Illustrated History for XRD23K

Chassis: VRT/LL2/105 Body: Northern Counties 7177 Engine: Gardner 6LX Configuration: H47/30D
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 7/2014

Last updated : August 8th 2020 (brought up-to-date)

6/2008 - current Richard Rampton, Reading (for further preservation)
2/2004 - 6/2008 Wayne Ball, Inkpen (for further preservation)
7/1999 - 2/2004 Reading Preservation Group, Binfield (for preservation)
8/1983 - 7/1999 Jones, Clydach (East End Motors). Withdrawn c3/1992. Reinstated, 3/1994. Withdrawn with accident damage (caused by joyriders), by 8/1995. Repaired and reinstated, by 5/1997
7/1983 - 8/1983 Stevensons, Spath
9/1971 - 7/1983 Reading Transport 23

Photo : Peter Cook

Photo : Rob Sly

XRD23K in 1991
Photo : Adrian Healey
XRD23K in East End blue livery
Photo : Raymond Smith
 XRD23K with Stevensons
Photo : Martyn Hearson

   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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