BRISTOL RELH/ECW A website about the original ECW body on the Bristol RELH chassis.
Bristol RE 5457 FM5457FM was delivered as Crosville's CRG495 during Feb 1964.
It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 13628.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 212.017) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.
This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Oct 1980.
All links to photos shown below are to other Internet sites, all photos will be the copyright of their respective owners.
Where no copyright details are shown the photo is known to exist, but is not freely available.
There may be other photos on the Internet that I cannot show the links for. See 'Useful sites for finding pictures' on the links page.
For pictures in books click on the copyright link for more information.
** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.
Diary for 5457FM
Owners shown above in Green are preservationists, Red are dealers, Blue for PSV use and brown for None-PSV.
Links to websites about other Bristol REs, and all other Bristol/ECW vehicles can be found here.
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