1976 Leyland National 880 (MDL 880R)

880 entered service at Shanklin depot in August 1976 and was sold in March 1987. It then passed through various hands, including s…ervice with Halton Borough Transport. There was a spell of Museum ownership, but it remained unrestored. Its most recent owner was Dave…

2002 Dennis Dart – 300 – HW52 EPX

Dennis Dart SLF/Plaxton Pointer MPD, HW52EPX, was the first low floor vehicle purchased by Southern Vectis for their Isle of Wight operations, arriving just ahead of a batch of 7 Volvo B7TLs which were the first low floor double deckers operated by that concern….

1984 Ford Transit – 259 – B259 MDL

Owned by  –  The Isle of Wight Bus & Coach Museum (click title to read more…)   New to Southern Vectis this Caryle bodied 16 seater minibus ran in the early post de regulation competitive days. It was used on the Newport – Cowes…