Illustrated History for FDV806V

Chassis: VRT/SL3/2172 Body: ECW 24134 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Scrapped     Last Reported: 7/2002

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

by 6/2004 Sims Metal, Plymouth (dealer for scrap)
3/1999 - ?/200? First Western National Buses Ltd. 1174. Withdrawn following an accident, c10/2001. Used for spares, by 11/2001. Engine and gearbox fitted to AFJ760T
1/1983 - 3/1999 Western National Ltd. 1174
3/1980 - 1/1983 Western National Omnibus Company Ltd. 1174
FDV806V withdrawn with accident damage in 2001

Photo : Paul Forbes

FDV806V in 2000

Photo : Carl Berry

FDV806V in Badgers & Flags livery
Photo : Phil Doddridge Collection
FDV806V in interim livery

Photo : Ian Kirby

FDV806V in Bird's Eye livery
Photo : Steve Martin
FDV806V in NBC green livery
Photo : Bob Bethell

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