Farsley Omnibus Company Ltd.

Bus Fleet List
1920-1968


Fleet No.

Reg. No.

Chassis

Chassis No.

Body

Seating

Details of early vehicles are incomplete, consequently only the vehicles so far confirmed as being operated by Farsley Omnibus Co. are included.

1927

?

UM9230

Commer 2P

6509

?

B24F

Withdrawn 1936.

1929

?

UA7687

Commer 5P

27007

?

B20F

Withdrawn 1938.

1931

?

UB7343

Commer 6TK

28275

?

B20F

Withdrawn 1939.

1933

? HE4163 Gilford 166OT 10536 ? B32?

HE4163 ex-Ernest Silverwood, Ryhill (new 1929).
Withdrawn c. 1935.

1934

?

UG9687

Commer Centurion

56045

?

B20F

Withdrawn by 1944.

1936

?

HL4742-4743

Daimler CF6

7384/82

Taylor

C30F

HL4742-4743 ex-Bullock & Sons, Wakefield (Nos. 112 and 113, new 1930).
HL4742 re-seated to C34F in 1944.
Withdrawn 1945 (HL4742-4743).

1937

?

HL5774

Daimler CP6

8088

Roberts?

B32R

HL5775 ex-Bullock & Sons, Wakefield (No. 154, new 1933).
Withdrawn 1952 (HL5774).

1938

10

GNW776

Daimler COG6

8376

Roe

B36F

Withdrawn 1952.

1939

?

HNW156

Commer PLNF5

87006

Waveney

C26F

Withdrawn by 1948.

1939-1942?
Exact dates uncertain

?

MV3065

Bedford WLB

?

?

B20F

?

UP7895

Leyland TS4

2396

?

B30F

Withdrawn unknown (MV3065, UP7895).

1942

?

JUA642-643

Bedford OWB

10718/?

Roe

B32F

Withdrawn 1949 (JUA643), 1952 (JUA642).

1943

?

JUA738

Bedford OWB

13549

Roe

B32F

Withdrawn 1952.

1945

?

JUB356

Daimler CP6

8067

Burlingham

B34F

Withdrawn 1952.

1946

7

ADU469

Daimler COG5

8102

Roe

B35F

No. 7 ex-demonstrator via South Wales Transport (new 1934).
Withdrawn 1952.

1947

8

KUB695

Daimler CVD6

13275

Roe

B35F

Withdrawn 1961.

1948

9/11-12

LUB546-548

Daimler CVD6

14106-108

Roe

B35F

No. 12 (LUB548) received second-hand Burlingham C33F body in 1957 just prior to withdrawal.
Withdrawn 1957 (12), 1959 (9, 11).

1949

6

HL6368

Leyland LT5A

4360

Roe

B32F

No. 6 ex-West Riding AS (No. 377, new 1934).
Withdrawn 1952.

1954

-

DUB926

Leyland TD4

11129

Roe

H31/25R

-

MUM275

Daimler CVD6

13689

Wilks & Meade

C33F

-

MUM458

Daimler CVD6

13688

Wilks & Meade

C33F

-

MUM460-461

Daimler CVD6

13691/16327

Wilks & Meade

C33F

DUB926 ex-Hardwicks, Scarborough (new 1936 to Leeds CT, no. 72)
MUM458, MUM460-461 re-bodied by Roe to H33/28R in 1956 (all new 1949 to Wallace Arnold).
Withdrawn 1956 (MUM275), 1958 (MUM461), 1968 (MUM458, MUM460).

1956

-

AUM404

AEC Regent

06613234

MCCW

H30/26R

AUM404 ex-Leeds CT (No. 161, new 1935).
Withdrawn 1956.

1957

-

KUM849

Daimler CVD6

13800

Roe

H33/28R

-

MUB433

Daimler CVD6

17256

Roe

H33/28R

-

MUM459

Daimler CVD6

16150

Roe

H33/28R

KUM849 new 1947 to Wallace Arnold, originally carried Wilks & Meade C33F body, was given second-hand Burlingham FC33F (from Wallace Arnold vehicle NUA783) in 1952, before being re-bodied again in 1957 by Roe.
MUB433 new 1949 to Wallace Arnold, originally carried Wilks & Meade C33F body, but was given second-hand Plaxton FC35F body (from Wallace Arnold vehicle NUA726) in 1954, before being re-bodied again in 1957 by Roe.
MUM459 new 1949 to Wallace Arnold, originally carried Wilks & Meade C33F body, but was given second-hand Plaxton FC35F body in 1953, before being re-bodied again in 1957 by Roe.
Withdrawn 1968 (KUM849, MUB433, MUM459).

1961

-

WUM49

Leyland PSUC1/2

564807

Burlingham

C41F

WUM49 had coach seats replaced by bus seats from ex-Rotherham trolleybus by 1962, becoming B41F.
Withdrawn 1965.

1963

-

909EUM

Leyland PD3A/1

629346

Roe

H41/32R

Withdrawn 1967 (transferred to Hardwicks, Scarborough).

1964

-

833KUA

Leyland PSU3/2R

L06259

Plaxton

DP51F

Withdrawn 1968 (transferred to Wallace Arnold coach fleet).

1965

-

9207NW

AEC Reliance

2MU3RA2368

Plaxton

C41F

9207NW new 1959 to Wallace Arnold, re-seated to C39F in 1967 for one-man operation.
Withdrawn 1968 (transferred back to Wallace Arnold coach fleet).

1966

-

HNW366D

Leyland PD3A/2

L60225

Roe

H41/32R

Withdrawn 1968 (transferred to Hardwicks, Scarborough).

1967

-

9206NW

AEC Reliance

2MU3RA2367

Plaxton

C39F

9206NW new 1959 to Wallace Arnold, via Hardwicks, Scarborough.
Withdrawn 1968 (transferred back to Wallace Arnold coach fleet).


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