Blackpool Survivors

This is a list of known survivors of Blackpool Transport buses, showing their last known owner, status and sighting or report. 

Leyland Tiger (1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast Sighting 
7FV9044  Leyland Tiger / Burlingham
tow wagon conversion 
Private Preserved   Restored      tbc

Leyland Titan PD2s/PD3s (19 - of which four note reported recently)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
246DFV146 PD2 / BurlinghamFTT Preservedunrestored 2019
300DFV146 PD2 / BurlinghamPrivate Preserved restoration 2019
346PFR346 PD2 / Met CamFTT Preservedrestoration 2019
351YFR351 PD3 / Met CamPrivate Preservedunrestored 2019
386CFR586C PD3 / Met CamNon PSV, St Didier Francestatic derelict 2007
387CFR587C PD3 / Met CamItaly (ID unconfirmed)static derelict 2011
390CFR590C PD3 / Met CamPrivate Preservedrestored 2019
398CFR598C PD3 / Met CamPrivate, Wetteren Belgiumnon psv xxxx
501HFR501E PD3 / Met CamPrivate Preservedrestored 2019
503HFR503E PD3 / Metro CammellStatic, Hollandstatic home 2017
511HFR511E PD3 / Metro CammellPrivate Preservedunrestored 2017
512HFR512E PD3 / Metro CammellPrivate Preservedrestored 2019
513HFR513E PD3 / Metro Cammell Private, Swedenunknown (*2016
516HFR516E PD3 / Metro CammellCatch 22 Busactive PSV2019
518HFR518E PD3 / Metro CammellChepstow Classic Busactive PSV2019
529LFR529F PD3 / Metro CammellFTT Preservedrestored 2019
532LFR532F PD3 / Metro CammellPrivate Preserved, USAunrestored 2016
540 LFR540G PD3 / Metro Cammell Private Preservedunrestored 2018
532DHC784E PD2 / East LancsSeaford and Districtactive PSV 2018
* 513 on Swedish registration database shown as PAC397, new owner certificate 07/07/2016, possibly with MVAP AB Varteg.

AEC Swift (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
554 PFR554H Swift/Marshall    Private Preserved     restored                     2019
570OFR970M Swift/MarshallFTT Preservedrestored 2019


Leyland Atlantean (19 of which 1 not reported recently)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
330URN330V Atlantean/East LancsLiddell Cumnock seat store 2018
334AHG334V Atlantean/East LancsFTT Preserved restored2019
350GHG350W Atlantean/East LancsDealer, Froshammess room 2013
353UHG353Y Atlantean/East LancsChessterfield 123
Preserved
restored2019
356A356HHGAtlantean/East LancsPlaybusplaybus in use2017
362A362HHGAtlantean/East LancsPrivate Preservedrestored2019
364B364UBVAtlantean/East LancsBlackpool Transport 
preserved
restored2019
137TKU469K Atlantean / NCMEFTT Preserved restoration 2019
444NJI5504 Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preserved restoration2019
445B75URNAtlantean / NCMEPrivate Preserved restored 2019
453WRH294JAtlantean / RoeSpark Social, San Franstatic2019
458ATD281J Atlantean / NCMEFTT Preserved restoration2019
467ONF673RAtlantean / NCME Scrapped May 2019Playbus2019
468SRJ756RAtlantean / NCMEJersey showgroundcommentary box 2018
471OJI4371 Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preservedrestored2019
474OJI4374 Atlantean / NCMEunknownsnack bar 2012
478HRN98NAtlantean / NCMEAdventure Bus, DorsetPlaybus2019
479 HRN99NAtlantean / NCME Private Preservedunrestored/donor 2019
496XHG96V Atlantean / NCMEPrivate Preservedrestoration2019
 


Leyland Nationals (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
543A543PCW National 2Kells Museum Ireland                  unrestored         2015
546CFM347SNationalprivate owner, Lowestoft stored 2017

Minibuses (6 of which 1 not reported recently)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
560D560YCWCity Pacer    Private Readingspares donor 2017
562D562YCWCity Pacerprivate owner, Blythe Static caravan2017
550E550GFR City Pacerprivate ownermobile caravan (last taxed 
May 2018
2017
574F574RCWCity Pacerprivate ownerunknown2011
575F575RCWCity PacerLTT preservedrestored but oou              2019
589N589GRN MetroriderPrivate preservedrestored  2019


Routemasters (13 of which 1 not reported since 1999)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
521583CLT RoutemasterCatch 22 Busactive PSV 2019
522WLT848Routemaster Private preserved (London guise)restored2018
523627DYERoutemaster Tower Transit Londonactive PSV 2019
524640DYERoutemaster Cooper, Cramlingtonactive PSV2019
525650DYERoutemaster Tower Transit Londonactive PSV2019
526735DYERoutemaster B Bakery London 
Afternoon Tea Tour Bus
active PSV2019
527WLT879Routemaster exported to Polandunknown1999
528357CLTRoutemaster London Bus Hire South Wales     active PSV2019
529ALD966B Routemaster London Bus Companyactive PSV        2019
530ALD989BRoutemaster Dublin Cityscape Tour (tbc)untaxed2017
531ALM71BRoutemaster Stagecoach Londonactive PSV2019
533ALM89BRoutemaster Stagecoach Londonactive PSV2019
534123CLTRoutemaster Autocars Five Oak Greenactive PSV 2017

Optare Delta (1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
133H3FBTOptare Delta        Private Preserved restored2019

Olympians (7)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
374M374SCK Volvo Olympian/NCME Private Preservedoperational 2019
375M375SCKVolvo Olympian/NCME Delves Infant and Nursery
School, Walsall
conversion to
static library
2018
377 M377SCKVolvo Olympian/NCME NEET, Sunderland preservedoperational2019
401XAU701YLeyland Olympian/ECW Private Preservedrestoration2018
411D367JJDLeyland Olympian/ECWEast Anglia Transport 
Museum
restored as 
London L263
2019
844D244FYMLeyland Olympian/ECW Alpine, Llandudnoticket office
SORN 2019
2019
849D149FYMLeyland Olympian/ECW Alpine, LlandudnoSpares donor2018

Optare Excel (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
225T935EANExcel ex Reading Busman, Knutsford active PSV 2019
226T936EANExcel ex ReadingBlackpool Designstored2018

Metrobuses (2)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
864A964SYFMetrobusDouro Acima Transportes, Porto operational tbc
850EWF450VMetrobusGreysand Shipping Ltd, Cyprusoperational2016

Optare Solo (29)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
267 V267HECSoloBlackpool Council Track Services mobile mess room2018
269V269HECSoloJohn's Blaenau as LIG1621Active PSV (untaxed 
May 2019)
2019
271V271HECSoloColchri Coaches Glasgow as LIG1622Active PSV2019
272V272HECSoloTBC MOT tested 3/5/2019Taxed 5/192019
273V273HECSolo  Star, Aylesbury as LIG1676Active PSV2019
274V274HECSolounknown owner (film prop)Film Prop untaxed 20182018
276V276HECSoloPrivate PreservedSORN2019
281YG02FVTSoloScarlet Band, Spares donorStored SORN2018
282YG02FVUSoloHuw's Coaches, CaernarfonActive PSV2019
284PN03UGHSoloThe Eden, Bishop AucklandNot taxed 2/192019
285YN04XYZSoloEasyway, Bridgend as BW53BUSActive PSV2019
249YN53ZWKSoloArchway, FleetwoodActive PSV2018
250YN53ZWLSoloHenshaw, Moreton in Marsh Active PSV2018
251YN53ZWMSoloNewbury & District as C15TCLActive PSV2018
252YN53ZWPSoloNewbury & District as C16TCLActive PSV2018
253YN53ZWRSoloSwanbrook, CheltenhamActive PSV2018
254YN53ZWTSoloNewbury & District as C17TCLActive PSV2018
255YN53ZWUSoloDealerStored2018
256YN53ZWVSoloNewbury & District as C18TCLActive PSV2018
257YN53ZWWSoloArchway FleetwoodActive PSV2018
258YN53ZWXSoloNewbury & District as C19TCLActive PSV2018
260YN53ZWZSoloNewbury & District as C20TCLActive PSV2018
294YJ08PFDSoloPowell of HellabyActive PSV2018
295YJ08PFESoloPowell of HellabyActive PSV2018
296YJ08PFFSoloPowell of HellabyActive PSV2018
297YJ08PFGSoloPowell of HellabyActive PSV2018
240YJ09OTESoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2019
241YJ09OTFSoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2019
242YJ09OTGSoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2018
244YJ09OTKSoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2019
245YJ09OTLSoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2019
246YJ09OTMSoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2019
247YJ08PFKSoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2018
248YJ08PFASoloCTN NottinghamActive PSV2018

Dennis Trident (19)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
301PN02PYD Trident/East LancsOne Agency Medianon PSV2019
333PN52XKF Trident/East LancsMortons, Basingstokeactive PSV2018
334PN52XKGTrident/East Lancs    Stockdale, Selby      active PSV       2017
335 PN52XKHTrident/East LancsMortons, Basingstoke active PSV2018
336PN52XKJTrident/East LancsDews, Somershamactive PSV2018
337PN52XKKTrident/East LancsStockdale, Selbyactive PSV2017
340PO51UMT Trident/East LancsOne Agency Medianon PSV2019
342PL52XADTrident/East LancsVision Boltonactive PSV2018
343H1FBTTrident/East LancsTanat Valley as W393TBVactive PSV2018
344E11BTSTrident/East LancsTanat Valleyactive PSV2018
345E12BTSTrident/East LancsAbbey Coachways, Gooleactive PSV2018
346E13BTSTrident/East LancsTanat Valleyactive PSV2018
347E14BTSTrident/East LancsLodge, High Easteractive PSV2018
348E15BTSTrident/East LancsLodge, High Easteractive PSV2018
349E16BTSTrident/East LancsReading Buses as X399KBVactive PSV2019
350E17BTSTrident/East LancsReading Buses as X393KBV active PSV2019
351E18BTSTrident/East LancsReading Buses as X401KBVactive PSV2019
352E19BTSTrident/East LancsReading Buses as X398KBVactive PSV2019
353E20BTSTrident/East LancsCatch 22 Busactive PSV2019

DAF DB250 (9)



NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
354L50BTS DAF/East Lancs        Dekkabus, Poole     Active PSV           2018
355L100BTS DAF/East Lancs        B&J Barnoldswick     Active PSV           2018
357L300BTS DAF/East Lancs        Ashcroft, RuncornActive PSV           2018
358L400BTS DAF/East Lancs        Dekkabus, Poole     Active PSV           2018
359L500BTS DAF/East Lancs        Dekkabus, Poole     Active PSV           2018
361L700BTS DAF/East Lancs        Ashcroft, RuncornActive PSV           2018
363L900BTS DAF/East Lancs        Ashcroft, RuncornActive PSV           2018
364J70BTS DAF/East Lancs        Midland Bus HireActive PSV           2018

Leyland Leopard (1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
32PJI5632Leopard/Duple        Bell, Ashton      unknown, possibly static.
Is on SORN           
2012

Leyland Tiger(1)

NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
23F703ENE Tiger/Plaxton        Wealden, Kent      Long term store since 2001  2018

Dennis Javelin (1)
NoRegTypeOwnerStatusLast
Report 
27R927TFRJavelin/Marco Polo Kearney, Cork 98TS3522       operational 2013