Illustrated History for AFJ706T

Chassis: VRT/SL3/1595 Body: ECW 23413 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 4/2024

Last updated : April 21st 2024 (brought up-to-date)

8/2009 - current Cornwall Bus Preservation Group (for further preservation)
3/2006 - 8/2009 Melvyl Williams, Penzance (for preservation)
2/2004 - 3/2006 First Devon & Cornwall Ltd. 38706. Repainted in green and cream livery, 6/2004. Withdrawn c10/2005
3/1999 - 2/2004 First Western National Buses Ltd. 1141. Damaged in a low bridge accident, ?/1998. Repaired using the roof from VDV108S and painted in green and cream "Western National 70" livery, c6/1999. Renumbered 38706, 1/2004
1/1983 - 3/1999 Western National Ltd. 1141. Refurbished and repainted, c7/1996
12/1978 - 1/1983 Western National Omnibus Company Ltd. 1141

AFJ706T in 2022
Photo : Keith Valla
AFJ706T in 1998

Photo : Richard Stedall

AFJ706T in interim livery

Photo : Kelvin Amos

AFJ706T in Birds Eye livery

Photo : Kelvin Amos

AFJ706T in Citybus livery

Photo : Malcolm Audsley

AFJ706T in NBC green livery  
Photo : Graham Bailey

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