Leyland National 880 

Owned by Isle of Wight Bus and Coach Museum 

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 Wright of Stoke-on-Trent, who completed the restoration work started by Mike Nash. This included a re-trim of the seats in original look tan vinyl and other correct period detail.

Leyland National 880 (MDL 880R)

Current status:
Fully restored and operational

Leyland National 880
Leyland National 880

1976 Leyland National 880 (MDL 880R)

Vehicle Details/Specification:
  • Leyland National 880
  • Body:
Key dates:
  • Entered service at Shanklin depot August 1976
  • Sold in March 1987
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