Illustrated History for TFN986T

Chassis: VRT/SL3/1561 Body: Willowbrook 77692 Engine: Gardner 6LXB Configuration: H43/31F, O43/31F
Status: Exported     Last Reported: 11/2005

Last updated : November 16th 2016 (brought up-to-date)

1/2005 - current British Bus Company, San Diego, California, U.S.A. Stored in San Diego, 11/2005
c5/2001 - 1/2005 Chicago Double Decker, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. 175. Stored in Augusta, Georgia and for sale on eBay, 1/2005
?/2001 - ?/2001 Gray Line, New York, U.S.A. 175. Not used in service
8/2000 - ?/2001 New York Apple Tours, New York, U.S.A. 175. Not yet in service
2/2000 - 8/2000 Simon Munden, Bristol (dealer). Altered to offside entrance and painted in New York Apple Tours red and yellow livery, 4/2000
3/1998 - 2/2000 The Original London Sightseeing Tour Ltd. BW86
12/1997 - 3/1998 The Original Sightseeing Tour Ltd. (The Original London Sightseeing Tour) BW86
7/1993 - 12/1997 London Coaches Ltd. BW86. Converted to open-top, 3/96
8/1978 - 7/1993 East Kent Road Car Company Ltd. 7986

Photo : Peter Coney

Photo : Brian Coney

Photo : Dave Beardmore


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