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Bristol RE KCY 212 E

KCY212E was delivered as United Welsh's 54 during Mar 1967.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 16630.
When built it was fitted with a 1 piece coach (small) destination panel and a coach type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 238.069) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Jun 1984.
South Wales Bristol RELH/ECW coach KCY212E
Photo copyright: Carl Berry 


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
 United Welsh Cream/Maroon coach United Welsh 54  Wells Previously listed on eBay   
**United Welsh Cream/Maroon coach United Welsh 54  London Chris Roberts Click Here 
 South Wales Cream/Red South Wales 166  Swansea    
**NBC Express South Wales 166  Llanelli Previously listed on eBay   
**NBC Red/White DP South Wales 166  Llanelli John Law Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP South Wales 166   southlancs Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP South Wales 166  Bristol unitedwelsh Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP South Wales 166  Cardiff Ian Trotter Click Here 
 White/Maroon band South Wales 502  Swansea Book-BRISTOL RE 40   
**White/Maroon band South Wales 502 4 Oct 1980 Swansea Carl Berry Click here for photograph of KCY212E 
 NBC Express South Wales 502  Swansea Ian Trotter Click Here 
 NBC Express South Wales 502  Swansea    
 NBC Express South Wales 502 27 Apr 1982 Swansea Steve Powell Click Here 

Diary for KCY212E

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Mar 1967 Built for:United Welsh 54   United Welsh Cream/Maroon coach 
Nov 1970 Renumbered United Welsh 166    
Jan 1971 Sold to:South Wales 166    
Jan 1974   Swansea, Ravenhill   
Apr 1976   Swansea, Ravenhill   
By Nov 1976 Repaint South Wales   NBC Express 
Dec 1976 Withdrawn by:South Wales    
By Jun 1977 Reinstated South Wales 166    
By Sep 1977 Repaint South Wales   NBC Red/White DP 
1 May 1978  South Wales 166 Gorseinon   
Dec 1979 Transfer  Stored (SW)   
Mar 1980   Stored (SW)   
Jun 1980  South Wales 165 Stored (SW)   
Aug 1980 Repaint South Wales 166   White/Maroon band 
Aug 1980 Renumbered South Wales 502    
3 May 1981 Transfer  Swansea, Brunswick   
3 May 1981 Transfer  Swansea, Brunswick   
Aug 1981 Repaint    NBC Express 
Jun 1982   Swansea, Brunswick   
Aug 1982 Withdrawn by:South Wales    
Nov 1982  South Wales  Used as office at Swansea, Brunswick garage  
Jun 1984 Sold to:Ripley    

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

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