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Operator: Hants & Dorset Fleet No: 894
Chassis: Bristol MW6G Chassis No: 213.154
Body: ECW C39F Body No: 14465

HISTORY

Apr 64 In service with Hants & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Bournemouth (894) - Based at Bournemouth
1964 Indicators fitted with white perspex panels with Hants & Dorset/Holiday Tours in red
Apr 64 Delicensed
Jun 65 Relicensed and based at Bournemouth
<Feb 68 Transferred to Southampton
Nov 68 Delicensed
Feb 69 Relicensed and based at Southampton
Nov 69 Delicensed
Dec 69 Relicensed and based at Southampton
Oct 70 Delicensed
Nov 70 Relicensed and based at Southampton
Sep 71 Fleet number changed to 1008
Jan 72 On loan to Wilts & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Salsibury
Feb 72 Returned from Wilts & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Salisbury
May 74 Repainted in NBC Dual Purpose livery (Red & White)
Nov 73 Temporarily converted to C32F for mobile display/information centre for route alterations in Winchester
Oct 75 Out of service with Hants & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Bournemouth (1008)
Mar 76 Martins Bus & Coach Sales Limited, Middlewich (dealer)
Mar 76 Herbert Carter School, Poole
Apr 84 Mills, Salisbury
Dec 12 Nick Helliker, Stroud

Status: Survivor

Hants & Dorset 894 in Poole in August 1978
(C) Dave Mant
 
Hants & Dorset 894 at Southsea in May 1970
(C) Bob Gray
 
Hants & Dorset 1008 at Worlds End near Bere Regis in April 1989
(C) Robin Woodcock
 
Hants & Dorset 1008 at Old Common, Basingstoke in August 1989
(C) Malcolm Audsley