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Last Updated Friday 13th February 2015

Fleetwood Heritage Leisure Trust

Key to the colours used in this fleet list:
On Static Display, Stored - no public access

Tram Date Livery Status Link
Blackpool Brush 290 September 1937 Green & Cream On Display - Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Centenary 641 April 1984 All over Orange - with Blackpool FC slogans Stored - Fleetwood Photo
Blackpool Centenary 643 November 1986 Cream & Green Stored - Fleetwood
Blackpool Twin Motor Car 673 June 1961 Metro Coastlines Turquoise & Yellow Stored - Fleetwood Photo
Blackpool Twin Trailer Car 683 September 1960 Metro Coastlines Turquoise & Yellow Stored - Fleetwood Photo
Blackpool Railcoach 678 September 1961 All Over Black Stored - Fleetwood
Blackpool Balloon 710 October 1934 Metro Coastlines Magenta & Yellow Stored - Fleetwood Photo
Blackpool Balloon 726 February 1935 Advert for HM Coastguard Stored - Fleetwood Photo
Blackpool Jubilee 761 July 1979 Advert for Wynsors World of Shoes Stored - Rigby Road Photo

With the exception of Brush 290 all these trams are currently with no public access. Of the remaining trams all except Jubilee 761 are stored in Fleetwood.
Brush 290 has been repainted in an approximation of its former half green/half cream livery complete with window decorations illustrating the history of the Blackpool & Fleetwood Tramroad ahead of the 2014 illuminations, but remains displayed near the Pleasure Beach heritage tram stop. This replaces the previous "graffiti art" livery applied in 2013. The tram is due to be removed for storage during 2015 and replaced by Centenary 641.
Centenary 641 is to be the centrepiece of the Trust's 2015 Illuminations display at Pleasure Beach loop. It will receive a Blackpool FC celebration livery.
Centenary 643 was moved into the ownership of the Fleetwood Heritage Leisure Trust in February 2014 following its disposal from a caravan park where it had been in use as a cafe. It is currently stored in Fleetwood.
Twin Car 673+683 remain in private ownership and are on loan to the Friends of Fleetwood Trams.
Negotiations are underway for the acquisition of Balloon 726 by a private group but it is likely to remain in Fleetwood for the immediate future. Jubilee 761 was moved to Blackpool Transport's Rigby Road Depot on 11th December for ongoing storage. It remains part of the FHLT collection and will not be considered for a return to service.

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