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Operator: Southern National Fleet No: 434
Chassis: Bristol SUL4A Chassis No: 190.037
Body: ECW C33F Body No: 12877

HISTORY

Jul 62 In service with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (434) - Based at Bideford
Nov 69 Out of service with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (434)
Nov 69 In service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (434) - Remains based at Bideford
Jun 70 Transferred to Weymouth
Aug 70 Transferred to Bideford
Jun 71 Fleet Number changed to 1234
Aug 72 Converted to DP33F
Aug 72 Given Western National fleetnames
Jan 73 Transferred to Barnstaple
Nov 73 Repainted in NBC Local Coach Livery (Green & White)
Jan 74 Converted to B37F
Feb 74 Transferred to Bideford
Aug 77 Transferred to Ilfracombe
Sep 77 Transferred to Bideford
Sep 79 Transferred to Ilfracombe
Nov 79 Transferred to Bideford
Nov 79 Out of service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (1234)
Dec 79 C F Booth Limited, Rotherham (dealer)
Jan 80 Kinross Plant & Construction Company Limited, Kinross (contractor)
Oct 80 In service with Guernsey Railway Company Limited, St Peter Port 154)
Oct 80 Re-registered 31916
Feb 81 Out of service with Guernsey Railway Company Limited, St Peter Port (154)
Feb 81 In service with Guernseybus Limited, St Peter Port (154)
Sep 86 Out of service with Guernseybus Limited, St Peter Port (154)
Mar 87 Colin Billington, Fifield
May 87 Re-registered 286 KTA

Status: Preserved as DeltaTours154

Note: Converted to 38 seater - date not known

    

Owner : Southern National 434 (right) and Southern National 407 (left)

Location : Bideford

Date : September 1962

 

(C) West Country Historic Omnibus & Transport Trust

     
    

Owner : Southern National 434

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Terry Lawson

     
    

Owner : Southern National 434

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) P J Relf

     
    

Owner : Western National 434

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Bristol Vintage Bus Group

     
    

Owner : Western National 1234

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Pete Moody Collection

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : St Peters Port, Guernsey

Date : April 1983

 

(C) Colin Billington Collection

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Webmaster Collection

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Phil Sposito

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Webmaster Collection

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Madeira Drive, Brighton

Date : September 1987

 

(C) Webmaster Collection

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Southampton

Date : April 1989

 

(C) Dave Mant

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Duxford

Date : September 1993

 

(C) Dave Fawcett

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Kingsbridge Bus Station

Date : September 2010

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Kingsbridge Bus Station

Date : September 2012

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Station Yard Industrial Estate, Kingsbridge

Date : September 2014

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Fore Street, Taunton

Date : May 2015

 

(C) Jeff Lloyd

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Kingsbridge Bus Station

Date : September 2015

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Inner Hope

Date : September 2017

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Tavistock Road, Princetown

Date : September 2018

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : South Devon

Date : September 2019

 

(C) Ken Jones

     
    

Owner : Guernsey Bus 154

Location : Kingbridge Bus Station

Date : September 2021

 

(C) Ken Jones