Illustrated History for RRP858R

Chassis: VRT/SL3/603 Body: ECW 22347 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F
Status: Scrapped     Last Reported: 4/2005

Last updated : August 18th 2020 (brought up-to-date)

by 12/2001 ?, Kings Lynn (non-PCV). Noted in a garden just off the A47 between Kings Lynn and Wisbech, 12/2001. Used in a demolition derby at Kings Lynn, 4/2005
7/2000 - ?/2001 Norfolk Green, Kings Lynn 508. Still owned, 9/2001
12/1999 - 7/2000 Fleetlink, Liverpool (dealer)
1/1990 - 12/1999 Ribble Motor Services Company Ltd. 2042. Withdrawn 10/1999
1/1977 - 1/1990 United Counties Omnibus Company Ltd. 858. Severely damaged in a frontal collision, 11/1978. Repaired (including a replacement offside chassis rail) and reinstated, 7/1980

RRP858R in 2005

Photo : Jonathan Wiltshire

RRP858R in 2000

Photo : Chris Bowles

RRP858R in 1996

Photo : Paul Green

RRP858R in United Counties livery

Photo : Dave Hancock

 RRP858R in NBC green livery
Photo : Graham Ledger

   If you can correct or enhance the history of the vehicle or claim copyright on an unclaimed photo on this page please email and I will be only too happy to incorporate your comments.  

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