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Bristol RE SHN 766 F

SHN766F was delivered as United Automobile's RE66 during Apr 1968.

It had 43 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17081.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-167) was powered by a Gardner engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Sep 1984.


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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
**United Cream/Olive Green coach United Automobile RE66  London Book-Years before National   
 NBC Express United Automobile 1266      
**NBC Express United Automobile 1266 Mar 1976  Book-Fleetbook 8   

Diary for SHN766F

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Apr 1968 Built for:United Automobile RE66   United Cream/Olive Green coach 
Jan 1969 Renumbered United Automobile 1266    
Mar 1975   Scarborough Gloucestershire's Buses  
Nov 1976   Stored (U)   
By May 1977 Repaint    NBC Express 
By Nov 1978 Renumbered United Automobile 6130  Bradley Slater NBC Stock Book 1979  
By Nov 1978 Repaint    NBC Red/White DP 
By Sep 1984 Withdrawn by:United Automobile    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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