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Bristol RE JHN 838 D

JHN838D was delivered as United Automobile's RE38 during Jun 1966.

It had 43 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15942.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.124) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Dec 1977.
 
 

Photographs

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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
 United Cream/Olive Green coach United Automobile 1238      
 United Cream/Olive Green coach United Automobile 1238 8 Aug 1972 Newcastle upon Tyne Book-Heyday of the Bristol RE  Buy Book 


Diary for JHN838D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jun 1966 Built for:United Automobile RE38   United Cream/Olive Green coach 
Jan 1969 Renumbered United Automobile 1238    
Mar 1975   Richmond Gloucestershire's Buses  
Nov 1976   Richmond   
By May 1977 Repaint    NBC Express 
Dec 1977 Withdrawn by:United Automobile    

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



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