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Bristol RE GWO 6 D

GWO6D was delivered as Red and White's RC666 during Feb 1966.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15915.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.020) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

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


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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC666  London Ken Steley Click Here 
 Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC666   southlancs Click Here 
 Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC666  Newport    
 NBC Express Red and White RC666  Bristol    
**NBC Express Red and White RC666 1974 Liverpool Book-NBC Early Years  Buy Book 
 NBC Express Red and White RC7666   southlancs Click Here 
 NBC Express Red and White RC7666 20 Jul 1978 Cardiff Frans Angevaare Click Here 
 NBC Express National Welsh RC7666   southlancs Click Here 

Diary for GWO6D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Feb 1966 Built for:Red and White RC666   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   Cardiff, Gelligaer Street Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC7666    
Apr 1976   Cardiff, Gelligaer Street   
Nov 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RC7666    
Apr 1979   Barry   
May 1979 Withdrawn by:National Welsh  Used as staff transport at Ely, Cardiff works afterwards  
Apr 1980 Withdrawn by:National Welsh  Richard Smith  

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

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