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Bristol RE SAX 9 G

SAX9G was delivered as Red and White's RC969 during Jan 1969.

It had 47 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 17475.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece coach (small) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-192) was powered by a Leyland 680 engine.

This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Jul 1993.


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 RC969 Dec 1969 Cheltenham Transport Images Click Here 
 NBC Express Red and White RC969   the quiet man2010 Click Here 
 NBC Express Red and White RC969   Stuart Bell Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP Abercarn Rugby Club   Shrewsbury viceroy44 Click Here 
 NBC Red/White DP Abercarn Rugby Club  Jan 1981 Cardiff Previously listed on eBay   
 NBC Red/White DP Abercarn Rugby Club   Pontnewydd    
 Red Abercarn Rugby Club   Pontnewydd    

Diary for SAX9G

Date Event Owner Number Allocation Details Livery
Jan 1969 Built for:Red and White RC969   Red and White Cream/Red (1) 
By Feb 1973 Repaint   Richard Smith NBC Express 
Jan 1974   Chepstow   
6 Aug 1975   Aberdare Allocation of Rolling Stock document  
Jan 1976 Renumbered Red and White RC5369    
Apr 1976   Aberdare   
27 Apr 1978 Sold to:National Welsh RC5369    
1 May 1978   Stored (NW)   
Apr 1979   Crosskeys   
May 1979 Renumbered National Welsh RD5369    
Mar 1980   Crosskeys   
Jun 1980   Chepstow   
Oct 1980 Withdrawn by:National Welsh    
Nov 1980 Sold to:Abercarn Rugby Club    
9 Jan 1991 Last recorded by DVLA  Base colour: Blue 
By Jul 1993 Sold to:Northern  Reliable Bristol, 2nd Edition  

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

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