Wolverhampton Corporation Transport

Trolleybus Fleet List
1923-1967


Fleet No.

Reg. No.

Chassis

Chassis No.

Body

Seating

1923

1-6

DA7741-7746

Tilling-Stevens TS6

2991/
3034-38

Dodson

B40C

Nos. 1-6 re-seated to B36C in 1927.
Withdrawn 1934.

1924

7

DA8814

Tilling-Stevens
TS6

4501

Dodson

B36C

Withdrawn 1934.

1925

8-14

DA9008-9014

Tilling-Stevens TS6

4502/04/03/
05/07/08/06

Dodson

B36C

15-32

UK615-632

Tilling-Stevens TS6

4509-14/17/
15/16/22/18/
19/21/25/20/
24/23/26

Dodson

B36C

Withdrawn 1934 (15, 20, 22, 24-25, 32), 1935 (8, 9, 12-14, 16, 17, 23), 1936 (11, 18, 27, 31), 1937 (10, 19, 21, 26, 28-30).

1926

33

UK633

Guy BTX

BTX22131

Dodson

H33/28RO

Withdrawn 1936.

1927

34-40

UK634-640

Guy BTX

BTX22415/18/
25/26/24/
19/14

Dodson

H33/28R

41-42

UK3941-3942

Guy BTX

BTX22416/17

Dodson

H33/28R

43-50

UK4243-4250

Guy BTX

BTX22665/64/
77/81/76/78/
98/23078

Dodson

H33/28R

Withdrawn 1937 (38-40, 42-44), 1938 (34-37, 41, 45-50).

1928

51-56

UK5951-5956

Guy BTX

BTX23079/80/
77/81/75/76

Dodson

H33/28R

Withdrawn 1938.

1929

57-61

UK6357-6361

Guy BTX

BTX23243/46/
47/45/44

Dodson

H33/28R

Withdrawn 1938 (57), 1940 (58-61).

1930

62-66

UK7962-7966

Guy BTX

BTX23459-61/
93/46

Dodson

H30/31R

67-70

UK8767-8770

Guy BTX

BTX23463/37/
64/53

Dodson

H30/31R

Withdrawn 1943 (64, 66-67, 69), 1944 (62-63, 65, 68, 70).

1931

71-78

UK9971-9978

Guy BTX

BTX23700-03

Guy

H33/26R

79-82

JW579-582

Guy BTX

BTX23768-71

Guy

H33/26R

Withdrawn 1945 (71-81), 1946 (82).

1932

83-91

JW983-991

Guy BTX

BTX23821/22/
24/23/25/27/
29/26/28

Dodson

H33/26R

Withdrawn 1947 (83, 85-90), 1948 (84, 91).

The following vehicle was formerly a motor bus (JD1942), converted to a trolleybus in 1932. It was in service (in Wolverhampton livery) from 17th November to 31st December 1932, but never taken into stock.

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JW2347

Gilford D

?

Wycombe

H28/22R

1933

92-94

JW992-994

Sunbeam MS2

12002/04/03

Weymann

H33/26R

95

JW526

Sunbeam MS2

12001

Weymann

H33/28R

No. 95 was ex-Sunbeam demonstrator (new 1931).
Withdrawn 1947 (94), 1948 (92-93, 95).

1934

96-98

JW3396-3398

Sunbeam MS3

12027-29

Metro-Cammell

H33/25R

99

JW3399

Guy BTX

BTX23963

Metro-Cammell

H33/25R

200-203

JW3400-3403

Guy BTX

BTX23965/61/
62/64

Metro-Cammell

H33/25R

204-205

JW4104-4105

Sunbeam MS3

12024-25

Metro-Cammell

H33/25R

206-209

JW4106-4109

Sunbeam MF1

13002/16-18

Park Royal

B32R

210-213

JW4310-4313

Guy BT

BT24036-39

Park Royal

B32R

214-217

JW4314-4317

Sunbeam MS3

12043-46

Beadle

H33/25R

218-221

JW4318-4321

Guy BTX

BTX24035/34/
32/33

Beadle

H33/25R

222

OC6567

Sunbeam MS2

12008

Metro-Cammell

H31/28R

No.222 ex-Sunbeam demonstrator, ex- Birmingham Corporation No. 67, new 1934.
Withdrawn 1944 (211), 1945 (204, 206, 210, 212-213), 1946 (98-99, 201, 221), 1947 (97, 202, 205, 215), 1948 (96, 200, 203, 214, 216-217, 219), 1949 (207-209, 218, 220, 222).

1935

223-226

JW7323-7326

Sunbeam MS2

12145/43/44/
46

Park Royal

H33/25R

227-230

JW7327-7330

Guy BTX

BTX24104/05/
07/06

Brush

H33/25R

Withdrawn 1948 (229), 1949 (223-228, 230).

1936

231-233

JW8131-8133

Sunbeam MF1

13034/52/53

Park Royal

B32R

234-238

JW8134-8138

Guy BT

BT24183-87

Park Royal

H28/26R

239-244

JW8139-8144

Sunbeam MF2

13046-51

Park Royal

H29/26R

245

JW8145

Sunbeam MS2

12147

Park Royal

H33/25R

Withdrawn 1944 (231), 1949 (232-245).

1937

246-251

AJW46-51

Sunbeam MF2

13055-60

Beadle

H28/26R

252-257

AJW52-57

Guy BT

BT24452-55/
24611/457

Beadle

H28/26R

258

BDA358

Guy BT

BT24456

Beadle

H28/26R

Withdrawn 1949 (246-258).

1938

259-263

BDA359-363

Guy BT

BT24612-16

Roe

H29/25R

264-269

BDA364-369

Sunbeam MF2

13069-74

Park Royal

H28/26R

270-275

BJW170-175

Sunbeam MF2

13075-80

Park Royal

H28/26R

276-281

BJW176-181

Guy BT

BT24676-81

Roe

H29/25R

Withdrawn 1949 (259-261, 263-265, 267, 268, 270, 272, 274, 276, 279, 281), 1950 (262, 266, 269, 271, 273, 275, 278), 1953 (277, 280).

1940

282-283

DDA182-183

Sunbeam MF2

13081/107

Park Royal

H28/26R

284-285

DDA184-185

Sunbeam MF2

13109/108

Roe

H29/25R

Withdrawn 1950 (283-285), 1952 (282).

The following trolleybuses were on loan from Bournemouth Corporation from 1940 to 1946 (84, 105, 107,131, 156 and 161) or 1948 (remainder).

76

AEL404

Sunbeam MS2

12038S

Park Royal

H31/25D

84

ALJ60

Sunbeam MS2

12047S

Park Royal

H31/25D

105

ALJ979

Sunbeam MS2

12074T

Park Royal

H31/25D

107

ALJ981

Sunbeam MS2

12076T

Park Royal

H31/25D

129-132

BEL814-817

Sunbeam MS2

12098-101T

Park Royal

H31/25D

137

BEL822

Sunbeam MS2

12106T

Park Royal

H31/25D

156

BRU7

Sunbeam MS2

12125T

Park Royal

H31/25D

161

BRU12

Sunbeam MS2

12130T

Park Royal

H31/25D

168

BRU19

Sunbeam MS2

12137T

Park Royal

H31/25D

Nos. 76 and 84 were re-numbered 176 and 184 during the loan period, but all others retained their Bournemouth fleet numbers.

1942

286-290

DDA986-990

Sunbeam MF2

13111-115

Park Royal

H28/26R

291-295

DDA991-995

Sunbeam MF2

13116-120

Roe

H29/25R

Withdrawn 1952 (286-295).

1943

296-299

DJW596-599

Sunbeam W4

50023-26

Weymann

H30/26R

400-401

DJW600-601

Sunbeam W4

50027-28

Weymann

H30/26R

Withdrawn 1953 (296-299, 400-401).

1944

402-407

DJW902-907

Sunbeam W4

50095-100

Park Royal

H30/26R

Nos. 402-407 re-bodied to H28/26R by Park Royal in 1952.
Withdrawn 1963 (402, 404), 1964 (405, 407), 1965 (403, 406).

1945

408

DJW938

Sunbeam W4

50141

Weymann

H30/26R

409-413

DJW939-943

Sunbeam W4

50142-46

Park Royal

H30/26R

414-418

DUK14-18

Sunbeam W4

50151-55

Park Royal

H30/26R

Nos. 408-417 re-bodied to H28/26R by Park Royal in 1952.
No. 418 re-bodied to H32/28R by Roe in 1959.
Withdrawn 1963 (412, 414), 1965 (408-411, 413, 415-418).

1946

419

DUK419

Sunbeam W4

50297

Park Royal

H30/26R

420-433

DUK820-833

Sunbeam W4

50298-311

Park Royal

H30/26R

Nos. 419-433 re-bodied to H32/28R by Roe in 1958 or 1959 (423-425, 427, 430, 432-433).
Withdrawn 1964 (419), 1965 (420-423, 428), 1966 (430-431), 1967 (424-427, 429, 432-433).

1948

434-455

EJW434-455

Sunbeam W4

50365-86

Park Royal

H28/26R

456-481

FJW456-481

Sunbeam F4

50521-46

Park Royal

H28/26R

Nos. 434-455 re-bodied to H32/28R by Roe in 1960 (452-454), 1961 or 1962 (450).
Withdrawn 1961 (458-459), 1963 (456, 460, 463, 467, 469-470, 472, 480, 481), 1964 (450, 462, 464, 471, 474-475, 476-477, 479), 1965 (445, 457, 461, 465-466, 468, 473, 478), 1967 (434-444, 446-449, 451-455).

1949

482-499

FJW482-499

Guy BT

BT36974-91

Park Royal

H28/26R

600-607

FJW600-607

Guy BT

BT36992-99

Park Royal

H28/26R

608-622

FJW608-622

Sunbeam F4

50639-53

Park Royal

H28/26R

631-644

FJW631-644

Guy BT

BT37000-10/
12/14/11

Park Royal

H28/26R

Withdrawn 1961 (485), 1962 (602, 609), 1963 (482-483, 486-492, 494-495, 497, 600, 608, 610-620, 622, 631, 637-643), 1964 (484, 493, 496, 499, 601, 603-607, 621, 633-636, 644), 1965 (498, 632).

1950

623-630

FJW623-630

Sunbeam F4

50712-19

Park Royal

H28/26R

645-654

FJW645-654

Guy BT

BT37013/
15-23

Park Royal

H28/26R

Withdrawn 1961 (647), 1962 (623, 628-629, 648, 653), 1963 (624, 645), 1964 (627, 630, 649-650), 1965 (625-626, 646, 652, 654), 1967 (651).


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