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Bristol RE HFM 571 D

HFM571D was delivered as Crosville's CRG571 during May 1966.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15885.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.005) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Jun 1981.


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
 Crosville Cream/Black (2) Crosville CRG571   Rob Sly's site Click Here 
 NBC Express Crosville CRG571  Manchester    
 NBC Express Crosville CRG571   Rob Sly's site Click Here 
 NBC Express Crosville CRG571  Manchester AJA118 Click Here 
 NBC Express Crosville CRG571 13 Jul 1977 Bangor Alistair Holt/Keith Holt Click Here 
 NBC Express Crosville CRG571 Jul 1980 Barmouth Steve Guess Click Here 
**NBC Express Martin   Middlewich    

Diary for HFM571D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
May 1966 Built for:Crosville CRG571   Crosville Cream/Black (1) 
Dec 1968   Birkenhead, Rock Ferry   
Jun 1969 Transfer  Birkenhead, Rock Ferry   
Feb 1970   Birkenhead, Rock Ferry   
14 Jul 1974   Birkenhead, Rock Ferry Crosville allocation sheet  
Apr 1980   Dolgellau   
Jul 1980 Withdrawn by:Crosville  Crosville Enthusiasts' Club (1967)  
Nov 1980 Sold to:Martin    

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

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