Illustrated History for LWG847P

Chassis: VRT/SL3/354 Body: ECW 21843 Series 2 Engine: Leyland O501 - Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 4/2023

Last updated : April 25th 2023 (brought up-to-date)

4/2020 - current
La Karavana, Nieuw Vennep, Holland. Undergoing conversion for use as a mobile caravan, 7/2020. Registered 86-YD-92 locally
8/2017 - 4/2020
Ernst-Jan van Hoeve (, Bilthoven, Holland
4/2015 - 8/2017
David-Jan Baan (, Giessenburg, Holland
?/200? - 4/2015
Maxima Lease, Den Haag, Holland
8/2001 - ?/200?
Robert van Achterberg (Classic Bus West Nederland), Amsterdam, Holland. Registered BL-RN-08 locally
4/2000 - 8/2001 Simon Munden, Bristol (dealer). Fitted with extra low profile tyres to meet height restrictions and painted in crimson with cream band and wheels, 8/2001
1/1983 - 4/2000 Southern National Ltd. 604. Withdrawn 3/2000
11/1982 - 1/1983 Western National Omnibus Company Ltd. 604
6/1976 - 11/1982 The Yorkshire Traction Company Ltd. 847. Re-engined to Gardner 6LXB engine during overhaul for Western National at Carlyle works, ?/1982

LWG847P in 2021
Photo : La Karavana
LWG847P in 2018
Photo :
LWG847P with Classic Bus West Nederland
Photo : BVRES Collection
LWG847P ready for export in 2001

Photo : Allan Macfarlane

LWG847P in Southern National livery

Photo : Steve Clements

LWG847P in NBC green livery
Photo : Stephen Day
LWG847P in NBC red livery
Photo : Jonathan Walton

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