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Bristol RE LDV 470 F

LDV470F was delivered as Western National's 1452 during Feb 1968.

It had 45 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17061.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-135) was powered by a Gardner engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Aug 1980.
 
 

Photographs

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Where no copyright details are shown the photo is known to exist, but is not freely available.
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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Western National 1452  Weymouth    


Diary for LDV470F

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Feb 1968 Built for:Western National 1452   Royal Blue Blue/Cream 
Feb 1974   Falmouth   
Jul 1975   Truro Plymouth Bus Club  
Mar 1980   Exeter/Torbay Area   
Aug 1980 Withdrawn by:Western National    
Aug 1980 Sold to:Kinross Plant    

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



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