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Bristol RE GPW 883 D

GPW883D was delivered as Eastern Counties's RE883 during Mar 1966.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15899.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.011) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Jul 1983.
Eastern Counties Bristol RELH/ECW coach GPW883D
Photo copyright: Carl Berry 


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Eastern Counties Cream/Maroon coach Eastern Counties RE883   Previously listed on eBay   
 NBC Express Eastern Counties RE883   Carl Berry Click here for photograph of GPW883D 
**NBC Express Eastern Counties RE883   ibptsfelixstowe Click Here 
 NBC Express Eastern Counties RE883      

Diary for GPW883D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Mar 1966 Built for:Eastern Counties RE883   Eastern Counties Cream/Maroon coach 
Oct 1975   Stored (EC)   
Jun 1980   Great Yarmouth   
Jan 1981 Withdrawn by:Eastern Counties    
Apr 1981 Sold to:Jordan    
Jul 1983 Sold to:Whiting    

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

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