Illustrated History for OEL232P

Chassis: VRT/SL3/407 Body: ECW 21087 Series 2 Engine: Leyland O501 Configuration: H43/31F, O43/31F
Status: Scrapped     Last Reported: 4/2012

Last updated : August 16th 2018 (brought up-to-date)

4/2012 Sims Metal, Wimborne (dealer for scrap)
4/1983 - 4/2012 Wilts & Dorset Bus Company Ltd. 3351. Wraparound advert for British Telecom, 4/1983. Lettering for British Telecom removed, 9/1983. Damaged in the storms of 10/1987. Converted to open-top and painted in Wilts & Dorset livery, 5/1988. Withdrawn 9/2000. Converted for use as a tree lopper, renumbered 9089 and repainted yellow, 3/2002/ Loaned to Southern Vectis, 7/2007 to 10/2007
7/1976 - 4/1983 Hants & Dorset Motor Services Ltd. 3351

OEL232P as a tree lopper with Wilts & Dorset

Photo : David Oborn

OEL232P in Wilts & Dorset livery

Photo : Mark Pitman

 OEL232P with BT advertising removed
Photo : Stuartp1960
OEL232P in wraparound advertising livery for British Telecom
Photo : 133 Broadstone
OEL232P in NBC red livery
Photo : Richard Godfray

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