Illustrated History for FDV839V

Chassis: VRT/SL3/2435 Body: ECW 24461 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Scrapped     Last Reported: 12/2014

Last updated : December 29th 2022 (brought up-to-date)

Wigley, Carlton (dealer for scrap)
8/1999 - 12/2014
Chepstow Classic Buses, Chepstow. Repainted in a version of Abus cream and white with a blue skirt, c11/1999. Loaned to Abus, 9/1999 to 8/2001. Withdrawn c8/2001. Reinstated, c12/2006
1/1992 - 8/1999 Stagecoach (South) Ltd. (Hampshire Bus) 435. Renumbered 7435, 2/1998. Never repainted since acquisition by Hampshire Bus
10/1988 - 1/1992 Hampshire Bus Company Ltd. 435. Stagecoach livery, 11/1988
1/1983 - 10/1988 Devon General Ltd. 1195. Withdrawn 10/1988
8/1980 - 1/1983 Western National Omnibus Company Ltd. 1195
FDV839V in December 2014
Photo : Jon Gulliver
FDV839V in 2006

Photo : Terry Partridge

FDV839V in 2000

Photo : Allan Macfarlane

FDV839V in 1996
Photo : John Carter
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FDV839V in NBC green livery
Photo : Andrew Riley

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