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Bristol RE NHN 954 E

NHN954E was delivered as United Automobile's RE54 during Mar 1967.

It had 43 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 16595.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 238.067) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Dec 1979.
United Automobile Bristol RELH/ECW coach NHN954E
Photo copyright: Clifford Essex 


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**United Cream/Olive Green coach United Automobile RE54  Barnsdale Bar    
**United Cream/Olive Green coach United Automobile 1254  London    
 NBC Express United Automobile 1254      
 NBC Red Bus livery United Automobile 4354   Clifford Essex Click here for photograph of NHN954E 
 NBC Red Bus livery United Automobile 4354 25 Jun 1977 Scarborough Alistair Holt/Keith Holt Click Here 

Diary for NHN954E

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Mar 1967 Built for:United Automobile RE54   United Cream/Olive Green coach 
Jan 1969 Renumbered United Automobile 1254    
Mar 1975   Hartlepool Gloucestershire's Buses  
Nov 1976   Stored (U)   
Apr 1977 Renumbered United Automobile 4354  Bradley Slater NBC Stock Book 1977  
Dec 1979 Withdrawn by:United Automobile    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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