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Bristol RE JHN 28 D

JHN28D was delivered as United Automobile's RE28 during May 1966.

It had 43 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 15932.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 232.114) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Dec 1978.


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.
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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.

   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
 United Cream/Olive Green coach United Automobile RE28
   Rear View 
  Book-BRISTOL RE 40   
 NBC Red Bus livery United Automobile 6128   ibptsfelixstowe Click Here 
 NBC Red Bus livery United Automobile 4328 10 Jun 1978 Bishop Auckland bkp550 Click Here 
 NBC Red Bus livery United Automobile 4328  Bishop Auckland    

Diary for JHN28D

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
May 1966 Built for:United Automobile RE28   United Cream/Olive Green coach 
Jan 1969 Renumbered United Automobile 1228    
Mar 1975   Bishop Auckland Gloucestershire's Buses  
By Mar 1976 Renumbered United Automobile 6128  Witton Fleetbooks  
Aug 1977 Repaint    NBC Red Bus livery 
Dec 1977 Renumbered United Automobile 4328    
By Dec 1978 Withdrawn by:United Automobile    
Dec 1978 Sold to:Booth    

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

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