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Type Single Deck Motor Bus
Class
Chassis Leyland Lynx LX112L10ZR1R
Motor
Engine Cummins L10
Built 1990
Body Leyland B47+22F
Fleet 96
Registration G996 VWV
Chassis Number 1279
Body Number
Status Transferred
Disposed 20/5/97
Initial Disposal B&HB&C - Hove
Extra Information This was the last bus to be painted in blue & white. It was re-numbered to 196 and repainted into Brighton & Hove livery at Hampshire Body & Paint in June 1997. Sold to Rossendale Transport in March 2001. Withdrawn from service in March 2005. Still in store June 2005 but sold in November 2005 and returned back to the south with Renown Coaches, Bexhill-on-Sea. It was then withdrawn in July 2006 and scrapped by Light, Heathfield in November 2008. Thanks to SEC for the latest information.
Photo Caption Seen in Old Steine by Alan Piatt is former Brighton Buses 96 posing as B&H 196 in the second version of their livery.

(please note, not all photos are available yet)


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