Bury Corporation Transport

Tram Fleet List
1903-1949


Fleet No.

Type

Trucks

Body

Seating

1903

1-14

Double-deck
open-top
bogie

McGuire
No.3

Milnes

41/32

15-28

Double-deck
open-top
4-wheel

McGuire
Columbian

Milnes

34/22

Nos. 1-14 rebuilt to totally-enclosed in 1925-1926 using English Electric top-covers; re-seated to 48/32 and re-trucked with EE Burnley bogies at the same time.
Nos. 16, 18-28 were fitted with balcony top-covers in 1905-1906. [Six by United Electric Co., of Preston, and six by Wilson and Stockall, of Bury]. 
Nos. 15, 17 had balcony top-covers fitted by Wilson and Stockall in 1909.  
Nos. 15, 21 and two others (numbers unknown) were rebuilt totally-enclosed by Bury Corporation around 1926. The two unknown cars were re-numbered 30 and 38. All were re-seated to 36/22.
Withdrawn 1933 (23, 27-28), 1939 (16-20, 22, 24-26), 1943 (21), 1946 (30[??]), by 1949 (1-14, 15, 38[??]).

1904

29-34

Double-deck
top-covered
4-wheel

Mountain & Gibson
C

British Electric Car

34/22

No. 30 exchanged fleet numbers with unknown 1903 car in 1926.
Withdrawn by 1932 (29, 31, 33), 1933 (32, 34), 1946 (??[30]).

1905

35

Double-deck
top-covered
4-wheel

Mountain & Gibson
C

Wilson & Stockall

34/22

No. 35 had what is believed to be the only tram body constructed by Wilson and Stockall, of Bury.
Withdrawn 1933 (35).

1906

36-41

Double-deck
top-covered
4-wheel

Mountain & Gibson
21EM

Brush

34/22

No. 38 exchanged fleet numbers with unknown 1903 car in 1926.
Withdrawn by 1932 (36-37, 39-40), 1933 (41), by 1949 (??[38]).

1907

42-47

Double-deck
top-covered
4-wheel

Mountain & Gibson
21EM

United Electric Car

34/22

Withdrawn by 1932 (42-47).

1910

48-50

Double-deck
top-covered
4-wheel

Mountain & Gibson
21EM

U.E.C.

34/22

Withdrawn by 1932 (48-50).

1913

51-54

Double-deck
top-covered
4-wheel

Mountain & Gibson
21EM

U.E.C.

34/22

Withdrawn by 1932 (51-54).

1925

55-60

Double-deck
fully-enclosed
bogie

English Electric
Burnley

English Electric

48/32

Withdrawn 1943 (55, 56, 58), by 1949 (57, 59-60).


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