Illustrated History for FBL116K

Chassis: VRT/SL2/290 Body: ECW Engine: Gardner 6LX Configuration: H39/31F
Status: Non-PCV     Last Reported: 2/2007

Last updated : February 13th 2018 (brought up-to-date)

by 5/1997 - current Mark Tayburn, Marybank, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides (non-PCV). Used as a publicity bus in the Hebrides for the Labour Party during the 1997 General Election. Used for private trips, by 2/2007
by 1/1992 - ?/199? Lines, Suarista, Harris, Outer Hebrides (caravan)
4/1988 - ?/199? Berry, Taunton
5/1987 - 4/1988 Norths, Sherburn-in-Elmet (dealer). Hired to Crowe et al (Delta), Stockton-on-Tees, 6/1987. Hired to Hunter (Good News Travels), Hull, 7/1987. Hired to Rodham (Calvary Coaches), Washington, 8/1987 to 9/1987
7/1972 - 5/1987 Thames Valley & Aldershot Omnibus Company Ltd. (Alder Valley) 924. Delivered in allover maroon livery. Painted in NBC red livery, c?/1976. Withdrawn 2/1987
FBL116K in the Outer Hebrides

Photo : Mike Penn

 FBL116K with Berry

Photo : Kelvin Amos

FBL116K in 1987
Photo : John Carter
FBL116K in NBC red livery
Photo : Krystina Baker
FBL116K in Tilling red livery
Photo : Jeff Lloyd Collection

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