Illustrated History for YDL318

Chassis: FS6G 196033 Body: ECW 12971 Series 2 Engine: Gardner 6LW Configuration: H33/27RD
Status: Independent     Last Reported: 2/2021

   Last updated : February 16th 2021 (brought up-to-date)

7/2011 - current
Jon Pratt (Crosville Motor Services), Weston-super-Mare
2/2010 - 7/2011 Phil Blair, Eastleigh (for preservation). Repainted in Tilling green and cream livery, 4/2010
c11/2002 - 2/2010 McKindless, Wishaw
10/2001 - ?/2002 Davies, Winchcombe (dealer). Kept at London Bus Export, Lydney and used on private hires with full Class 6 MoT
8/1962 - 10/2001 Southern Vectis Omnibus Company Ltd. 573. Converted to driver trainer and renumbered TB1, 2/78. Withdrawn 3/91. Restored to "vintage" fleet and renumbered 573, 5/92. Stored, summer 1996. Withdrawn 9/96. Long term loan to Isle of Wight Bus & Coach Museum Trust, Newport, 6/97 to sale

Photo : Dave Beardmore

Photo : Mike Ginger


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