Illustrated History for 147YFM

Reregistered LDS406A

Chassis: FLF6B 210036 Body: ECW Engine: Bristol BVW - Gardner 6LW Configuration: H38/32F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 7/2023

Last updated : December 26th 2023 (brought up-to-date)

c7/2018 - current O Decker, Cantley, Quebec, Canada (static restaurant)
10/2010 - ?/2018 Ken Loughren, Athens, Ontario, Canada. Used as a fast food outlet at Elizabethtown-Kitley
7/2009 - 10/2010 John Hopkins, Port Dover, Ontario, Canada (for continued use as a food retail outlet)
6/1998 - 7/2009 Fred Schofield, Chalk Hill, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Converted to offside entrance, nearside glazed and panelled and fitted out as a retail outlet for Archie's Frozen Custard
7/1995 - 6/1998 Linda's Flame Roasted Chicken, Linden, New Jersey, U.S.A. For use as a fast-food outlet but conversion not completed
7/1995 - 7/1995 Murphy (British Double Deckers), Denver, Colorado, U.S.A. Imported through New York and direct to owner in New Jersey
?/199? - 7/1995 Norths, Sherburn-in-Elmet (dealer)
3/1990 - ?/199? Teen Challenge (anti-alcohol campaign), Glasgow (exhibition unit). Reregistered LDS406A, ?/199?
6/1987 - 9/1989 Magicbus (Scotland) Ltd. Re-engined with Gardner 6LW but not used in service. Used for spares, ?/1989
by 9/1982 - 6/1987 Wood, Craven Arms (Chukie Chicken)
6/1979 - ?/19?? ?, ? (dealer)
4/1963 - 6/1979 Crosville Motor Services Ltd. DFB114

147YFM in 2016
Photo : Paul Bateson
147YFM in 2005

Photo : Brian Coney

147YFM in 2005

Photo : Brian Coney

147YFM with Teen Challenge

Photo : Carl Ireland

147YFM in 1987
Photo : J Curwen
147YFM with Chukie Chicken

Photo : Jim Gorman

147YFM in NBC green livery
Photo : Brian Pritchard
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