40
Fleetwood Box
Source:Renumbered from existing tram (5) in 1960
Fate:Operational as part of the C Fleet at Rigby Road
Owner:National Tramway Museum Society
Class:FWBOX

Tram Details


Class Details


Timeline
As Fleetwood Box 40
1914Built by Fleetwood and Blackpool company
1920Renumbered as 115
As Ex Fleetwood Box 115
1920Renumbered from existing tram (40)
1937-10Withdrawn from passenger service
1937Renumbered as 5
As Works Car 5
1937Renumbered from existing tram (115)
1960-03Taken to workshop to return to passenger condition
1960Rebuilt as Fleetwood Box (40)
As Fleetwood Box 40
1960Renumbered from existing tram (5)
1960-06-29Began working Anniversary services
1963-01Anniversary services end
1963-10Moved to Crich Tramway
1982Moved to Heaton Park
1988Return to Blackpool
1991Moved to Crich Tramway
1995Returned to Backpool on long term loan
2016-05-02Filmed scenes for Great British Railway Journeys with Michael Portillo
Operational as part of the C Fleet

Photographs


40 at Fleetwood Ferry
(28th January 2017)

Comments/Notes