Illustrated History for 285BWU

Chassis: FS6B 205069
Body: ECW 12977 Series 2
Engine: Bristol BVW
Configuration: H33/27RD
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 12/2023

Last updated : December 20th 2023 (brought up-to-date)

by 9/2017 - current
Kevin Nielsen, Fernie, British Columbia, Canada. Converted for use as a caravan. Noted at Pincher Creek, 9/2017
by 1/2003 - ?/20??
Blackfoot Trail Farmer's Market, Calgary, Canada. Still there 5/2006
by 7/1985 - ?/????
Gray Line, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Appeared briefly in MacGyver Series 5 Episode 1, ?/1989
9/1977 - ?/197?
?, ? (dealer)
8/1963 - 9/1977
West Yorkshire Road Car Company Ltd. DX161. Withdrawn 5/1977

285BWU in 2017
Photo : Pincher Creek
285BWU in 2003
Photo : John Athey
285BWU in 1986
Photo : Adrian Healey
285BWU in 1975
Photo : Claire Pendrous
Photo required of 285BWU in Tilling red livery
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