Illustrated History for 283BWU

Chassis: FS5G 205055 Body: ECW 12981 Series 2 Engine: Bristol AVW
Configuration: H33/27RD
Status: Scrapped     Last Reported: 10/2011

Last updated : April 16th 2022 (brought up-to-date)

5/2008 Doreen Newby, Aldergrove, British Columbia, Canada. Destroyed during the making of a film, by 4/2022
c9/2007 - 5/2008 S & G Motors, Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. Engineless and stripped to a shell, by 4/2008
by 5/1993 - ?/2007 Lost in the 50s, Burnaby, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Immobile dining bus. Derelict with broken windows, by 4/2006
by 6/1984 - ?/19?? Pacific Northwest Bus Company, Vancouver, Canada. Used as a booking office
by 8/1981 - ?/198? Gray Line, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Used for spares, by 8/81
by 8/1979 - ?/1981 Gray Line, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
1/1978 - ?/197? British Double Deckers, Denver, Colorado, U.S.A.
7/1963 - 1/1978 West Yorkshire Road Car Company Ltd. DX159. Renumbered 1759, ?/71. Withdrawn 3/1977

Photo courtesy Bob Spereall

Photo : Roger Hardy

Photo : Colin Turnnidge


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