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'''[[BC Transit]] 6401-6415''' were [[General Motors Corporation|GMC]] [[General Motors S8H-5304A|S8H-5304A]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1975.
 
'''[[BC Transit]] 6401-6415''' were [[General Motors Corporation|GMC]] [[General Motors S8H-5304A|S8H-5304A]] "[[New Look]]" buses built in 1975.
  
This order was placed by the Bureau of Transit Services for '''BC Hydro Transit''', and first used for expansion of services to Surrey, Delta and White Rock. From 1976-79 this group was assigned to '''Pacific Stage Lines'' for non transit purposes.  They returned to transit duty in 1979 as noted. Ownership of BC Hydro asset transferred to '''Urban Transit Authority''' in April 1980. renamed '''BC Transit''' in 1982.
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This order was placed by the Bureau of Transit Services for '''BC Hydro Transit''', and first used for expansion of services to Surrey, Delta and White Rock. From 1976-79 this group was assigned to '''Pacific Stage Lines''' for non transit purposes.  They returned to transit duty in 1979 as noted. Ownership of BC Hydro asset transferred to '''Urban Transit Authority''' in April 1980. renamed '''BC Transit''' in 1982.
  
  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6808 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6808 in 1976.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3201(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3201(1) in January 1979.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6809 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6809 in 1976.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3202(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3202(1) in January 1979.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6811 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6811 in 1976.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3204(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3204(1) in January 1979.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6812 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6812 in 1976.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3205(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3205(1) in January 1979.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|[[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6813 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6813 in 1976.
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] as 3206(1) in January 1979.
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*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] as 3206(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Coast Mountain Bus Company Surrey Transit Centre|Surrey]] as 7206(2) in July 1989.
 
*To [[Coast Mountain Bus Company Surrey Transit Centre|Surrey]] as 7206(2) in July 1989.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in June 1990.
 
*<font color="red">Retired</font> in June 1990.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|[[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6814 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6814 in 1976.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3207(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3207(1) in January 1979.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|[[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6815 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6815 in 1976.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3208(1) in January 1979.
 
*To [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  as 3208(1) in January 1979.
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|[[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6806 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6806 in 1976.
 
*To [[Coast Mountain Bus Company Surrey Transit Centre|Surrey]] as 7207(1) c. 1976
 
*To [[Coast Mountain Bus Company Surrey Transit Centre|Surrey]] as 7207(1) c. 1976
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|[[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]] ]]  
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*Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|[[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge]]  
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6807 in 1976.
 
*To [[Pacific Stage Lines]] as 6807 in 1976.
 
*To [[Coast Mountain Bus Company Surrey Transit Centre|Surrey]] as 7208(1) c, 1976
 
*To [[Coast Mountain Bus Company Surrey Transit Centre|Surrey]] as 7208(1) c, 1976

Revision as of 17:52, 8 March 2020

BC Transit 6401-6415 were GMC S8H-5304A "New Look" buses built in 1975.

This order was placed by the Bureau of Transit Services for BC Hydro Transit, and first used for expansion of services to Surrey, Delta and White Rock. From 1976-79 this group was assigned to Pacific Stage Lines for non transit purposes. They returned to transit duty in 1979 as noted. Ownership of BC Hydro asset transferred to Urban Transit Authority in April 1980. renamed BC Transit in 1982.



Engine Transmission Seating Rear Door Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel
8V71
Allison
VS2-8
53
Highway Style
No Rollsign

Details

Fleet
Number
Renumbers Provincial
Number
Thumbnail Date Serial License Plate Paint Notes
3201(1) 6808
3201(1)
3296
6401 Vancouver Regional Transit System 3296-a.jpg 1975 128 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3202(1) 6809
3202(1)
6402 1975 129 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3203 6810
3203(1)
7203(3)
6403 1975 130 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3204 6811
3204(1)
7204(3)
6404 1975 131 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3205(1) 6812
3205(1)
7205(2)
6405 1975 132 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3206(1) 6813
3206(1)
7206(2)
6406 1975 133 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3207(1) 6814
3207(1)
7207(2)
6407 1975 134 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3208(1) 6815
3208(1)
6408 1975 135 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3209(1) 6806
7207(1)
3209
6409 1975 136 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
3210(1) 6807
7208(1)
3210(1)
3297
6410 Vancouver Regional Transit System 3297-a.jpg 1975 137 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
  • Assigned to [[Vancouver Regional Transit System|Oakridge
  • To Pacific Stage Lines as 6807 in 1976.
  • To Surrey as 7208(1) c, 1976
  • To Oakridge as 3210(1)
  • Renumbered to 3297 circa 1989.
  • Retired in September 1990.
7201(1) 6801
3211(1)
7211
6411 1975 138 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
7202(1) 6802
3212(1)
3298
7298
6412 Vancouver Regional Transit System 3298-a.jpg 1975 139 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
7203(1) 6803
3213(1)
6413 1975 140 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
  • Assigned to Surrey
  • To Pacific Stage Lines as 6803 in 1976.
  • To Oakridge as 3213(1) in January 1979.
  • Retired in July 1989.
  • Sold to Royal Canadian Air Cadets, Squadron 521.
7204(1) 6804
3214(1)
6414 1975 141 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif
  • Assigned to Surrey
  • To Pacific Stage Lines as 6804 in 1976.
  • To Oakridge as 3214(1) in January 1979.
  • Retired in July 1989.
  • Sold to Royal Canadian Air Cadets, Squadron 521.
7205(1) 6805
3215(1)
3299
7299
6415 Vancouver Regional Transit System 3299-a.jpg 1975 142 CMBC Paint Icon bct.gif