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Bristol RE 835 CRX

835CRX was delivered as Thames Valley (South Midland)'s C405 during Feb 1964.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 13732.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 212.022) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Apr 1977.


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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
**Oxford Cream/Red DP Thames Valley (South Midland) C405  London Chris Stanley Click Here 
**Oxford Cream/Red DP Thames Valley (South Midland) C405  Portsmouth oldbusman Click Here 
**Oxford Cream/Red DP Thames Valley (South Midland) C405 20 Feb 1964  Ken Steley Click Here 
**Oxford Cream/Red DP Thames Valley (South Midland) C405  Worcester    
 Oxford Cream/Red DP Thames Valley (South Midland) C405 Apr 1968 Oxford Book-Heyday of the Bristol RE  Buy Book 
**Oxford Cream/Red DP Thames Valley (South Midland) 405 30 Mar 1970 London Book-PSV Circle Chassis List (1)   
 Oxford Cream/Red DP Oxford-South Midland 5   southlancs Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP Oxford-South Midland 5 1976 Drayton Steve Annells Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP Oxford-South Midland 5  Oxford Book-BRISTOL RE 40   

Diary for 835CRX

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Feb 1964 Built for:Thames Valley (South Midland) C405   Oxford Cream/Red DP 
Jun 1969 Renumbered Thames Valley (South Midland) 405   Oxford Cream/Red DP 
1 Jan 1971 Sold to:Oxford-South Midland  The Bristol RE - A Family Profile  
1 Jan 1971   Oxford The Bristol RE - A Family Profile  
By 1976 Repaint   Steve Annells NBC Red/White DP 
By Apr 1977 Withdrawn by:Oxford-South Midland  Bradley Slater NBC Stock Book 1977  

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

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