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Bristol RE KHW 314 E

KHW314E was delivered as Bristol Omnibus's 2045 during Jun 1967.

It had 47 seats, to 'dual purpose' specification, in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 16576.
When built it was fitted with a 'T piece' destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 238.088) was powered by a Leyland 680 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Jun 1982.


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
**Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2045  Hereford Book-Ken Steley   
 Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2045   Previously listed on eBay   
**Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2045   Book-BRISTOL RE 40   
 Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2045  Gloucester    
**NBC Green Bus livery Bristol Omnibus 2440 12 Aug 1980 Bristol Book-The Bristol RE  Buy Book 

Diary for KHW314E

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jun 1967 Built for:Bristol Omnibus 2045 Gloucester  Bristol Green/Cream DP 
Jun 1972 Transfer  Stroud Gloucestershire's Buses  
Jun 1974 Repaint   Gloucestershire's Buses NBC Green/White DP 
Apr 1979 Repaint Bristol Omnibus 2440  Gloucestershire's Buses NBC Green Bus livery 
Apr 1979 Renumbered   Gloucestershire's Buses  
Apr 1979 Transfer  Stroud Gloucestershire's Buses  
1 Oct 1979 Transfer  Bristol, Marlborough Street Gloucestershire's Buses  
30 Sep 1980 Withdrawn by:Bristol Omnibus  Gloucestershire's Buses  
Feb 1981 Sold to:Ensign    
Feb 1981 Sold to:North    
Apr 1982 Sold to:Parton and Allen    
By Jun 1982    Broken up for scrap   

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

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