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RF family vehicles

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Classes: RF RFW BEA Prototype

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Status Livery
C - caravan
K - cafeteria or restaurant
O - open-top coversion
P - preserved
R - restored
S - used on public service
U - unrestored or under restoration
UO - unknown owner
g - London Transport green
h - Hampson's of Oswestry
m - Metrobus
r - London Transport Red

Latest update to this page: Wednesday, 13-Apr-2016 11:25:27 BST

RF

RF 4 LUC 204 P Penfold
Meldreth, Herts
S g
RF 10 LUC 210 D Kreisler
Wallington, Surrey
PR g
RF 12 LUC 212 Wealdsman P G
Biddenden, Kent
PU
RF 13 LUC 213 Wealdsman P G
Biddenden, Kent
PR h
RF 16 WI 8166
(LUC 216)
Wealdsman P G
Biddenden, Kent
PU
RF 19 LUC 219 C Curtis
Crawley, Sussex
PR g
RF 20 LUC 220 P Penfold
Meldreth, Herts
PU
RF 26 LYF 377 M Selt
Dovercourt, Essex.
PR g
RF 28 LYF 379 B Catchpole etc
Halling, Kent
PR g
RF 36 LYF 387 A Henderson
Cambridge, Cambs.
PU g
RF 41 LYF 392 P Dale
Sherborne, Dorset
PR g
RF 48 LYF 399 Mike Welch
Sidcup, Kent
leased to Routemaster Buses, Crewe
PR g
RF 52 LYF 403 A Henderson
Cambridge, Cambs.
Store-shed
RF 79 LYF 430 A Henderson
Cambridge, Cambs.
Store-shed
RF 89 LYF 440 UO
Ringwood, Dorset
Caravan g
Sold for scrap, presume gone
RF 113 LYF 464 R Hood
Northwood, Suffolk
PR g
RF 116 LYF 467 Hawkspares
Green St Green, Kent
for spares
RF 124 LYF 475 D Mulpeter
Newhaven, Sussex
PR g
(possibly now scrapped)
RF 125 LYF 476 G Bailey
South Nutfield, Sussex
PU g
RF 136 MLL 523 J McNamara
London SW20
PR g
RF 146 MLL 533 J Huxford & P Aves
Ewell, Surrey
PU g
RF 167 MLL 554 J Rawlins etc
- ? -
PR g
RF 168 MLL 555 P Friend
Heathfield, Sussex
PR g
RF 177 MLL 564 P Awain & S Russell
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PR g
RF 180 MLL 567 R Wright (The London Bus Company) Northfleet, Essex PR g
RF 183 MLL 570 A Alexander
Dover, Kent
PU
RF 197 MLL 584 UO
Kent
PU
RF 202 MLL 528
(MLL 589)
Western Greyhound
Newquay, Cornwall
S g
RF 213 MLL 600 G Burtenshaw
Stockwell, London
PR g
RF 218 MLL 605 Memory lane Vintage Omnibus
Maidenhead, Berks.
Storeshed
RF 226 MLL 763 M Selt
Dovercourt, Essex
PR g
RF 232 MLL 769 L Sharland
Exeter, Devon
PR g
RF 255 MLL 792 Wealdsman P G
Biddenden, Kent
PR m
RF 269 MLL 806 P Legg
Chatham, Kent
PR g
RF 271 MLL 808 A & S Edgar
Birmingham
PR g
RF 280 MLL 817 G & J Hinson & A Wylie
Potterspury, Northants.
PR g
RF 281 MLL 818 P Beeson
Bishops Stortford, Herts.
PR g
RF 296 NLE 515 T Quince
Holwell, Beds.
PU g
RF 298 GAD 1031
(NLE 517)
A Witt
Jhelum, Pakistan
NPSV g
RF 308 NLE 527 RF 308 PG
Luton, Beds.
PR g
RF 309 NLE 528 A Henderson
Cambridge, Cambs.
For spares
RF 315 MLL 952 N Osborne
Lincoln, Lincs
P g
RF 319 MLL 956 PB Bus Marketing Specialists
Winchester, Hants.
PR r
RF 326 MLL 963 P Cheeseman
Walton-on-Thames
PR r
RF 332 MLL 969 Wealdsman P G
Biddenden, Kent
Tow vehicle
"332W"
RF 337 MLL 974 C Reynolds
- ? -
PU r
RF 351 MLL 988 A Wilson
Oldham, Lancs.
PR r
burnt out 7/06
RF 354 MLL 991 C Lewis
St. Lawrence, Isle of Wight
PR r
RF 355 MLL 992 A Brown
Romford, Essex
PU
RF 366 MXX 8 J Andress
Chippenham, Wilts
PR r
RF 368 MXX 10 J Arundell (Sold?)
Bagshot, Surrey
PR r
RF 370 MXX 12 R Wright (The London Bus Company) Northfleet, Essex PU r
RF 381 MXX 23 Birmingham & Midlands Museum of Omnibus Transport
Wythall, Warwicks.
PR r
RF 382 NMN 355
(MXX 24)
D Sharp
Onchan, Isle of Man
PR r
RF 383 MXX 25 R Wright (The London Bus Company) Northfleet, Essex PR r
RF 392 MXX 280 S Boxall & M Welch
Sidcup, Kent
leased to Routemaster Buses, Crewe
S r
RF 395 MXX 283 London Bus Museum
Weybridge, Surrey
PR r
RF 401 MXX 289 R Wright (The London Bus Company)
Rainham, Essex
PU
RF 404 MXX 292 C Griffiths
Royston
P r
RF 406 MXX 294 R Summers PR r
RF 421 MXX 398 R Brown
Shaftesbury, Dorset
S r
RF 423 MXX 400 Ms Steadman
Carmarthen, Carm.
Caravan
RF 429 MXX 406 Country Bus Rallies
East Grinstead, Sussex
PR r
RF 433 MXX 410 G & J Hinson
Potterspury, Northants.
PR r
RF 442 MXX 419 B Chapman
Stevenage, Herts.
Sr
Operates at Knebworth House, Easter to September, Sundays and Bank Holidays
RF 444 MXX 421 S Austin (Squirrel Preservation)
Sidcup, Kent
PR r
RF 447 MXX 424 UO
Graig-y-Rhacca
not used
RF 453 MXX 430 G & J Hinson,
Potterspury, Northants.
PR r
RF 457 MXX 434 P Chapman & P Dale
Luton, Beds.
PR r
RF 458 MXX 435
(53 OY 20)
Keogh
Exeter, Devon
S r
RF 459 MXX 436 R Humphries
Dagenham, Essex
P
RF 462 MXX 439 A Henderson
Cambridge, Cambs.
PU
RF 463 MXX 440 J Heighway
Catterall, Lancs.
PR r
RF 468 MXX 445 B Tompkins
Kings Ash, Bucks
NPSV r
RF 479 MXX 456 D Jones PR r
RF 486 MXX 463 P Osborn & S Whitelegg
Godalming, Surrey
PR r
RF 489 MXX 466

A Lennox-Kay & C Stanley
Aldington,Kent

PR r
RF 491 MXX 468 Timebus Travel
St. Albans, Herts.
PSV
RF 495 MXX 472 P Hobcraft (Bolebrook Castle)
Hartfield, Sussex
S g
as "RF 592"
RF 503 MXX 480 D Joseph
Newbury Park, Essex
PR r
RF 504 MXX 481
(KSJ 622)
Alpha Bus
Luton, Beds
S
Gold livery
RF 507 MXX 484 P Haining
Heathfield, Sussex
P
RF 508 MXX 485 D Thrower
Stockton Heath, Lancs
PU g
RF 510 MXX 487 P Dale
Sherborne, Dorset
PU r
RF 511 MXX 488 D Ladd
Iver, Bucks.
PR r
RF 512 MXX 489 C Wills (RF512 Group)
Stevenage, Herts.
PU r
RF 515 MLL 933 K C Kane
Gilford, Ireland
PR r
RF 517 MLL 935 P Dale
Sherborne, Dorset
PR r
RF 518 MLL 936 T Prescott
Rayleigh, Essex
PR r
RF 522 MLL 940 Nostalgiabus
Mitcham
Being dismantled for spares
presume now scrapped
RF 525 MLL 943 M Ross
Gerrards Cross, Bucks.
PR r
RF 530 MLL 948 M Roulston (Beith Transport Museum)
Glasgow, Ayrshire
PR r
RF 531 MLL 949 M Dawes & R Crouch
Southborough, Kent
Chassis/cab only
(ex glider winch)
RF 534 NLE 534 M Nash
Cobham, Surrey
PR r
RF 537 NLE 537 London Transport Museum
London
PR r
RF 538 NLE 538 R Mercer
Potters Bar, Herts.
PR g
RF 539 NLE 539 K Valla
Harlow, Essex
PR g
RF 551 NLE 551 L Gregory
Malvern, Worcs.
PR r
RF 556 NLE 556 A Henderson
Cambridge, Cambs.
P
RF 573 NLE 573 G Laming
Coulsden, Surrey
dealer
scrapped?
RF 580 NLE 580 C Miller
Twickenham, Surrey
PR g
RF 591 NLE 591 J Goodale
Farnborough, Hants. (sold c1987/8, where now?)
NPSV
RF 600 NLE 600 RF600 PG
Purley, Surrey
PR g
RF 603 NLE 603 RH Transport
Witney, Oxfordshire
PU g
RF 626 NLE 626 B Peacock & R Garbutt
Holbeach, Lincs.
PR g
RF 627 NLE 627 K Eveleigh
Meriden, Warwicks.
PR g
RF 633 NLE 633 Country Bus Rallies
East Grinstead, Sussex
PR g
RF 636 NLE 636 J Mellows
Hazlemere, Bucks
Smoking bus g

RF 643 NLE 643 M Clarke
Maidenhead, Berks.
PR g
RF 644 NLE 644 T Cunnington & R Shirley
London
PR g
RF 652 NLE 652 J Stanley & A Broad
East Grinstead, Sussex
For spares
RF 667 NLE 667 P Dale
Sherborne, Dorset
PR g
RF 672 NLE 672 RF 672 PG
Carshalton, Surrey
PR g
RF 673 NLE 673 P Cartwright
High Wycombe, Bucks
P g
RF 676 NLE 676 RF 676 Co-ownership
Ilford, Essex
PR g
RF 679 NLE 679 C Rivers
Ashford, Kent
PR g

RFW

RFW 2 27-Sri-7879
(LUC 377)
UO
Sri Lanka
Lorry conversion
RFW 5 23-Sri-1435
(LUC 380)
Central Transport Board
Colombo, Sri Lanka
PSV
RFW 6 LUC 381 London Bus Museum
Weybridge, Surrey
PR g
RFW 7 23-Sri-1436
(LUC 382)
Central Transport Board
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Body fitted to Leyland PSUC1/1
Chassis scrapped
RFW 8 23-Sri-1432
(LUC 383)
Central Transport Board
Colombo, Sri Lanka
PSV
RFW 9 23-Sri-1437
((LUC 384)
Central Transport Board
Colombo, Sri Lanka
PSV
RFW 14 LUC 389 RFW 14 Group
Hammersmith, Middx.
PR g

BEA

MLL 721 R Gould
New Romney, Kent
P
for sale 12/05
MLL 722 B Seddon
-?-
PU
MLL 735 Ensignbus Museum
Purfleet
PU
MLL 738 R Gould
New Romney, Kent
P
for sale 12/05
MLL 740 D Allmey
Eastcote, Middx.
P
MLL 742 Rush Green Motors
Stevenage, Herts.
dealer
MLL 748 UO
Hull, Yorks
Caravan
B 04255B
(MLL 753)
UO
Berlin, Germany
?
NLP 645 Science Museum
London
P
USK 345
(NLP 650)
L Prazsky
Llanfynydd, Carmarthenshire
Caravan
(light blue livery)

Prototype

UMP 227 I Barrett
Strood Green, Surrey
P

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