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Bristol RE KRP 270 E

KRP270E was delivered as United Counties's 270 during Jun 1967.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 16614.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number 238.094) was powered by a Gardner 6HLX 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.
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
**United Counties Cream/Green coach United Counties 270  London Book-Buses Extra Magazine   
**United Counties Cream/Green coach United Counties 270  London southlancs Click Here 
 United Counties Cream/Green coach United Counties 270  London southlancs Click Here 
 United Counties Cream/Green coach United Counties 270 Mar 1970 London Grahame Wareham Click Here 
     Grahame Wareham Click Here 
 NBC Express United Counties 270  London Tolcarne Depot Click Here 
**NBC Green/White DP United Counties 270 17 Apr 1979 Kettering Previously listed on eBay   

Diary for KRP270E

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jun 1967 Built for:United Counties 270   United Counties Cream/Green coach 
Nov 1975   Rushden   
By 1 Apr 1979 Repaint   Photos listed on ebay NBC Green/White DP 
Dec 1979   Kettering   
Nov 1980 Repaint    NBC Express 
1 Sep 1981   Kettering   
Feb 1982 Withdrawn by:United Counties    
Jun 1982 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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