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Operator: Eastern Counties Fleet No: LL42
Chassis: Bristol L5G Chassis No: 48.048
Body: ECW B35R Body No: 6248

HISTORY

Jun 39 In service with Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Limited, Norwich (LL42)
War Converted to B31R (Perimeter seating)
Post War Converted to B35R
Post War Fleet number changed to LL542
1954 Out of service with Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Limited, Norwich(LL542)
1954 Lincolnshire Road Car Company Limited, Lincoln (not operated)
Nov 54 In service with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (377)
Nov 54 Chassis lengthened to LL standard
Nov 54 Converted to B39R (8430)
Dec 67 Converted to Service Vehicle (Staff canteen at Padstow)
Nov 69 Out of service with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (377)
Nov 69 In service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (377) - continued use as staff canteen at Padstow
Jan 83 Out of service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (377)
Jan 83 In service with Western National Limited, Truro (377)
<Apr 85 Out of service with Western National Limited, Truro (377)
May 85 373 Preservation Group, Plymouth
<Apr 86 Plymouth & Cornwall Bus Preservation Group - 377 Group
Apr 87 G I Morgan, Llanelli
<Feb 91 S Lee, Beer
Dec 93 Nick Larkin, Peterborough
Feb 94 William Staniforth, Birmingham
<Aug 96 E Bunker, Long Itchington
<Dec 98 Group 94, Coventry
<Jul 06 E Bunker, Long Itchington

Status: Preserved as Southern National 377

    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Brian Botley

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Brian Botley

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Ilfracombe Depot

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Alan O Watkins

     
    

Owner : Western National 377

Location : Padstow

Date : September 1980

 

(C) Terry Walker

     
    

Owner : Western National 377

Location : Padstow

Date : September 1980

 

(C) Terry Walker

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Weymouth

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Brian Botley

     
    

Owner : Western National 377

Location : Padstow

Date : April 1985

 

(C) Jonathan Walton

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Kemble

Date : August 2004

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Flower Hill Trading Estate, Bristol

Date : August 2005

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Harbourside, Bristol

Date : May 2007

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : Southern National 377

Location : Banbury

Date : June 2014

 

(C) Sally J Jones