Buses and Coaches of Bristol and Eastern Coach Works by Nigel RB Furness

By Nigel RB Furness

The Buses and Coaches of Bristol and japanese trainer Works outlines the historical past of Bristol advertisement autos and japanese trainer Works (ECW), brands that jointly constructed essentially the most frequent buses and coaches of the 20 th century. The booklet covers the total creation histories and requirements for a standard variety of types made from 1936 to 1983. the range of engines used to strength Bristol-ECW is printed and a mechanical specification for every chassis is supplied, besides an outline of different physique kinds produced through ECW for every chassis. there's additionally a bankruptcy on vendors' studies and suggestion on paying for a bus for preservation.Coverage comprises the advance of Bristol types within the Thirties - J-type single-decker, K-type double-decker and L-type unmarried decker; the engines, together with the Bristol petrol and diesel engines, and different brands' engines utilized in Bristol chassis; the Lodekka - the unconventional substitute for the Lowbridge double-decker within the Nineteen Fifties; the single-deckers of the Nineteen Fifties - The LWL, LS, SC, and MW; the rear-engined period - The RE single-decker and the VR double-decker; the light-weight LH single-decker and the ultimate years of creation. Illustrated all through with 250 color pictures - lots of them formerly unpublished.

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