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Bristol RE OAX 4 F

OAX4F was delivered as Red and White's RC468 during Feb 1968.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17048.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-106) was powered by a Leyland 600 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Sep 1983.


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
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC468  Torquay Ken Steley Click Here 
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC468 Aug 1968 London Book-Buses Extra Magazine   
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC468 16 Jun 1970 Gloucester Previously listed on eBay   
 Jones Cream/Blue Jones RC468  Aberbeeg Book-ECW 1965  Buy Book 
 Jones Cream/Blue Jones RC468      
 Jones Cream/Blue Jones RC468  Aberbeeg the bus gallery Click Here 
 Jones Cream/Blue Jones RC468   southlancs Click Here 
 Jones Cream/Blue Jones RC468 Aug 1973 Aberbeeg Book-NBC Early Years  Buy Book 
 Jones Cream/Blue Jones RC468 13 Apr 1974 Llandudno Alistair Holt/Keith Holt Click Here 
 NBC Express Jones RC468  Aberbeeg    
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6068 15 Sep 1979 London Frans Angevaare Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6068 1980 Cardiff Martyn Hearson Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6068  Cwmbran southlancs Click Here 
**NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6068      
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6068 Nov 1981 Cwmbran Previously listed on eBay   
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD1332 Nov 1982 Pontypridd Previously listed on eBay   

Diary for OAX4F

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Feb 1968 Built for:Red and White RC468   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
By Feb 1972 Sold to:Jones RC468    
By Feb 1972   Aberbeeg   
By Feb 1972 Repaint  Aberbeeg   
Jan 1974   Aberbeeg   
6 Aug 1975   Aberbeeg Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Oct 1975 Renumbered Jones RC6068    
Jan 1978 Sold to:Western Welsh RC6068    
27 Apr 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RC6068    
1 May 1978   Brynmawr   
Feb 1980 Renumbered National Welsh RD6068    
Feb 1980 Transfer  Brynmawr   
Feb 1981   Brynmawr   
Apr 1981 Transfer  Cwmbran   
Jun 1981 Repaint    NBC Red/White DP 
Jun 1982   Cwmbran   
Dec 1982 Transfer  Porth   
1 Jan 1983 Renumbered National Welsh RD1332    
Feb 1983 Withdrawn by:National Welsh    
1 Feb 1983 Last recorded by DVLA  Base colour: Red 
Apr 1983 Sold to:Annetts  Rob Sly's site  
Sep 1983 Sold to:Thomas    

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

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