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Bristol RE GWO 2 D

GWO2D was delivered as Red and White's RC266 during Jan 1966.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15911.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.009) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Dec 1987.
 
 

Photographs

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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC266  Gloucester    
 Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC266 25 Mar 1971 Rossilli guy_arab_uf Click Here 
 NBC Express Red and White RC7266 Dec 1977 Brynmawr Previously listed on eBay   
 White/Blue Morris   Swansea Bus Preservation Click Here 
**White/Blue Morris  1981 Cardiff Woolfie Hills Click Here 
 White/Blue Morris  26 Feb 1983 Morriston Jonathan Greenwood Click Here 
     Jonathan Greenwood Click Here 
     Jonathan Greenwood Click Here 


Diary for GWO2D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jan 1966 Built for:Red and White RC266   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
Jan 1966 Transfer Red and White RC166 Cardiff Gloucestershire's Buses  
By Feb 1973 Repaint Red and White RC266  Richard Smith NBC Express 
Jan 1974   Cardiff, Gelligaer Street   
6 Aug 1975   Aberdare Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC7266    
Apr 1976   Cardiff, Gelligaer Street   
27 Apr 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RC7266    
Jun 1978 Withdrawn by:National Welsh    
Nov 1978 Sold to:Ensign    
Feb 1979 Sold to:Morris (CK Coaches)    
Nov 1979 Sold to:Morris    
May 1984 Sold to:Cleverley    
1 Mar 1987 Last recorded by DVLA  Base colour: Red 
By Dec 1987 Withdrawn by:Cleverley    

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



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