Illustrated History for PPM206G

Chassis: RESL5/162 Body: ECW 17102 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6HLX Configuration: B35D
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 5/2013

Last updated : March 6th 2015 (brought up-to-date)

7/1992 - current Adrian Henson, Northampton (for preservation)
3/1990 - 7/1992 Moon, Warnham (Horsham Coaches)
10/1986 - 3/1990 Maun Buses Ltd. Fleet livery, 8/88. Withdrawn when business acquired by East Midland Motor Services Ltd. Withdrawn 2/90. Sold through ADT Auctions, Manchester
4/1986 - 10/1986 Easton Coaches, Brandiston
?/1986 - 4/1986 Terry Smith (Norfolk Bluebird), Norwich. Used on Norwich city route. Route and vehicle acquired by Easton, ?/86
5/1984 - ?/1986 Carter, Colchester
2/1983 - 5/1984 WLG Sherrin, Carhampton. Retained NBC green livery
12/1982 - 2/1983 APT, Lincoln (dealer)
1/1969 - 12/1982 Southdown Motor Services Ltd. 2206
8/1968 - 1/1969 Brighton, Hove & District 206

Restored to Brighton & Hove livery in preservation

Photo : BVRES Collection

Painted in Maun Buses' colourful livery, seen in October 1988

Photo : BVRES Collection

Seen in Newark Bus Station after acquisition by Maun Buses - compare this livery (applied by Easton) to the one carried by PPM210G with Sherrin of Carhampton

Photo : BVRES Collection

In service with Carters Coach Services in 1985 still carrying Southdown livery including fleetnumber 2206 and painted-out fleetnames!

Photo : Andrew Shearing

Original pre-NBC Brighton, Hove & District livery, captured in April 1970

Photo : Dale Tringham


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