Illustrated History for XJJ668V


Chassis: VRT/SL3/2453 Body: ECW 24582 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 11/2008

Last updated : November 17th 2016 (brought up-to-date)

Link : Bus 38 website (the blog at http://www.the38bus.co.uk/the38bus/where-are-we is well worth a read)

Photos from Bus 38 Road Trip

10/2008 -  current Unknown owner in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
c12/2007 - 10/2008 Steven Blackmoor, Weymouth . Converted for use as a caravan. Used on an overland tour to Ethiopia, 10/2008
5/2002 - ?/2007 Botley & Wheeler (Bri-Jan), Bishops Waltham. Solent Blue Line livery, by 11/2002. Brijan livery, c8/2005
?/200? - 5/2002 Chennell, South Harting
8/2000 - ?/200? Wealden, Five Oak Green (dealer)
6/2000 - 8/2000 Stagecoach (South) Ltd. (Hants & Surrey) 165. Withdrawn 8/2000
1/2000 - 6/2000 Hampshire Bus Company Ltd. 7668. Renumbered 165, 3/2000
9/1997 - 1/2000 Stagecoach (South) Ltd. (Hampshire Bus) 7668
8/1980 - 9/1997 East Kent Road Car Company Ltd. 7668

Photo : Steve Blackmoor

Photo : Gerry Tormey

Photo : Chris Finch

Photo : Richard Field

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : Ian Hardie

Photos from Bus 38 Road Trip

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The following photos from the trip to Ethiopia were sent to me by Steve Blackmoor, although the last half dozen or so were taken by fellow traveller, Rick Flatt:

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