London Buses Renault / Reeve Burgess, RB

This page created 12th June 2003 by Ian Smith. Best on 800*600.

Individual bus histories

These histories are incomplete. They are based mainly on data kindly supplied to me by R.Cains.


RB 1   G871 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess DP29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                      BW in service on 100 to Tower Hill $
                 6/90 BW in service on 100 to Shadwell Station $
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 7/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell) 
                 8/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, Barnsley, #371
                         Road Car 
             by 12/03    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 2   G872 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 7/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 8/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, Barnsley, #372
                         Road Car 
             by 12/03    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 3   G873 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 8/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 8/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, Barnsley, #373
                         Road Car
              by 7/04    bought by J.Houghton, Saltend, Hull

RB 4   G874 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 */91 BW used on 276 to North Woolwich
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 8/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell) 
                 8/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, Barnsley, #374
                         Road Car
              by 4/04    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 5   G875 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 7/94 G  transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL
                 3/95 G  withdrawn
                 3/95    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                         Road Car
              by 4/04    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 6   G876 WML  2/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 2/90 BW new to Bow, trainer..
                 2/90 BW ..into service
                 1991 BW
                 4/92 BW on 276 to North Woolwich
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 9/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell) 
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #376

RB 7   G877 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 4/91 BW in service on 100 to Shadwell Station
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 8/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell) 
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #377
                         Lincolnshire Road Car 
              by 5/03    sold to Furber & Furber (Gainsborough) for scrap

RB 8   G878 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 8/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #378
                         Road Car 
             by 12/03    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 9   G879 WML  2/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 2/90 BW new to Bow, trainer..
                 2/90 BW ..into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 8/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell) 
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #379

RB 10  G880 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                10/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell) 
                10/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #380
                         Road Car
              by 4/04    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 11  G881 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 4/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell) 
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #381

RB 12  G882 WML  2/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 2/90 BW new to Bow, trainer..
                 2/90 BW ..into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 9/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                10/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #382 
              by 5/03    sold to Furber & Furber (Gainsborough) for scrap

RB 13  G883 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 3/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell) 
                 3/94 NF loan to Kentish Bus (11 days) (Northfleet)
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #383 
             by 12/03    bought by The Leyland Bus Group, Beeston Regis
                 2008    in store, The Leyland Bus Group, Beeston Regis

RB 14  G884 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 3/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 3/94 NF loan to Kentish Bus (11 days) (Northfleet)
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 4/94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #384, Newark 
              by 4/03    sold to Simms Metal (Lincoln) 

RB 15  G885 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 3/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 3/94 NF loan to Kentish Bus (11 days) (Northfleet)
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 4/94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #385, Lincoln
                95-03    Road Car
              by 4/04    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 16  G886 WML  2/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 2/90 BW into service on 100
                 2/90 BW used on 100 to Shadwell Station
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 3/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 3/94 NF loan to Kentish Bus (11 days) (Northfleet)
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #386 
              by 5/03    sold to Furber & Furber (Gainsborough) for scrap

RB 17  G887 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 3/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell) 
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #387

RB 18  G888 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 4/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #388
                         Lincolnshire Road Car 
              by 5/03    sold to Furber & Furber (Gainsborough) for scrap

RB 19  G889 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service: used on S2
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL
                 3/95 G  withdrawn
                 3/95    bought by Yorkshire Traction 
                 3/95    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car
                         Road Car 
             by 12/03    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 20  G890 WML  2/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 2/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 2/90 BW on S2 to Stratford
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL
                 3/95 G  withdrawn
                 3/95    bought by Yorkshire Traction 
                 3/95    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car #390
                 */00    destroyed in garage fire

RB 21  G891 WML  1/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 1/90 BW new to Bow, trainer
                 2/90 BW into service
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL
                 3/95 G  withdrawn
                 3/95    bought by Yorkshire Traction  
                 3/95    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car

RB 22  G892 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess DP29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL
                 3/95 G  withdrawn
                 3/95    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                         Road Car 
             by 12/03    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 23  G893 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess DP29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 9/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                10/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 3/95    transfer to Strathtay Scottish
                         Road Car 
              by 8/03    sold to Wing GFlider, Rawdon for Hibaldstow airfield
                 2008    Target Sky Sports, Hibaldstow Airfield


RB 24  G894 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 7/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 8/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, Barnsley
                 8/94    to Strathtay Scottish, #208
                         Lincolnshire Road Car
             by 12/02    sold to Simms Metal (Lincoln) 

RB 25  G895 WML  3/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 3/90 BW into service (Bow)
                12/90 BW used on Boxing Day 108 to Stratford 
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 7/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 8/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, Barnsley
                 8/94    to Strathtay Scottish, #207
                         Lincolnshire Road Car 
              by 4/04    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 26  H126 AML  9/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 9/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)..
                 6/94 G  ..transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL..
                 9/94 FW ..transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #392 
             by 10/02    sold to Briggs (Swansea)
                 2008    Mr M.Prosser, Morriston, Swansea: mobile home 

RB 27  H127 AML  9/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                 9/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                10/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                10/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #372 
             by 12/03    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 28  H128 AML 10/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                10/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                10/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                10/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 */94    transfer to Lincolnshire Road Car, #393 
             by 12/02    sold to Simms Metal (Lincoln) 

RB 29  H129 AML 10/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                10/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 4/94 FW transfer into store (Fulwell)
                 4/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction
                 8/94    to Strathtay Scottish, #206
                 */95    in service, Dundee, Strathtay Scottish $

RB 30  H130 AML 10/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                10/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford)
                 8/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                10/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #384
                 3/95    transfer to Strathtay Scottish

RB 31  H131 AML 10/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                10/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 8/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell)
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #381
                         Road Car
              by 4/04    sold to PVS (Carlton) 

RB 32  H132 AML 10/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                10/90 BW into service (Bow)
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford) 
                 9/94 G  operated by Centrewest, owned by LBL
                 3/95 G  withdrawn
                 3/95    bought by Yorkshire Traction 
                         Road Car 
              by 8/03    sold to Wing GFlider, Rawdon for Hibaldstow airfield
                 2008    Target Sky Sports, Hibaldstow Airfield

RB 33  H133 AML 10/90    new to London Buses: Renault 50 Reeves Burgess B29F+11
                10/90 BW into service (Bow)
                12/90 BW used on Boxing Day 108: Stratford & Lewisham
                 1991 BW
                 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford)
                 1993 SD
                 6/94 G  transfer (Greenford)
                 8/94 FW transfer to sales (Fulwell) 
                 9/94    bought by Yorkshire Traction, #383
                         Lincolshire Road Car
              by 2/03    sold to Simms Metal (Lincoln) 


RB 34 J134 HME 11/91 new to London Buses: Renault 59 Plaxton B29F+11 11/91 BW into service 5/92 G loaned to London Buslines for 201, 203 9/92 SD transfer (Stratford) 11/92 BW into store.. 11/92 returned off-lease to Renault UK (Dunstable) Strathtay Scottish #201 */94 in service, Dundee, Strathtay Scottish $ by 4/04 sold to PVS (Carlton) RB 35 J235 LLK 11/91 new to London Buses: Renault 59 Plaxton B29F+11 11/91 HL into service (Holloway) 5/92 G loaned to London Buslines for 201, 203 Strathtay Scottish #202 */95 in service, Dundee, Strathtay Scottish $ by 4/04 sold to PVS (Carlton)

Photographic References

For a key to the references see the bibliography.
 
RB 4  G874 WML  AIHLBp121  1991    on 276 to North Woolwich, Hackney

RB 6  G876 WML  LBH1_93    4/92 BW on 276 to North Woolwich

RB 16 G886 WML  LBM73 p16  2/90 BW on 100 to Shadwell Station

RB 20 G890 WML  LBM73 p17  2/90 BW on S2 to Stratford
                SUP41Ap29 c1995 with Lincolnshire Road Car, #390

RB 25 G895 WML  LBM76 p11 12/90 BW on 108 to Stratford, Lewisham Bus Stn, Boxing Day

RB 33 H133 AML  LBR90 p83 12/90 BW on 108: Stratford & Lewisham, Boxing Day


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