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Operator: Red & White Fleet No: UC758
Chassis: Bristol MW6G Chassis No: 135.125
Body: ECW C39F Body No: 9932

HISTORY

May 58 In service with Red & White Services Limited, Chepstow (UC758) - Based at Cardiff
May 58 Delivered in red with cream window surrounds
Jan 63 Transferred to Cheltenham
Jan 63 Repainted in cream with red band
Oct 64 Delicensed
Jun 65 Relicensed and allocated to Cheltenham
  Converted to OMO
May 66 Transferred to Aberdare
Oct 66 Delicensed
May 67 Relicensed and allocated to Cardiff
Jul 67 Delicensed
May 69 Converted to DP39F (This vehicle did not have the bus type indicators fitted)
May 69 Repainted in cream & red
May 69 Fleet number changed to DS758
May 69 Transferred to Tredegar
May 71 Delicensed
Jul 71 Relicensed and allocated to Newport
Feb 72 Fleet number changed to UD758
Jul 72 Central Repair Workshop at Chepstow for conversion to Mobile Enquiry Office
Oct 72 National Travel Office at Severn Bridge Services
1973 Repainted in NBC Dual Purpose livery
Jan 78 Out of service with Red & White Services Limited, Chepstow (UD758)
Jan 78 In service with Western Welsh Omnibus Company Limited, Cardiff (UD758)
Apr 78 Out of service with Western Welsh Omnibus Company Limited, Cardiff (UD758)
Apr 78 In service with National Welsh Omnibus Company Limited, Cardiff (UD758)- Based at Chepstow
Oct 78 Out of service with National Welsh Omnibus Company Limited, Cardiff (UD758)
Oct 78 Roger Annetts et al, Parkend
<Jan 98 Coombes, Groes-faen
1998 Roger Annetts, Parkend
Aug 03 Valley Rambler (Warrington Bros), Wickham
Jun 04 In service with Valley Rambler (Warrington Bros), Wickham
Sep 05 Out of service with Valley Rambler (Warrington Bros), Wickham
Sep 05 Kevin & Ann Warrington, Swanmore
Dec 06 Mal Hier, Swansea
  South Wales Transport Preservation Trust, Swansea

Status: Preserved as Red & White DS758

Red & White UC758 at Showbus (Thorpe Park)
(C) Robin Woodcock
 
Red & White UC758 in July 1979
(C) Fred York
 
Red & White UC758 at Southsea in June 1980
(C) Malcolm Audsley
 
Red & White UC758 in Weymouth in July 1980
(C) Graham Walker
 
Red & White DS758 at Southsea in June 1981
(C) Malcolm Audsley
 
Red & White DS758 at Kemble in August 2003
(C) Gerry Tormey
 
Red & White DS758 at Brijan's Yard, Bishops Waltham in April 2005
(C) Terry Partridge
 
Red & White DS758 at Winchester in January 2009
(C) Mark Taylor