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LS bus
EFE
United Auto Bristol LS5G ECW.
16301 United Auto Bristol LS5G ECW.
The Tilling red and cream are evident on the distinctive square lines of the Bristol LS ECW bodywork. This example is on route 34 to Newcastle via Hexham, Haltwhistle and Brampton.

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DECEMBER 1993 RELEASE
Western National Bristol LS5G ECW.
16302 Eastern National Bristol LS5G ECW.
In the traditional Tilling green livery, the LS is seen here in what was very much a standard livery for many of this type of vehicle. Fleet number SD415, is on route 19A to Clacton and displays an advert for Butlins at Clacton on its rear.

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DECEMBER 1993 RELEASE
Thames Valley Bristol LS6B ECW
16303 Thames Valley Bristol LS6B ECW.
725 on route A to Reading.

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MARCH 1994 RELEASE
Western National Bristol LS5G ECW
16304 Western National Bristol LS5G ECW..
This Tilling green Bristol LS, 1736, is on route 166 to Falmouth and is typical of buses run by the group at this time.

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JULY 1994 RELEASE
Bristol LS ECW Bus red
16305 Bristol LS ECW Bus Tilling red.
This model was used by EFE as a base model for issues 16307 and 16310. The blank model was not officially released, but a small unknown quantity are known to exist.

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1994
Bristol LS ECW Bus green
16306 Bristol LS ECW Bus Tilling green.
This model was used by EFE as a base model for issues 16308, 16313 and 16315. The blank model was not officially released, but a small unknown quantity are known to exist. Model 16308 was accidentally issued as 16306, with the box label amended.

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1994
Wilts & Dorset Bristol LS5G ECW bus.
16307 Wilts & Dorset Bristol LS5G ECW.
The famous Tilling Red livery that adorned many vehicles in the 'fifties and 'sixties is seen here on this LS in the Wilts and Dorset fleet, travelling on route 29 to Shaftsbury.

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AUGUST 1994 RELEASE
Lincolnshire Bristol LS5G ECW.
16308 Lincolnshire Bristol LS5G ECW.
2211 on route 2A to Lincoln - Nocton.

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DECEMBER 1994 RELEASE
Green Line Bristol LS5G ECW.
16309GS Green Line Bristol LS5G ECW.
Part of London Transport Museum code 2 gift set 99909 with model 18202GS.

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OCTOBER 2006 RELEASE
Eastern Counties Bristol LS5G ECW.
16310 Eastern Counties Bristol LS5G ECW.
A popular workhorse for the Eastern Counties fleet under Tilling control, this Bristol LS, fleet number LM923, is seen in the common red and cream livery on route 90 to Thorpe Station.

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DECEMBER 1994 RELEASE
Bristol Omnibus Bristol LS5G ECW.
16311 Bristol Omnibus Bristol LS5G ECW.
Decorated in the attractive dual purpose coaching livery in Tilling colours. 2003 (YHY79) is on route 45 to Cheltenham via Coome Hill and Uckington.

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AUGUST 1995 RELEASE re-released as 16311DL in October 1996 as 2929 (YHY87) on route 36 to Devizes.
Wilts & Dorset Bristol LS6G ECW
16312 Wilts & Dorset Bristol LS6G ECW..
Many vehicles were employed on both coach and bus duties and as such were decorated with a different livery. 519 (JAM151) was such a vehicle and can be seen here on route 81 to Andover wearing the attractive combination of maroon, red and cream.

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FEBRUARY 1996 RELEASE re-released as 16312/1 in August for the Alton Bus Rally on route to Alton
Wilts & Dorset Bristol LS6G ECW
16312DL Wilts & Dorset Bristol LS6G ECW..
This Bristol LS in dual-purpose livery makes an attractive addition to the Wilts & Dorset fleet. 525 (JAM304) is on route 107 to Basingstoke and came with a numbered certificate.

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MAY 1998 RELEASE
Southern National Bristol LS5G ECW
16313 Southern National Bristol LS5G ECW.
1741 (RTT951) on route 224 to Taunton.

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DECEMBER 1995
West Yorkshire Bristol LS5G ECW
16314 West Yorkshire Bristol LS5G ECW.
SUG32 (OWX144) on route 43 to York.

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JULY 1996 RELEASE
Southern Vectis Bristol LS5G ECW bus.
16315 Southern Vectis Bristol LS5G ECW.
The sole example in the Southern Vectis fleet, this Bristol LS was nicknamed the "Jukebox" due to its square styling. This highly accurate model, 844 (JDL43), is depicted early in its life on route 16 to Shanklin: Continuing the theme for local advertisements, the LS displays "Mew Langton's Ales" and a local shop, "Dabell's".

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JULY 1996 RELEASE
Eastern National Bristol LS5G ECW.
16316 Eastern National Bristol LS5G ECW.
In the predominantly cream reversed coaching livery, PL373 (VNO870), carries destination boards on its roof sides, the first LS to do so. On the Coach / Air Service to Southend Airport, this model shows Eastern National's involvement in coaching as well as buses..

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FEBRUARY 1998 RELEASE
Provincial Bristol LS6G ECW.
16317 Provincial Bristol LS6G ECW.
Operating in the Hampshire area, the distinctive colours of Provincial will be familiar to many ex Service personnel. The Bristol LS recreates one of the many and varied vehicles in the fleet, 4 (XNU421) on route 6 to Gosport Ferry.

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FEBRUARY 1999 RELEASE re-released in May as 16317A for the Southsea Spectacular on route 4 to Southsea.
Midland General Bristol LS6G ECW.
16318 Midland General Bristol LS65G ECW.
245 (959ARA) on route E2 to Matlock.

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JULY 1999 RELEASE re-released in August 2000 as 16318DL, 235 (XNU416) on route F9 to Kirk Hallam.
Ribble Bristol LS5G ECW.
16319 Ribble Bristol LS5G ECW.
61 (689BHN) is on route 334 to Carlisle. It was transferred from United Auto where it was BUI89.

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NOVEMBER 1999 RELEASE.
Hants & Dorset Bristol LS5G ECW.
16320 Hants & Dorset Bristol LS5G ECW.
Hants & Dorset Bristol LS bus in traditional Tilling livery. From this very popular fleet, 805 (UEL729) is operating on route 40A to Nomansland.

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JULY 2000 RELEASE
Jones of Aberbeeg Bristol LS6G ECW.
16321 Jones of Aberbeeg Bristol LS6G ECW.
This ex Red & WHite ECW bodied Bristol LS, 27 (MAX120) is seen working route 27 to Ebbw Vale Via Pontypool.

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APRIL 2004 RELEASE
Bath Services Bristol LS5G ECW
16322 Bath Services Bristol LS5G ECW..
This Bath Services Bristol LS features the standard bus livery, 2830 (PHW920) is on route 59 to Paulton Central Garage.

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SEPTEMBER 2005 RELEASE
London Transport Bristol LS5G ECW
16323 London Transport Bristol LS5G ECW.
Originally on trial for Green Line this Bristol LS bus was then taken for trials in the Central London area, in London Transport livery but not painted red. Registered PHW918 this solitary Bristol is operating the East London route 208 to Bromley by Bow.

DECEMBER 2007 RELEASE
Green Line Bristol LS5G ECW
16323DL Green Line Bristol LS5G ECW.
This deluxe certificated limited edition Bristol LS bus model depicts PHW918 in Green Line livery whilst on trials around London. Operating route 447 to Woldingham out of Reigate Garage.

NOVEMBER 2009 RELEASE
Durham District Services Bristol LS5G ECW
16324 Durham District Services Bristol LS5G ECW.
Our Bristol LS bus in Durham District Services is DBU1 (187BHN) working route D4 to Stockton.

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JUNE 2009 RELEASE
United Counties Bristol LS6B ECW
16324A United Counties Bristol LS6B ECW.
475 (JBD993) on route 359 to Amersham.

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JULY 2012 RELEASE - this is a reworking of 16324
Bristol Omnibus Bristol LS5G ECW bus.
16325 Bristol Omnibus Bristol LS5G ECW.
2832 (PHW922) on route 125 to Bristol.

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JUNE 2015 RELEASE