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'''[[BC Transit]] 8782-8784''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division]] [[General Motors T6H-4521|T6H-4521]] buses built for [[BC Hydro and Power Authority]] in 1970. Transferred to [[Urban Transit Authority]]/[[Metro Transit Operating Company]] in 1979. UTA/MTOC renamed BC Transit in 1982  In 1975 all Victoria buses were renumbered on paper into the 8000 series (8762-8771) but only the last three digits were displayed on the buses.  
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'''[[BC Transit]] 6176-6178''' were [[General Motors Diesel Division|GMDD]] [[General Motors T6H-4521|T6H-4521]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1970.
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They were originally built for [[BC Hydro Transit]] as [[BC Hydro Transit 780-784|782-784]], and were transferred to the Urban Transit Authority upon its creation in 1979. While officially numbered in the 8000 series, buses operating in Victoria typically only displayed the last 3 digits. Under the Unified Provincial Fleet (UPF) system, they were assigned fleet numbers 6176-6178, and were renumbered to their UPF fleet number when transferred to systems outside Victoria.  
  
 
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!Engine
 
!Engine
 
!Transmission
 
!Transmission
!Differential
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!Seating
!Seated Capacity
 
!Seat Type
 
!Rear Door
 
!Interior Style
 
![[Workstation refit]]
 
 
!Destination Sign
 
!Destination Sign
 
|- align="center"
 
|- align="center"
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]  
 
|[[Detroit Diesel]] [[Detroit Diesel Series 71|6V71N]]  
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH9]]
 
|[[Allison]] [[Allison V Series|VH9]]
|4.72:1
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|43: [[Otaco]] OTA220 bench
|43 
 
|[[OTA220]] Bench
 
|2 pc. Push Type
 
|[[Image:Vic35ftinterior.jpg|128px]]
 
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|Rollsign
 
|Rollsign
 
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==Details==
 
==Details==
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!Date
 
!Date
 
![[Vehicle Identification Number|VIN]]
 
![[Vehicle Identification Number|VIN]]
![[UPF]]number
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!License plate
 
!Paint
 
!Paint
 
!Status/System
 
!Status/System
 
!Notes
 
!Notes
|- align="center" id="8782"
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|- align="center" id="6176"
|8782
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|6176
 
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|1970
 
|1970
|[[C202]]
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|[[General Motors New Look Serials#T6H-4521-C200-C204|C202]]
|6176
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|[[File:CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif]]
 
|[[File:CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif]]
|<font color="red">Retired</font>
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|<font color="red">Retired</font><br>by 1995
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*assigned to [[BC Hydro Transit]] Victoria as 782
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*Ex-[[BC Hydro Transit]] [[BC Hydro Transit 780-784#782|782]].
*Retired by 1995
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*Assigned to [[Victoria Regional Transit System|Victoria]] as 8782.
|- align="center" id="8783"
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*Transferred to
|8783
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|- align="center" id="6177"
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|6177
 
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|1970
 
|1970
|[[C203]]
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|[[General Motors New Look Serials#T6H-4521-C200-C204|C203]]
|6177
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|[[File:CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif]]
 
|[[File:CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif]]
|<font color="red">Retired</font>
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|<font color="red">Retired</font><br>1996
|align="left"|
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*assigned to [[BC Hydro Transit]] Victoria as 783
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*Ex-[[BC Hydro Transit]] [[BC Hydro Transit 780-784#783|783]].
*to OTC as temp loaner bus during Oak St Bridge rebuild in 1995 and returned to VTC store
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*Assigned to [[Victoria Regional Transit System|Victoria]] as 8783.
*scrapped in 1996
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*Transferred to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Vancouver (Oakridge)]] during Oak Street bridge rebuild in 1995.
|- align="center" id="8784"
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*Transferred to storage in [[Victoria Regional Transit System|Victoria]].
|8784
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|- align="center" id="6178"
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|6178
 
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|1970
 
|1970
|[[C204]]
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|[[General Motors New Look Serials#T6H-4521-C200-C204|C204]]
|6178
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|[[File:CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif]]
 
|[[File:CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif]]
 
|<font color="red">Retired</font>
 
|<font color="red">Retired</font>
|align="left"|
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*assigned to [[BC Hydro Transit]] Victoria as 784
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*Ex-[[BC Hydro Transit]] [[BC Hydro Transit 780-784#784|784]].
*to OTC as temp loaner bus during Oak St Bridge rebuild in 1995 and returned to VTC store
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*Assigned to [[Victoria Regional Transit System|Victoria]] as 8784.
*[[Central Fraser Valley Transit System]] in 1996
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*Transferred to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Vancouver (Oakridge)]] during Oak Street Bridge rebuild in 1995.
*to [Whistler Transit System]] in 1997
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*Transferred to storage in [[Victoria Regional Transit System|Victoria]].
*to [[Victoria Regional Transit System]] stored in 1998
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*Transferred to [[Central Fraser Valley Transit System|Central Fraser Valley]] in 1996.
 
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*Transferred to [[Whistler Transit System|Whistler]] in 1997.
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*Transferred to storage in [[Victoria Regional Transit System|Victoria]] in 1998.
 
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{{BC Transit}}
 
  
[[Category:BC Transit fleet|8762]]
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[[Category:BC Transit fleet|6176]]

Latest revision as of 01:23, 5 December 2019

BC Transit 6176-6178 were GMDD T6H-4521 "New Look" buses built in 1970.

They were originally built for BC Hydro Transit as 782-784, and were transferred to the Urban Transit Authority upon its creation in 1979. While officially numbered in the 8000 series, buses operating in Victoria typically only displayed the last 3 digits. Under the Unified Provincial Fleet (UPF) system, they were assigned fleet numbers 6176-6178, and were renumbered to their UPF fleet number when transferred to systems outside Victoria.

Engine Transmission Seating Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel 6V71N Allison VH9 43: Otaco OTA220 bench Rollsign

Details

Fleet number Thumbnail Date VIN License plate Paint Status/System Notes
6176 1970 C202 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif Retired
by 1995
6177 1970 C203 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif Retired
1996
6178 1970 C204 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif Retired