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Fylde Transport Trust

To aid visibility of the current status of the trams on this fleet list the following colour coding is used:
Operational, Under Attention/Overhaul/Restoration, Stored - no public access, On Public Display


Tram Year Livery Year last operated Current location Link
Blackpool OMO 8 1974 Plum & Custard 2010 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Standard 143 1924 Red, White & Teak 2019 (briefly) Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Brush 259 1937 Green 2002 (Works)
1971 (passenger)
Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Railcoach 279 1935 Green & Cream 2004 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Towing Car 281 1960 Cream 2010 (as 671 with 681) North West Museum of Road Transport, St Helens Photo
Blackpool Coronation 304 1953 Cream & Green 2018 (Blackpool - testing only)
2014 (Blackpool - service)
2013 (Beamish)
Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Brush 621 1937 Green & Cream 2023 On loan to Blackpool Heritage Tram Tours Photo
Blackpool Brush 632 1937 Green & Cream 2011 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Brush 634 1937 Terror Tram Advert 2004 East Anglia Transport Museum Photo
Blackpool Balloon 703 1934 Red & White 2015 (Beamish)
2009 (Blackpool)
Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Balloon 715 1935 Green & Cream 2022 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Illuminated Rocket 732 1961 Green 1999 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Illuminated Hovertram 735 1963 White & Black 2001 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo
Blackpool Jubilee 761 1979 Advert for Wynsors World of Shoes 2011 Blackpool Transport Rigby Road Depot Photo

Notes:
The last operated dates are in Blackpool unless stated otherwise.
Standard 143 was originally launched into service on 23rd September 2019 but suffered a motor fault during the launch. After workshop attention the tram started testing again in 2022.
Railcoach 279 returned to Rigby Road Depot on 17th March 2022 for completion of its restoration.
Twin Towing Car 281 is on loan to the North West Museum of Road Transport in St Helen's arriving on 18th April 2021. It has now been repainted in original cream livery and resumed its identity as 281 (previously carrying the number 671).
Coronation 304 is being worked on with a view to returning to service. The work is being part funded by a donation from the Fylde Tramway Society.
Brush 634 has received a repaint into a version of of its 1990s advert for the Terror Train, rechristened the Terror Tram. It was moved to the East Anglia Transport Museum for a loan period on 13th November 2023.
Balloon 715 was withdrawn from service November 2022 and will now go on static display at Tramtown.

This page was last updated on Sunday 19th November 2023


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