Illustrated History for JDK914P

Chassis: RESL8/446 Body: East Lancs 5104 Engine: Leyland O680 Configuration: B45F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 11/2017

Last updated : January 1st 2018 (brought up-to-date)

by 12/2006 - current Darwen Transport Trust (for further preservation)
by 7/1997 - ?/2006 Gordon Bate, Hale (for preservation)
7/1994 - ?/1997 France & Corbett (South Manchester Transport), Hyde. To service, 11/95. Withdrawn (operator ceased), 7/96
10/1975 - 7/1994 Rossendale Transport Ltd. 14. Being recertified, 6/92. Renumbered 114, by 11/93. Withdrawn 4/94
10/1975 - 10/1986 Rossendale Borough Council 14

Stripped to the bare metal in preparation for repaint, January 2008

Photo : Tim Moss

At a transport rally in the colours of South Manchester Transport

Photo : James Fairchild

In use in Rossendale livery with South Manchester Transport

Photo : Kelvin Amos

Painted in the later, brighter fleet livery

Photo : Kelvin Amos

As delivered, in the more traditional colours

Photo : Rossendalian2013


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