2009 buses

BRIGHTON & HOVE BUS and COACH COMPANY FLEET HISTORY      
1st January 1986 to present date            
This is 2009                
Fleet No Reg No Delivered First livery Second Third Name on bus Disposal date Chassis No Body No
  NEW VEHICLES 2009
  Scania Omnicity H45/31F or H45/28F + 1 wheelchair Built 2008
  See 2008 listing for other buses            
706 YP58 UGF 09/01/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 7/13 BH3 Route 27 8/13 Alfred Feld   SZAN4X20001862974  
709 YP58 UGJ 08/01/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 8/13 BH3 Route 27 8/13 Maudie Ottaway   SZAN4X20001863080  
710 YP58 UGK 08/01/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 7/13   Thomas Paine   SZAN4X20001863081  
711 YP58 UGL 09/01/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 6/13   Sir Terence Rattigan   SZAN4X20001863082  
712 YP58 UGM 09/01/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 6/13   George Robey   SZAN4X20001863193  
713 YP58 UGN 09/01/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 6/13   Jack Tripp   SZAN4X20001863194  
  In February 2010 all had new Metro 5 vinyls applied to the front   706 709 710 711
            712 713    
                   
  VEHICLE ON LOAN 2009
  Scania Omnilink B54F or B51F + 1 wheelchair Built 2008
  On loan from Scania from 6/1/09 until 7/1/09 and again from 15/1/09 when used in service from 20/1/09 until 22/1/09
58 YR58 SUA 06/01/2009 Silver/Blue       22/01/2009 YS2K6X20001862259  
                 
  ACQUIRED VEHICLE 2009            
  AEC Routemaster Park Royal H40/32R Built 1965  
  Purchased from Metrobus, Orpington. New to London Transport Board 1965, in January 1970 transferred to London Country Bus Services Ltd, Reigate, in December 1977 repurchased by London Transport, in June 1984 passed to London Regional Transport, in April 1985 to London Buses Ltd, in April 1989 passed to South London Transport Ltd, Thornton Heath, in March 1994 transferred to London General Transport Services Ltd, Mitcham, and then purchased by Metrobus Ltd, Orpington in March 2004. 
RML2317 CUV 317C 05/02/2009 Green Green (Metrobus removed)       R2RH/1/2331 L5595
RML2317     Thomas Tilling 4/09            
RML2317     Thomas Tilling 10/12     Colin Curtis Name added 10/12    
RML2317     Maroon/White 4/14     Colin Curtis Thomas Tilling names removed  
RML2317     Maroon/White 4/14     Colin Curtis Brighton & Hove gold names added  
                   
  ACQUIRED VEHICLE 2009
  Scania K340EB4 Irizar PB C49Ft Built 2008
  New to Marchwood Motorways Southampton Ltd, Southampton numbered 54 in 2008
502 HF08 UHT 18/03/2009 Blue BH3 3/09       YS2K4X20001859996 104620
  502 Fleetnames removed for Olympic work 7/12.          
                   
  VEHICLE ON LOAN 2009  
  Mercedes-Benz 0530 Citaro B42F or B40F + 1 wheelchair Built 2009          
  On loan from Evobus (UK) Ltd, Coventry            
58 BN09 FWS 08/04/2009 Silver       21/04/2009 WEB62808023117469  
                   
  NEW VEHICLES 2009
  Scania Omnicity N270UD4x2EB H45/31F or H45/28F + 1 wheelchair Built 2009
714 YP09 HWA 27/05/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 6/13   Sarah Forbes Bonetta   SZAN4X20001864774  
715 YP09 HWB 26/05/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 7/13*   Marie-Antoine Careme   SZAN4X20001864861  
716 YP09 HWC 29/05/2009 BH3 Metro 5     Charles Cuttress Name error SZAN4X20001864862  
716 YP09 HWC   BH3 Metro 5 BH3 5/13   Charles Cutress Corrected 15/7/09    
717 YP09 HWD 29/05/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 5/13   Claude Debussy   SZAN4X20001864863  
717 YP09 HWD   BH3 5/13     Claude Debussey Name error    
717 YP09 HWD   BH3 6/13     Claude Debussy Corrected 11/6/13    
718 YP09 HWE 29/05/2009 BH3 Metro 5     Jeffrey Farnol Name error SZAN4X20001864864  
718 YP09 HWE   BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 12/13 Jeffery Farnol Corrected 11/7/09    
719 YP09 HWF 01/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 12/13 Elizabeth Fry   SZAN4X20001864865  
720 YP09 HWG 01/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 9/13 BH3 Route 2 1/14 Bishop James Hannington   SZAN4X20001864950  
721 YP09 HWH 30/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 9/13 BH3 Route 2 1/14 Frankie Howard   SZAN4X20001864951  
722 YP09 HWJ 05/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 3/14 David Jacobs   SZAN4X20001864952  
723 YP09 HWK 05/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 3/14 Pat Kirkwood   SZAN4X20001864953  
724 YP09 HWL 05/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5     Sir Edward Landseer Name error SZAN4X20001864954  
724 YP09 HWL   BH3 Metro 5 BH3 9/13 BH3 Route 2 2/14 Sir Edwin Landseer Corrected 6/7/09    
725 YP09 HWM 05/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 2/14 Kenneth Lane   SZAN4X20001864955  
726 YP09 HWN 08/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 3/14 George Miles   SZAN4X20001864956  
727 YP09 HWO 08/06/2009 BH3 Metro 5 BH3 10/13 BH3 Route 2 3/14 Rev Leslie Newman   SZAN4X20001864957  
728 YP09 HWR 08/06/2009 BH3 Coaster Express BH3 9/09 BH3 Route 2 3/14 Sir Arthur Newsholme   SZAN4X20001864958  
729 YP09 HWS 10/06/2009 BH3 Coaster Express BH3 9/09   Ivor Novello   SZAN4X20001864959  
730 YP09 HWT 10/06/2009 BH3 Coaster Express BH3 9/09   Tom Sayers   SZAN4X20001864980  
731 YP09 HWU 10/06/2009 BH3     Hester Thrale   SZAN4X20001864981  
  Late in 2009 728-731 had red added either side of the front destination.   728 (10/09) 729 (11/09) 730 (12/09) 731 (12/09)
  In February 2010 714-727 had new Metro 5 vinyls applied to the front   714 715 716 717
  718 719 720 721   722 723 724 725
  726 727              
  In February 2010 728-731 had larger B&H fleetnames applied to the front   728 729 730 731
  729 did not have the smaller B&H removed at first   729      
  On repaint 717 did not have the red either side of the front destination for a few days May 2013. 717 Or these in 4/14 729 730
  * Prior to repaint 715 did not have a black swoosh from July until September 2013. 715        
  723 retained it's Metro 5 front for a few days in October 2013 after the rest of the Metro 5 vinyls were removed. 723      
  718 had large Brighton & Hove on front prior to recieving Route 2 vinyls after repaint in December 2013 718      
                   
  VEHICLE ON LOAN 2009  
  Alexander Dennis Trident Enviro 400H H37/25D + 1 wheelchair Built 2008/9      
  On loan from London General, Merton, London for evaluation          
EH2 LX58 DDK 10/08/2009 Red       16/08/2009 SFD17RBRB8GXD4894 8425/2
                   
  VEHICLE ON LOAN 2009  
  Mercedes Benz Citaro Articulated Bus AB49T+91 Built 2003      
  On loan from London Central from 13 October to 23 October 2009 for evaluation, returned again on 10 November for further evaluation and departed 14 January.
MAL120 LX03 HDV 13/10/2009 Red       23/10/2009 WEB62824323102610  
MAL120 LX03 HDV 10/11/2009 Red       14/01/2010 WEB62824323102610  
                   
  ACQUIRED VEHICLES 2009    
  TransBus Dart SLF/TransBus Pointer 2 B38F or B35F + 1 wheelchair Built 2002    
  Purchased from Reading Buses. New to Coastal Coaches of Newick 11/02 numbered 119/120 then to Reading Buses 6/07 or 7/07 numbered 605/606.
  Photos with previous owners 250 with Coastal   250 with Reading 251 with Coastal 251 with Coastal (digital screens) 251 with Reading
250 GU52 HKA 24/11/2009 Silver/Green BH3 12/09       SFD3CACR32GW86777 2062/3
251 GU52 HKB 24/11/2009 Silver/Green BH3 12/09   Robert 'Throb' Young 9/14 name added 23/9/14 SFD3CACR32GW86831 2062/4
                   
VEHICLE DISPOSALS 2009
The following vehicles all left the fleet this year, also includes any vehicles that were on loan, to see the vehicle history see the delivery date year   
Fleet No Reg No Delivery Livery on disposal Notes   Disposal date Vehicle Type Initially sold to  
765 P865 VFG 1997 BH3 4/05     07/01/2009 Scania Cityzen PC Coaches  
766 P866 VFG 1997 BH3 4/04     07/01/2009 Scania Cityzen PC Coaches  
768 P868 VFG 1997 BH3 3/04     07/01/2009 Scania Cityzen PC Coaches  
769 P869 VFG 1997 BH3 4/06     07/01/2009 Scania Cityzen PC Coaches  
763 P863 VFG 1997 BH3 8/05     13/01/2009 Scania Cityzen De Courcey Travel  
762 P862 VFG 1997 BH3 11/05     21/01/2009 Scania Cityzen De Courcey Travel  
764 P864 VFG 1997 BH3 10/05     21/01/2009 Scania Cityzen De Courcey Travel  
58 YN58 SUA 2009 Silver/Blue On loan   22/01/2009 Scania Omnilink    
7 N507 KCD 1995 BH3 8/05     31/01/2009 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
20 N520 KCD 1995 BH3 5/04     31/01/2009 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
97 N217 NPN 1997 BH3 11/06     31/01/2009 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
98 N218 NPN 1997 BH3 4/06     31/01/2009 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
102 N402 MPN 1996 BH3 4/06     31/01/2009 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
12 N512 KCD 1995 BH3 12/06     18/02/2009 Dennis Dart Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
105 N405 MPN 1996 BH3 5/06     22/02/2009 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
108 N408 MPN 1996 BH3 7/06     22/02/2009 Dennis Lance Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
505 W605 OCD 2000 BH3 1/05     22/02/2009 Volvo B10M Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
773 P873 VFG 1997 BH3 4/06     14/03/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
58 BN09 FWS 2009 Silver On loan   21/04/2009 Mercedes Citaro    
218 R218 HCD 1998 BH3 12/08     09/05/2009 Volvo B10BLE Oxford Bus after loan  
770 P870 VFG 1997 BH3 6/06     04/06/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
771 P871 VFG 1997 BH3 8/05     04/06/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
778 R878 HCD 1998 BH3 9/06     04/07/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
779 R879 HCD 1998 BH3 11/06     04/07/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
772 P872 VFG 1997 BH3 6/06     25/07/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
774 P874 VFG 1997 BH3 6/05     25/07/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
775 P875 VFG 1997 BH3 7/05     25/07/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
776 P876 VFG 1997 BH3 7/05     25/07/2009 Scania Cityzen Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
225 R225 HCD 1998 BH3 Shuttle 6 10/08     30/07/2009 Volvo B10BLE Oxford Bus after loan  
506 W606 OCD 2000 BH3 3/05     31/07/2009 Volvo B10M Nigel McCree (Dealer)  
201 N201 NNJ 1996 BH3 6/05     16/09/2009 Dennis Dart Next Bus  
MAL120 LX03 HDV 2009 Red On loan   23/10/2009 Mercedes Citaro