Illustrated History for UFM53F

Chassis: RELL3/381 Body: ECW 16792 Series 2
Engine: Gardner 6HLX - 6HLXB
Configuration: DP50F
Status: Preserved     Last Reported: 5/2022

Last updated : May 9th 2022 (brought up-to-date)

5/2021 - current
Jay Needham, Colchester (for further preservation)
11/2016 - 5/2021
Chris Sampson, Colchester (for further preservation)
11/2014 - 11/2016
Fred Lawrance & Chris Sampson, Colchester (for further preservation)
by 10/2006 - 11/2014
Paul Ashman, Romford (for further preservation). Extensive restoration completed at Stondon Massey, c9/2007. Fitted with a Gardner 6HLXB engine, ??/??
c5/2005 - ?/2006
Mark Biddle (Blue Triangle), Rainham (for further preservation)
by 1/2003 - ?/2005
Tony Brown, Rushden (for further preservation)
1/1997 - ?/200?
Terry Hussey, Basingstoke (for preservation)
4/1982 - 1/1997
Liverpool (Granby) Community Transport (non-PCV). Kept at Pall Mall, Liverpool
6/1968 - 4/1982
Crosville Motor Services Ltd. ERG53
UFM53F in preservation
Photo : Mark Pitman
UFM53F in 2007
Photo : Nigel Harris
UFM53F in 1988
Photo : Adrian Healey
UFM53F in NBC dual-purpose livery
Photo : Graham Senior

   If you can correct or enhance the history of the vehicle or claim copyright on an unclaimed photo on this page please email and I will be only too happy to incorporate your comments.  

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