BRISTOL RELH/ECW     A website about the original ECW body on the Bristol RELH chassis.
Home Information Owners Vehicles Liveries Links/Credits AFM103G

Search for vehicle registration 
Search for owner by name/address 

Bristol RE NHW 302 F

NHW302F was delivered as Bristol Omnibus's 2048 during Apr 1968.

It had 47 seats, to 'dual purpose' specification, in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17069.
When built it was fitted with a 'T piece' destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-113) was powered by a Leyland 680 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Oct 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 2048  Berkeley    
**NBC Green/White DP Bristol Omnibus 2048  Gloucester Previously listed on eBay   
 NBC Green/White DP Bristol Omnibus 2048 Jul 1974 Shepperdine Dave A Flett Click Here 
 NBC Green Bus livery Ball (Eagle)   Bristol Kebab Eater Click Here 
**NBC Green Bus livery Ball (Eagle)  25 Oct 1981 Bristol we1330 Click Here 

Diary for NHW302F

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Apr 1968 Built for:Bristol Omnibus 2048 Bristol, Marlborough Street  Bristol Green/Cream DP 
Feb 1970 Transfer  Bristol, Marlborough Street Gloucestershire's Buses  
May 1973 Repaint   Gloucestershire's Buses NBC Green/White DP 
May 1979 Renumbered Bristol Omnibus 2443  Gloucestershire's Buses  
May 1979 Repaint   Gloucestershire's Buses NBC Green Bus livery 
May 1979 Transfer  Wells Gloucestershire's Buses  
Jul 1979 Transfer  Weston super Mare Gloucestershire's Buses  
31 Jan 1981 Withdrawn by:Bristol Omnibus  Gloucestershire's Buses  
Sep 1981 Sold to:Bass  Gloucestershire's Buses  
Sep 1981 Sold to:Ball (Eagle)    

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

   Links to websites about other Bristol REs, and all other Bristol/ECW vehicles can be found here.
   If you can offer any information or photos to help improve this site (especially about AFM103G), please get in touch.