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Operator: Southern National Fleet No: 2250
Chassis: Bristol MW6G Chassis No: 164.034
Body: ECW C39F Body No: 11945

HISTORY

Jun 60 In service with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (2250)
Jun 60 Operating Royal Blue Services
<Jul 66 Transferred to Bournemouth
Nov 69 Out of service with Southern National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (2250)
Nov 69 In service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (2250) - Based at Ilfracombe
<Oct 71 Transferred to Bournemouth
Sep 74 On hire to Hants & Dorset Motor Services Limited, Bournemouth- Based at Southampton
Oct 74 Returned to Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter
  On hire to Thames Valley & Aldershot Omnibus Company Limited, Reading
Jun 75 Returned to Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter
  Out of service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (2250)
Aug 76 M J Dean, Leatherhead
Sep 76 In service with M J Dean, Leatherhead
Mar 85 Out of service with M J Dean, Leatherhead
1995 In service with Memory Lane Vintage Omnibus Services, Maidenhead
  Out of service with Memory Lane Vintage Omnibus Services, Maidenhead
Dec 06 Tony Brown, Rushden (Chelveston Preservation Group)
Aug 08 Martin Hawkins, Clophill
Jul 10 In service with Silcox Motor Coach Company Limited, Pembroke Dock (operated on behalf of Blue Stone Holiday Resort, Blue Stone)
Nov 13 Out of service with Silcox Motor Coach Company Limited, Pembroke Dock
Nov 13 In service with North Somerset Coaches, Nailsea (74)
Jun 16 Out of service with North Somerset Coaches, Nailsea (74)
Jun 16 Richard Avery, Bristol

Status: Preserved as Southern National 2250

Southern National 2250
(C) Brian Botley
 
Southern National at Weymouth in July 1980
(C) Graham Walker
 
Southern National 2250 in Trafalgar Square in September 2000
(C) Graham Walker
 
Southern National 2250 in November 2009
(C) Nigel Adams
 
Southern National 2250 in Bluestone in March 2012
(C) Andrew Gainsbury
 
Southern National 2250 with Eastern National 536 in Bluestone in March 2012
(C) Andrew Gainsbury
 
Southern National 2250 at Minehead in June 2014
(C) Ken Jones
 
Left to Right - 56 GUO (WNOC 2267), 617 DDV (SNOC 2250) and 625 DDV (WNOC 2246) at Exmouth in Jun 2017
(C) Ken Jones