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NEBPT Annual General Meeting
Tuesday 27th March

Followed by a further selection of Jim Bentley's colour slides from the 1960/70s onwards


Duple bodied Bedford WLB - MV 8996

Registration Number MV 8996
Chassis Bedford WLB
Body Duple C20F
Date New 1931
Original Owner

Demonstrator for Duple

Acquired for Preservation 2007
Current Status Restored
Historical Information

Initially a demonstrator for Duple, to Howard, West Byfleet in 1933,  then Teesdale, Lincoln, for Preservation.

It was purchased by Gerald Cox of Gypsy Queen by 1985, and was owned until 1997.

The bus was then purchased by the late Chris Moyes, before finally being acquired by NEBPT in 2007.