Illustrated History for XDV608S


Chassis: VRT/SL3/1406 Body: ECW 23400 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 7/2013

Last updated : March 4th 2016 (brought up-to-date)

Link : YouTube video

7/2013 - current Dave Stanton, Gloucester (for further preservation)
10/2010 - 7/2013 Matt Powell, Weston-super-Mare (for further preservation)
1/2009 - 10/2010 Ian Byrne, Okehampton (for further preservation)
12/2006 - 1/2009 Colin Billington, Maidenhead (for preservation). Damaged windows replaced, by 3/2007
2/2004 - 12/2006 First Devon & Cornwall Ltd. 38608. Withdrawn 8/2006. Vandalised at Newquay, by 11/2006
3/1999 - 2/2004 First Western National Buses Ltd. 1128. Withdrawn 4/2003. Stored at Bude. Reinstated, c7/2003. Renumbered 38608, 1/2004
1/1983 - 3/1999 Western National Ltd. 1128. Refurbished, by 9/95
7/1978 - 1/1983 Western National Omnibus Company Ltd. 1128

Photo : Terry Partridge

Photo : Ian Hardie

Photo : Dave Beardmore

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : BVRES Collection

 

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