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Bristol RE 394 TUO

394TUO was delivered as Western National's 2356 during Jun 1964.

It had 45 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 14501.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 212.077) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Dec 1985.


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.
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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Western National 2356  London Book-Ken Steley   
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Western National 2356  London lenmidgham Click Here 
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Western National 2356  London lenmidgham Click Here 
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Western National 2356  Honiton    
**NBC CAG White/Blue Western National 2356   Ken Steley Click Here 
 White/Blue Miller (Arun Coaches)    Bus Preservation Click Here 
 White/Blue Miller (Arun Coaches)    BURBUS Click Here 

Diary for 394TUO

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jun 1964 Built for:Western National 2356   Royal Blue Blue/Cream 
Feb 1974   Bournemouth   
Jul 1975   Bournemouth Plymouth Bus Club  
By Nov 1977 Withdrawn by:Western National    
Dec 1977 Sold to:North    
Dec 1977 Sold to:Miller (Arun Coaches)    
 Repaint   BURBUS White/Blue 
By Dec 1985 Withdrawn by:Miller (Arun Coaches)    

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

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