Rubys Story

History 1-1

‘Delivered’ New, Aldenham Works – 10/1967

Transferred into store at Camberwell – 11/1967

History 2

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History 3

Transferred into service route 130 Croydon – 11/1967

Transferred into store at Bexleyheath – 04/1970

History 4

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On loan to research laboratory  – 06/1970

Transferred to route 243 stamford hill – 06/1970

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Repainted at Aldenham, back to Stamford Hill – 11/1970

Transferred into store – 10/1973

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Back on route 243 Stamford Hill  – 01/1974

Transferred to store CoF Expiry  – 10/1974

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Back to Aldenham for overhaul – 12/1974

Transferred from overhaul after body swap with B2722 Muswell Hill – 12/1974

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Transferred Stonebridge Park  – 01/1975

Back to Aldenham fitted with Cummins engine  – 1991

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Repainted Orange/Yellow stripe route 13 – 07/1993

Leased by BTS, route 13 Borehamwood – 12/1993

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Continually used on Route 13  – 06/1996

Taken over by London Sovereign  – 12/1997

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Continued on route 13 – 09/1998

Back to London Sovereign – 01/2000

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Re-assigned to Stagecoach East London (BOW)  – 07/2001

Repainted in Stagecoach livery  – 08/2001

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Transferred onto on route 8 – 09/2003

Reassigned to Arriva prepared at Totenham – 10/2003

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Into service on route 73  – 11/2003

Rear-end damage repairs at Enfield  – 07/2004

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Withdrawn from route 73 – 09/2004

Transferred to store at Tottenham Marshes – 09/2004

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Came out of service, sold to Lister, Bolton dealer – 02/2005

Sold to Blythswoods Glasgow dealer – 02/2005

Suffered major rear-end damage & put up for sale – 07/2005 (Retired!)

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Bought by us for loving repairs and restoration – 11/2008

Ruby’s trips & adventures – 01/2010