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Bristol Commercial Vehicles: K type

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1940. Bristol K5G. BBW H30 26G. Reg No: GHT 154.
1940. Bristol K5G. BBW H30 26G. Reg No: GHT 154.

Note: This is a sub-section of Bristol Commercial Vehicles.

Types K, KS and KSW

Production started towards the end of WWII.

K5G having a Gardner engine

K6A having an AEC engine

1950 K type ceased and KS replaced it. KS5B (Bristol engine) and KS5G (Gardner engine)

The KSW was an 8 feet wide model (6 inches wider than the KS type). All had bodies by [[Eastern Coach Works. KSW6B (Bristol engine), KSW6G (Gardner 6LW engine) and KSW5G (Gardner SLW engine).


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