PRESERVED BUSES & COACHES

REG OTT 98
MAKE BRISTOL
MODEL LS6G
YEAR 1953
BODY Eastern Coach Works, Lowestoft
OWNER West Country Historic Omnibus & Transport Trust
HISTORY Vehicle entered service new in 1953 with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited in Royal Blue livery for express services.  It was transferred to Western National in 1969, then sold on several times to private operators until 1972.  In December that year it was bought by the Dorset Transport Circle, where it remained for 33 years until donated to the West Country Historic Omnibus & Transport Trust in 2006.  It has been various permutations of Southern National Royal Blue livery since being taken into preservation.
Information from: http://www.bristolsu.co.uk/ls/operatordetails/southernnational/ott98.htm

 

 
Above photo taken at: Weymouth Vintage Bus Running Day
Taken on: 20th June 2010 (earlier photo below)

 

 

Above photo taken at: Bristol Vintage Bus Group Rally, Brislington Park, Bristol.
Taken on: 9th August 2009

 

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Photographs Mike Smith 2010
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