BRISTOL RELH/ECW A website about the original ECW body on the Bristol RELH chassis.
Bristol RE BHN 585 HBHN585H was delivered as United Automobile's 1285 during May 1970.
It had 43 coach seats in it's Eastern Coachworks body, number 18163.
When built it was fitted with a 2 piece bus (raised) destination panel and a bus type door. (Illustrations)
Its chassis (number RELH-4-296) was powered by a Gardner engine.
This vehicle no longer exists, it was last recorded in Sep 1980.
A model of this vehicle was produced by EFE (number 99710),details from http://www.britishmodelbuses.com/ or Buy it on ebay.
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Where no copyright details are shown the photo is known to exist, but is not freely available.
There may be other photos on the Internet that I cannot show the links for. See 'Useful sites for finding pictures' on the links page.
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** = Black and white photo, otherwise colour.
Diary for BHN585H
Owners shown above in Green are preservationists, Red are dealers, Blue for PSV use and brown for None-PSV.
Links to websites about other Bristol REs, and all other Bristol/ECW vehicles can be found here.
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