Douglas Corporation Transport

Bus Fleet List
1914-1976


Fleet No.

Reg. No.

Chassis

Chassis No.

Body

Seating

1914

1

MN589

Tilling - Stevens

?

Tilling

B25R

2

MN590

Straker Squire

?

Strachan

B25R

Withdrawn 1920 (1-2).

1920

3-6

MN1328-1331

Tilling - Stevens

?

Dodson

B28R

Withdrawn 1930 (3-6).

1922

7

MN1879

Tilling - Stevens

?

Tilling

B26R

8

MN1880

Tilling - Stevens TS3A

?

Tilling

O49R

No. 8 re-seated to O48R in 1935.
Withdrawn 1930 (7), 1938 (8).

1923

9-10

MN2614-2615

Tilling - Stevens

?/2826

Tilling

B26R

Withdrawn 1935 (9-10).

1924

11-12

MN3376-3377

Tilling - Stevens TS3A

?

Tilling

B26R

Withdrawn 1937 (12), 1941 (11).

1925

13-16

MN3956-3959

Tilling - Stevens TS17A

?

Tilling

B26R

Withdrawn 1937 (15-16), 1938 (13-14).

1926

17

MN4484

Vulcan

?

Vulcan

O27T

18-19

MN4542-4543

Tilling - Stevens TS6

?

Northern Counties

B33R

No. 17 re-numbered 3 in 1935.
Withdrawn 1939 (18), 1945 (19), 1948 (17[3]).

1927

20-23

MN5084-5087

Tilling - Stevens TS6

?

Northern Counties

B33R

Withdrawn 1939 (22), 1945 (20-21, 23).

1928

24-29

MN5495-5500

Tilling - Stevens TS6

?/3799/98/
800/08/03

Northern Counties

B34R

Withdrawn 1948 (24), 1949 (25-29).

1929

30-33

MN6122-6125

Tilling - Stevens TS6

3805/07/
04/06

Northern Counties

B34R

Withdrawn 1948 (32), 1949 (30-31, 33).

1930

34-40

MN6748-6754

Tilling - Stevens TS17A

6114-20

Northern Counties

B34R

Withdrawn 1944 (36), 1945 (34-35, 37-40).

1933

41-42

MN8690-8691

AEC Regent

6612146-
47

Northern Counties

H26/26R

Withdrawn 1957 (41-42).

1934

43-45

MN9517-9519

AEC Regent

6612716-
18

Northern Counties

H26/26R

Withdrawn 1957 (43), 1958 (44), 1963 (45).

1935

1-2

MAN123-124

Vulcan Low-loader

2744/43

Vulcan

FO40T

46

MAN122

AEC Regent

6613575

Northern Counties

H26/26R

Nos. 1-2 re-seated to FO32T in 1946; these vehicles had folding screens along the nearside, which were fixed in place in 1946, the vehicles becoming FB32F.
Withdrawn 1957 (1-2), 1963 (46).

1936

9-10

BMN255-256

Leyland KPZ1

5984-85

Park Royal

B20F

Withdrawn 1958 (9), 1959 (10).

1937

11-12

BMN868-869

Leyland KPZ1

7134-35

Park Royal

B20F

47-48

BMN866-867

AEC Regent

6614444-
45

Northern Counties

H27/25R

Withdrawn 1958 (12), 1959 (11), 1964 (47-48).

1939

14

DMN585

Leyland KPZ3

201269

Park Royal

B20F

50

DMN650

AEC Regent

06615965

Northern Counties

H27/25R

Withdrawn 1957 (14), 1967 (50).

1944

15-16

FMN899-900

Bedford OWB

22705/
23958

Duple

B26F

No. 16 re-seated to B24F in 1952.
Withdrawn 1957 (15-16).

1945

51-52

FMN954-955

Daimler CWA6

12010/09

Duple

H30/26R

53

GMN242

Daimler CWA6

12306

Duple

H30/26R

Withdrawn 1970 (51-53).

1947

54-55

GMN905-906

AEC Regent III

0961186-
87

Northern Counties

H30/25R

56-59

HMN687-690

AEC Regent III

09612066/
63-65

Northern Counties

H30/26R

Withdrawn 1971 (54-55), 1974 (56-59).

1948

60-63

JMN724-727

AEC Regent III

09612067-
70

Northern Counties

H30/26R

Nos. 60-61, 63 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (retaining fleet numbers 60-61, 63).
Withdrawn 1976 (62).

1949

64-65

KMN835-836

AEC Regent III

9612E2071-
72

Northern Counties

H30/26R

66-71

KMN837-842

AEC Regent III

9612E4490/
89/91/
93-94/92

Northern Counties

H30/25R

Nos. 64, 67-69 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (retaining fleet numbers 64, 67-69).
Withdrawn 1974 (65), 1976 (66, 70-71).

1950

20-22

KMN518-520

Leyland CPO1

491728/
0414/1807

Park Royal

B30F

Withdrawn 1968 (20-22).

1951

30

NMN201

AEC Regal IV

9821E029

Willowbrook

B42F

31

NMN355

AEC Regal IV

U137523

Park Royal

B38F

Nos. 30-31 ex-AEC demonstrators (both new 1950); No. 30 was originally intended for delivery to City of Oxford Motor Services (No. 730: OJO730), but was retained by AEC as a demonstrator; No. 31 was originally registered VMK271.
No. 30 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (retaining fleet number 30).
Withdrawn 1974 (31).

1957

8-12

WMN484-88

Guy Otter NLL0DP

47291/52/
80/59/88P

Mulliner

B26F

72-75

VMN664-67

AEC Regent V

D2RA349-50/
52/51

Metro - Cammell

H30/26R

Nos. 72-75 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 164-167 respectively).
Withdrawn 1970 (8-12).

1958

32

XMN290

AEC Reliance

MU2RA1942

Mulliner

B42F

33

XMN289

AEC Reliance

MU2RA1941

Mulliner

B42F

Nos. 32-33 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 190, 189 respectively).

1964

1-3

8122-8124MN

AEC Regent V

2D2RA1533-35

Metro - Cammell

H37/27F

Nos. 1-3 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 122-124 respectively).

1965

4

679BMN

AEC Regent V

2D2RA1697

Willowbrook

H37/27F

5

677BMN

AEC Regent V

2D2RA1698

Willowbrook

H37/27F

Nos. 4-5 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 179, 177 respectively).

1966

6-7

899-900EMN

Bedford VAS1

6847048/
692

Duple

B30F

Nos. 6-7 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 99-100 respectively).

1968

14-15

409-10LMN

AEC Regent V

3D2RA2023-
24

Willowbrook

H37/27F

Nos. 14-15 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 109-110 respectively).

1970

34

227UMN

Leyland PSUC1/2

574223

Duple

DP41F

35-40

229-34UMN

Leyland PSUC1/2

574036-37/
84542/74035/
84541/43

Duple

DP41F

41

238UMN

Leyland PSUC1/2

584544

Duple

DP41F

Nos. 34-41 ex-Lancashire United Transport (Nos. 624, 622-623, 627, 621, 626, 628-629 respectively, new 1957 [624,622-623,621] or 1958 [627, 626, 628-629]).
Nos. 34-36, 38, 41 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (retaining Nos. 34-36, 38, 41).
Withdrawn 1974 (37, 39-40).

1974

16

MAN51B

Bedford YRQ

DW456271

Willowbrook

B47F

No. 16 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 51).

1975

17

MAN52B

Bedford YRQ

DW457130

Willowbrook

B47F

18-19

MAN138-39B

Bedford YRQ

DW456924/
7143

Willowbrook

B47F

Nos. 17-19 to Isle of Man National Transport Ltd. 10/76 (re-numbered 52, 138-139 respectively).


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