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Bristol RE PWR 858 E

PWR858E was delivered as West Yorkshire's CRG2 during May 1967.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 16631.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 238.078) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Sep 1979.
 
 

Photographs

All links to photos shown below are to other Internet sites, all photos will be the copyright of their respective owners.
Where no copyright details are shown the photo is known to exist, but is not freely available.
There may be other photos on the Internet that I cannot show the links for. See 'Useful sites for finding pictures' on the links page.
For pictures in books click on the copyright link for more information.
** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**West Yorkshire Cream/Maroon coach West Yorkshire CRG2
   No registration plate 
  Aire Valley Transport Collection Click Here 
**West Yorkshire Cream/Red coach West Yorkshire CRG2   Previously listed on eBay   
 NBC Express West Yorkshire 1015 20 Mar 1977 Liverpool Alistair Holt/Keith Holt Click Here 
**    antrimfj Click Here 
 NBC Express West Yorkshire 1015 7 Jul 1977 Leeds Frans Angevaare Click Here 


Diary for PWR858E

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
May 1967 Built for:West Yorkshire CRG2   West Yorkshire Cream/Maroon coach 
3 Oct 1971 Renumbered West Yorkshire 1015    
Feb 1975   York   
Nov 1978 Renumbered West Yorkshire 2504    
By Nov 1978 Repaint    NBC Red/White DP 
Mar 1979   Stored (WY)   
May 1979 Withdrawn by:West Yorkshire    
Sep 1979 Sold to:Bracebridge Heath  For spares recovery  

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



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