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Bristol RE GWO 1 D

GWO1D was delivered as Red and White's RC166 during Jan 1966.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15910.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.008) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

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


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
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC166  Weymouth Book-Bus Monographs 5  Buy Book 
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC166   gmptemetropolitan Click Here 
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC166
   Rear View 
24 Dec 1968 Cardiff Mike Street Click Here 
 NBC Express Red and White RC166  Cheltenham Alan Snatt Click Here 

Diary for GWO1D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jan 1966 Built for:Red and White RC166   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
Jan 1966 Transfer  Cardiff Gloucestershire's Buses  
Jan 1973 Repaint   Richard Smith NBC Express 
Jan 1974   Aberdare   
6 Aug 1975   Aberdare Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC7166    
Apr 1976   Aberdare   
Nov 1977 Withdrawn by:Red and White    
By Jan 1978 Sold to:Ensign    
Apr 1978 Sold to:Crowther (Black Prince)    
May 1979 Sold to:Markinson    
1 Jun 1984 Last recorded by DVLA  Base colour: Blue 

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

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