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Bristol RE OAX 7 F

OAX7F was delivered as Red and White's RC768 during Feb 1968.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17051.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-109) was powered by a Leyland 600 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in May 1984.


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   Livery Owner Date Location Photo copyright Photo link
**Red and White Cream/Red (1) Red and White RC768  Bridgwater    
**NBC Express Red and White RC768      
 NBC Express National Welsh RC6368  Brighton southlancs Click Here 
 NBC Express National Welsh RC6368  Brighton Ian Trotter Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6368   geoffsimages Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6368 Aug 1980 Taunton pwgb Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6368  Chepstow    
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6368 24 Jun 1981 Swansea Michael Thorne Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD6368 5 Jul 1981 Chepstow Moving Britain Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP National Welsh RD1335  Porth    

Diary for OAX7F

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Feb 1968 Built for:Red and White RC768   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
By Apr 1973 Repaint   Richard Smith NBC Express 
Jan 1974   Aberdare   
6 Aug 1975   Aberdare Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC6368    
Apr 1976   Chepstow   
27 Apr 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RC6368    
1 May 1978   Chepstow   
By Oct 1979 Renumbered National Welsh RD6368    
Mar 1980   Chepstow   
By Mar 1980 Repaint    NBC Red/White DP 
Jun 1980   Chepstow   
Feb 1981   Chepstow   
Mar 1982 Transfer  Porth   
Jun 1982   Porth   
1 Jan 1983 Renumbered National Welsh RD1335    
Sep 1983 Transfer  Porth   
Oct 1983 Withdrawn by:National Welsh    
5 Oct 1983 Last recorded by DVLA  Base colour: Red 
By 5 May 1984 Sold to:PVS    

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

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