Illustrated History for FWC439H

Chassis: RELL3/919 Body: ECW 17606 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6HLX - Gardner 6HLXB Configuration: B53F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 1/2023

Last updated : January 17th 2023 (brought up-to-date)

10/2001 - current Dave Edwards, Witham (for further preservation). Moved to Colchester, by 6/2004. Fitted with the Gardner 6HLXB from B21 XRT931X, by 3/2007
5/1996 - 10/2001 Eric Gravelling & Keith Barton, Peterborough (for preservation). Restored to B53F, by 9/1997
c3/1992 - 5/1996 Taylor, Walton, Peterborough (caravan)
?/198? - ?/19?? Kent County Council Motor Coach Holiday Project, Margate (for use as a caravan)
6/1983 - ?/198?
Ensign, Purfleet (dealer)
12/1969 - 6/1983 Eastern National Omnibus Company Ltd. 1516. Withdrawn 12/1982

Photo : Steven Hughes

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : BVRES Collection

Photo : Busspotter

Photo : BVRES Collection


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