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Bristol RE GNG 479 C

GNG479C was delivered as Eastern Counties's RE879 during Dec 1965.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15895.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.001) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Apr 1981.
Eastern Counties Bristol RELH/ECW coach GNG479C
Photo copyright: Lady Wulfrun 


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
 NBC Express Eastern Counties RE879  Great Yarmouth    
 NBC Express Eastern Counties RE879   Ian Trotter Click Here 
 NBC Express Eastern Counties RE879 1980 Great Yarmouth Lady Wulfrun Click here for photograph of GNG479C 

Diary for GNG479C

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Dec 1965 Built for:Eastern Counties RE879   Eastern Counties Cream/Maroon coach 
May 1966   Cambridge   
Oct 1975   Great Yarmouth   
Jun 1980   Great Yarmouth   
Jan 1981 Withdrawn by:Eastern Counties    
Apr 1981 Sold to:Jordan    

Owners shown above in Green are preservationists, Red are dealers, Blue for PSV use and brown for None-PSV.

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