History of Devon General 211 (E211BDV)

E211 BDV is a Ford Transit with Mellor bodywork. It was new in June 1988. It was purchased by Devon General, originally for the ill fated Basingstoke Transit operations. After that fell through 211 went to Docklands , then Blue Admiral, Portsmouth, finishing up back in Devon with Bayline, before passing to Petes Travel. Purchased for preservation about 15 years ago, its believed that it was last on the road in 2005. Its new owner has plans to restore the bus in the very near future.