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Operator: Western National Fleet No: 1423
Chassis: Bristol MW6G Chassis No: 233.009
Body: ECW C39F Body No: 15747

HISTORY

May 66 In service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (1423) - Based at Plymouth
1970~71 Given Royal Blue fleetnames
<Oct 71 Transferred to Callington
  Repainted in NBC livery
Jun 76 On hire to London Country Bus Services Limited, Reigate - Based at Dunton Green
Oct 77 Returned from London Country Bus Services Limited, Reigate
1978 Out of service with Western National Omnibus Company Limited, Exeter (1423)
Apr 78 Martins Bus & Coach Sales Limited, Middlewich (dealer)
Apr 79 In service with D K & G J Reed, Caerau
<Jun 82 Moved to Llangynwyd
  Out of service with D K & G J Reed, Llangynwyd
  Eynon (dealer)
Jul 84 Tug of War Team, Chesterfield
May 85 J Sykes, Carlton (dealer)
Apr 86 In service with Classic Coaches, Fareham
  Out of service with Classic Coaches, Fareham
1989 P Warford, Bristol
Feb 90 On loan to Badgerline Limited to celebrate 65 years of Bristol Greyhound Services
<May 93 C Nadin, York
Dec 93 A & M Dolan, Co. Durham
Apr 94 In service with Classic Coaches, High Wycombe
May 01 Out of service with Classic Coaches, High Wycombe
May 01 Richard Johnson, Cardiff (Cotswold PSV Group)

Status: Preserved as Western National 1423

Western National 1423
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Western National 1423
(C) Brian Botley
 
Western National 1423
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Western National 1423 leaving Cheltenham Coach Station
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Western National 1423
(C) Alan O Watkins
 
Western National 1423
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Western National 1423
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Classic Coaches at Southsea Rally
(C) Malcolm Audsley
 
Classic Coaches
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Classic Coaches
(C) John Handford Collection
 
Western National 1423 at Winkleigh in October 2001
(C) Gerry Tormey
 
Western National 1423 in March 2008
(C) Richard Johnson
 
Western National 1423 at Alton in July 2011
(C) Gerry Tormey
 
Western National 1423 at Chippenham in May 2018
(C) Ken Jones