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Bristol RE KHW 315 E

KHW315E was delivered as Bristol Omnibus's 2046 during Jul 1967.

It had 47 seats, to 'dual purpose' specification, in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 16577.
When built it was fitted with a 'T piece' destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 238.089) was powered by a Leyland 680 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Aug 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
**Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2046  Bristol Book-Bus Monographs 5  Buy Book 
**Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2046  Weymouth Previously listed on eBay   
**Bristol Green/Cream DP Bristol Omnibus 2046  Wotton under Edge    
 NBC Green/White DP Bristol Omnibus 2046  Bristol    
 NBC Green/White DP Bristol Omnibus 2441 1980 Gloucester John Law Click Here 

Diary for KHW315E

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jul 1967 Built for:Bristol Omnibus 2046 Bristol, Marlborough Street  Bristol Green/Cream DP 
Aug 1973 Repaint   Gloucestershire's Buses NBC Green/White DP 
1 Nov 1979 Renumbered Bristol Omnibus 2441  Gloucestershire's Buses  
1 Nov 1979 Transfer  Bristol, Marlborough Street Gloucestershire's Buses  
31 Jan 1981 Withdrawn by:Bristol Omnibus  Gloucestershire's Buses  
Aug 1981 Sold to:North    
Aug 1981 Sold to:Whiting    

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

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