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Bristol VR AFJ 749T at Camborne Depot

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AFJ 749T at Camborne Depot
Picture Date: 
02 Mar 2006

Looking in need of a repaint, AFJ 749TBristol VR AFJ 749T 1147 at Camborne depotUnion Street - First Devon & Cornwall Cornwall operations office - engineering workshops.

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AFJ 749T | Bristol VR | Fleet No. 38749 (ex 1147)

AFJ 749T
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AFJ 749T Fleet No. 38749 (originally 1147)

At the moment preserved in First Group's livery, Bristol VRBristol VR Bristol's rear-engined bus chassis, designed as competitor to Leyland Atlantean and Daimler Fleetline. 38749 (AFJ 749TBristol VR AFJ 749T 1147) was one of 10 new ‘double deckers’ delivered to Western National in Cornwall in 1979 in standard NBC green. Originally she had fleet number 1147Bristol VR AFJ 749T 1147 and was allocated to the Truro depot, then situated on Lemon Quay, along with 'sisters' 1142 (AFJ 744T) and 1144 (AFJ 746T). Read more