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Bristol RE 842 SUO

842SUO was delivered as Southern National's 2362 during Jun 1964.

It had 45 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 14493.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 212.070) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Mar 1980.


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Southern National 2362  Bristol    
**Royal Blue Blue/Cream Western National 2362  London    
**NBC Express Western National 2362   500clt Click Here 
**Red/Cream Silcox   Pembroke Dock wactonbus Click Here 

Diary for 842SUO

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jun 1964 Built for:Southern National 2362   Royal Blue Blue/Cream 
25 Nov 1969 Sold to:Western National 2362    
Feb 1974   Bournemouth   
Jul 1975   Bournemouth Plymouth Bus Club  
Apr 1977    Witton Fleetbooks  
By Mar 1978 Withdrawn by:Western National    
Apr 1978 Sold to:Martin    
Oct 1978 Sold to:Silcox    
Feb 1980 Sold to:Martin    
Mar 1980 Sold to:Goodwin    

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

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