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Bristol RE GWO 4 D

GWO4D was delivered as Red and White's RC466 during Feb 1966.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15913.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.018) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in May 1982.
Red and White Bristol RELH/ECW coach GWO4D
Photo copyright: ABC Coach Guides 


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC466  London Ken Steley Click Here 
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC466  Cardiff Mike Street Click Here 
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC466 Sep 1966 Aust ABC Coach Guides Click here for photograph of GWO4D 
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC466 May 1967  Book-Buses Magazine   
 NBC Express Red and White RC466  Sherbourne    

Diary for GWO4D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Feb 1966 Built for:Red and White RC466   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
Feb 1966 Transfer  Cheltenham Gloucestershire's Buses  
By Apr 1973 Repaint   Richard Smith NBC Express 
Jan 1974   Monmouth   
6 Aug 1975   Chepstow Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC7466    
Apr 1976   Chepstow   
Apr 1977 Renumbered Red and White RD7466    
By Apr 1977 Repaint   Richard Smith NBC Red/White DP 
Feb 1978 Withdrawn by:Red and White    
27 Apr 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RD7466  Not used in service  
Jun 1978 Sold to:Ensign    
Aug 1978 Sold to:Dack (Rosemary Coaches)    
28 May 1982 Sold to:Meynell    

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

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