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Operator: Eastern Counties Fleet No: LS789
Chassis: Bristol MW5G Chassis No: 139.276
Body: ECW C39F Body No: 11290

HISTORY

May 59 In service with Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Limited, Norwich (LS789) - Based at Norwich
May 59 Carried Metropolitan fleetnames
Jun 59 Transferred to Great Yarmouth
Sep 62 Carried Eastern Counties fleetnames
Jan 63 Transferred to Norwich
May 63 Repainted in Red (lower) and White (upper) livery
1965 Fitted with bus type indicators
Dec 67 Transferred to bus duties
Jun 68 Transferred to Great Yarmouth
Jan 70 Rebuilt by ECW (ECW Rebuild No.R1005) converted to OMO/PAYE
Feb 70 Transferred to Norwich
Aug 70 Transferred to King's Lynn
Jun 72 Transferred to Peterborough
May 73 Repainted in NBC Dual Purpose livery
Aug 76 Out of service with Eastern Counties Omnibus Company Limited, Norwich (LS789)
Nov 76 Kirkley High School, Lowestoft
Jun 78 Eastern Counties Omnibus Society, Norwich
Apr 85 Eastern Transport Collection, Norwich

Status: Preserved as Eastern Counties LS789

    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Webmaster Collection

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Not Known

Date : Not Known

 

(C) Fred York

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Duxford

Date : September 2002

 

(C) Gerry Tormey

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Royal Norfolk Showground, Costessey

Date : September 2006

 

(C) Adrian Brown

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Not Known

Date : March 2017

 

(C) Daniel Peart

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Lincoln

Date : November 2010

 

(C) Brian Botley

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Not Known

Date : December 2016

 

(C) Daniel Peart

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Market Place, Wymondham

Date : August 2017

 

(C) Daniel Peart

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Not Known

Date : June 2019

 

(C) Daniel Peart

     
    

Owner : Eastern Counties LS789

Location : Carlton Colville

Date : July 2019

 

(C) Ken Jones