU470V VRT/SL3/2337 5/1980 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1742)
1744
LWU472V
VRT/SL3/2339
5/1980 (New)
4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 744)
1745
PUM148W
VRT/SL3/2502
8/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 745)
1746 PUM149W VRT/SL3/2503 8/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 746)
1748 NUM339V VRT/SL3/2418 6/1980 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 748)
1749 NUM340V VRT/SL3/2419 6/1980 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1749)
1750 NUM341V VRT/SL3/2420 7/1980 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1750)
1751 PWY37W VRT/SL3/2665 11/1980 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1751)
1753 PWY39W VRT/SL3/2668 12/1980 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1753)
1756
PWY42W
VRT/SL3/2671
11/1980 (New)
4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 756)
1757 PWY43W VRT/SL3/2739 1/1981 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1757)
1758 PWY44W VRT/SL3/2740 ?/1981 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 758)
1759 PWY45W VRT/SL3/2741 2/1981 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1759)
1765 SUB789W VRT/SL3/2821 ?/1981 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 765)
1768 SUB792W VRT/SL3/2842 3/1981 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1768)
1769 SUB793W VRT/SL3/2843 3/1981 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1769)
1940 JNU135N VRT/SL2/1055 3/1982 (East Midlands 135) Not known (York, City & District 1940)
1941 JNU140N VRT/SL2/1062 3/1982 (East Midlands 140) Not known (York, City & District 1941)
1947
LBL587L
VRT/SL2/350
Not known (Alder Valley 928)
3/1989 (Irvine of Law)

1948 HKE684L VRT/SL2/404 Not known (Alder Valley 684) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1948)
1949 HKE685L VRT/SL2/405 Not known (Alder Valley 685) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1949)
1956 FWT956J VRT/SL2/162 11/1970 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1956)
1966 JWW225N VRT/SL2/1075 7/1975 (New) ?/1989 (Rayleigh of Ramsden Heath)
1969 RWT544R VRT/SL3/441 10/1976 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1969)
1972 RWT547R VRT/SL3/480 9/1976 (New) 12/1988 (Midland Red North 1847)
1977 SWW302R VRT/SL3/566 ?/1977 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 977)
1981 SWW306R VRT/SL3/674 ?/1977 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 981)
1982 SWW307R VRT/SL3/675 ?/1977 (New) 2/1989 (Ensign of Purfleet 507)
1983 WWR417S VRT/SL3/988 ?/1977 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1983)
1984 WWR418S VRT/SL3/989 ?/1977 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1984)
1985 WWR419S VRT/SL3/990 ?/1977 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1985)
1986 WWR420S VRT/SL3/991 10/1977 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1986)
1987 WWY117S VRT/SL3/992 10/1977 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 987)
1990 WWY120S VRT/SL3/997 ?/1977 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 323)
1991 WWY121S VRT/SL3/1149 2/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 324)
1993 WWY123S VRT/SL3/1151 2/1978 (New) 4/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 993) Operated by York City & District 1993, ?/19?? to 1/1989
1995 WWY125S VRT/SL3/1254 4/1978 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1995)
1996 WWY126S VRT/SL3/1255 5/1978 (New) Not known (York, City & District 1996)
1997 WWY127S VRT/SL3/1256 5/1978 (New) 2/1990 (Yorkshire Rider 994)
1998 WWY128S VRT/SL3/1257 5/1978 (New) 8/1989 (Keighley & District 1998)

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