Illustrated History for FDV782V

Chassis: VRT/SL3/2040 Body: ECW 24130 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Scrapped     Last Reported: 5/2002

Last updated : December 7th 2022 (brought up-to-date)

c6/2001 ?, ? (dealer for scrap)
11/2000 - ?/2001 First Western National Buses Ltd. (for spares). Used to repair AFJ745T
1/1983 - 11/2000 Southern National Ltd. 1170. Withdrawn 10/1993. Reinstated, 3/1996. Overall advert for Goadsby and Harding, ??/??. Overall advert for Wessex FM, ??/?? (still carried in 1999). Withdrawn c10/2000
12/1979 - 1/1983 Western National Omnibus Company Ltd. 1170
FDV782V in advertising livery for Wessex FM

Photo : John Hammond

FDV782V in advertising livery for Goadsby & Harding

Photo : Paul Forbes

FDV782V with wraparound advert for Bridgwater Building Society
Photo : John Weager
FDV782V in NBC green livery
Photo : Graham Bailey

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