Illustrated History for BVX681B

Chassis: FLF6B 224025 Body: ECW 13971 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LW - MAN
Configuration: H38/32F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 10/2020

Last updated : October 10th 2020 (brought up-to-date)

by 12/2016 - current
Fody's Restaurants, Ketsch, Germany. Registered HD-FP-808H locally
by 10/2014 - ?/2016
City of Volklingen, Germany
by 9/1997 - ?/201? Der Blickfang, Hannover, Germany. Lowered to 4m overall height and fitted with a rear canopy. Re-engined with a MAN 12-litre unit and fitted with a 4-speed ZF gearbox, able to cruise at 80mph! Named ‘The Blue Gentleman’. Carried registration BHN658B in 1997 but this was not an official UK reregistration
3/1989 - ?/19?? B & B Worldwide Productions, Lanaken, Belgium
?/198? - 3/1989 London Bus Export Company, Lydney (dealer). Converted to half open-top, ??/??
6/1982 - ?/198? Worle Playbus Association, Weston-Super-Mare (playbus)
?/1980 - 6/1982 Gwent Community Services, Griffithstown (playbus)
?/1980 - ?/1980 National Playbus Association, Bristol (playbus)
?/1964 - ?/1980Eastern National Omnibus Company Ltd. 2805. Withdrawn ?/80
BVX681B in Volklingen
Photo : courtesy Guido Flock
Photo : Paul Harrison
Photo : Jeff Lloyd Collection
Photo : Joe Gornall

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