Crosville       Model Fleet Focus
Crosville started its bus service in 1911 between Chester and Ellesmere Port. Growing to serve more isolated districts in the North of Wales as well as the Merseyside area, this popular fleet plays an important part in Britain's transport heritage.
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Base Toys
Crosville Bristol LD6B
B101 CROSVILLE Bristol Lodekka LD6B Open Platform
ML667 (RFM412) on route 408 to Colwyn Bay and Llandudno.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued January 2013
Crosville Bristol MW6G ECW
B202A CROSVILLE Bristol MW6G ECW bus
SMG499 (6336FM) on route R26 to Bleanau Ffestiniog.
B202B CROSVILLE Bristol MW6G ECW bus
SMG385 (361MFM) on route K45 to Nantwich.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued December 2014
Britbus
Crosville Dennis Loline Alexander
DL-07 CROSVILLE Dennis Loline Alexander.
DEG402 (RDB897) on route E20 to Weston Estate.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued October 2007
Corgi Original Omnibus Company
Crosville Leyland Titan PD1A ECW
40802 CROSVILLE Leyland Titan PD1A ECW.
M521 (GFM906) on route 409 to Llandudno via Abergele and Colwyn Bay.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued September 1996
Crosville Bristol Lodekka FS6G ECW
OM40809 CROSVILLE Bristol Lodekka FS6G ECW.
DFG157 (4227FM) on route D34 to Wrexham.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued October 2003
Crosville Bedford OB Duple
42504 CROSVILLE Bedford OB Duple.
SL61 (LFM398) on route to Llandudno.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued July 1997
Crosville Optare Delta
42906 CROSVILLE WALES Optare Delta.
SDD702 (F702ECC) either on route 94 to Abermaw/Barmouth or without route number to Abermaw/Barmouth.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued October 1997
Crosville Wales Leyland Olympian ECW
43002 CROSVILLE WALES Leyland Olympian ECW.
EOG210 (C210GTU) on route X1 to Caernarfon.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued December 1996
Crosville Wales Leyland Lynx
43109 CROSVILLE WALES Leyland Lynx.
SLC67 (F67FKW) on route 5B to Llandudno Junction Depot.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued June 1998
Crosville Bristol L & Bristol K
97056 CROSVILLE Gift Set.
Comprises Bristol L KB1 (FFM469) on route to Liverpool / Caernarvon and Bristol K MB251 (FFM432) on route 116 to Liverpool Pier Head via Roby & Huyton Quarry.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued November 1994
Oxford Diecast
Crosville Commer PB
76PB004 CROSVILLE Commer PB minibus
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued December 2013
EFE
Crosville Leyland National 11.3m.
15102 CROSVILLE Leyland National Long MK I.
Serving the Crosville fleet during NBC control, this Leyland National in the standard green livery, is a long dual door type. Fleet number SNL 807, is on route F23 to Woodside.
Issued February 1993
Crosville Bristol FLF Lodekka FLF6B ECW
14003 CROSVILLE Bristol FLF Lodekka
In the cream livery used for the coaching fleet, this FLF with its rear converted for additional luggage space, is seen on rote X4 to Caenarvon. DFBll2 displays an advert for the Cymru Coastliner Service on its offside.
Issued April 1993
Crosville Bristol VRTSL3 ECW.
20407 CROSVILLE Bristol VRTSL3 ECW.
This modern bus in its bright green and white livery models Crosville's post DeRegulation image. WTU477W is one of the last few VR's to have been built and can be seen here on route 51 to Denbigh. DVG 477 carries adverts for BBC Radio Five, Persil washing up powder and a Volkswagen dealership.
Issued November 1996
Crosville Bristol MW ECW coach.
16202 CROSVILLE Bristol MW Coach.
The cream, black and silver coaching livery of the earlier Crosville vehicles is shown here to good effect on the Bristol MW. Fleet number CMG412 is on private hire duties.
Issued December 1993
Crosville Bristol FLF6G Lodekka ECW
13911 CROSVILLE Bristol FLF Lodekka.
In the green bus livery of Crosville, this FLF, SFM258F, fleet number DFG 258, is on route H2 to Warrington and carries adverts for Pearl Assurance and Brains S.A. Beer.
Issued August 1997
Crosville Leyland PD2 Highbridge
16103 CROSVILLE Leyland PD2 Highbridge.
The Leyland PD2 was a popular vehicle with many fleets and Crosville was no exception. M611 is en route to Rhyl and displays adverts for Rhyl's "Ocean Beach Fun Fairs".
Issued May 1994
Crosville Bristol VRTSL3 ECW Open Top
l8604 CROSVILLE Bristol VRTSL3 ECW Open Top.
Crosville's "Happy Dragon" can be seen proudly displayed on the upper decks of WTU 467W, fleet number OVG467. Carrying adverts for the Welsh Mountain Zoo, driver recruitment and the White Rose Shopping Centre, this highly detailed model adds yet another vehicle to the popular Welsh fleet on route 101 to Prestatyn.
Issued September 1997
BEDFORD TK LUTON CROSVILLE NBC.
23604 CROSVILLE BEDFORD TK LUTON NBC.
The design of coaches in the 60's and 70's did not cater for holiday makers luggage and to get over this problem Crosville purchased Bedford TK Luton boxvans. These vehicles were run by the engineering department and our highly decorated model features it in the NB period carrying two conical adverts for Crosville holidays. This is a model not to be missed.
Issued May 1999
Crosville Bristol RELL6G ECW
25203 CROSVILLE Bristol RELL6G ECW.
Depicted in the Tilling livery as delivered to Crosville when new, this Bristol RE, EFM179H, fleet number SRG179, is on route M47 to Borth Cross Road.
Issued November 1998
Crosville Leyland Leopard Alexander Y-type
22508 CROSVILLE Leyland Leopard Alexander Y Type.
This latest Y Type is from the ever popular Crosville fleet, adding another model to the wide cross section of vehicles already featured. CLL927 (FJA221D) is on route X1 to Manchester and is decorated in the cream and black of the Crosville coaching fleet.
Issued April 1998
CROSVILLE Leyland Tiger Cub Willowbrook
24312 CROSVILLE Leyland Tiger Cub Willowbrook.
Depicted as run just before NBC control, this BET style ex-North Western vehicle, STL915 (LDB774) is on route H44 to Northwich. Carrying adverts for Robert's bread on its roof sides and NBC bus hire on its rear.
Issued October 1998
27302 Leyland TD1 Closed Back CROSVILLE.
27302 CROSVILLE Leyland TD1 enclosed staircase.
In the later green livery more associated with this fleet, M160 (FM6400) is on route to Loggerheads. The model has adverts for 1910 South African Sherry and Corona soft drinks.
Issued January 2001
Crosville Leyland Titan TD1.
99638 CROSVILLE Leyland Titan TD1.
359 (FM5887) on route to Heswall, Singleton Avenue, Pensby.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Issued October 2001
Crosville AEC Renown Park Royal.
30704 CROSVILLE AEC Renown Park Royal.
Well loved within the Crosville fleet were the AEC Renowns, a workhorse that went through several livery changes. DAA515 (VDB980) is working route E52 to Rudheath.
Issued July 2006
Crosville Bristol RELH6G ECW NATIONAL coach.
32202 CROSVILLE Bristol RELH6G ECW NATIONAL coach.
The first general release of our new casting depicts our Bristol RELH in white NBC Crosville livery, this vehicle has recently been the subject of a loving restoration. CRG163 (EFM163H), operates route X10.
Issued September 2006
Crosville Bristol VRTSL3 ECW NBC.
20440 CROSVILLE Bristol VRTSL3 ECW NBC.
Our Bristol VRTSL3 depicts DVL435 (RMA435V) in Crosville NBC livery as it can be seen preserved in the North West Museum Of Road Transport. It is operating route B1X to Mold.
Issued April 2007
Crosville BRISTOL RELH6G ECW COACH.
32203 CROSVILLE BRISTOL RELH ECW COACH.
CRG106 (AFM106G) works route X2 to London (motorway express). The second release of our Bristol RELH in Crosville livery captures the coach in the traditional black and cream coaching livery operating the Motorway Express route X2 to London.
Issued March 2006

Rereleased February 2009 as 99707 CRG111 (AFM111G) on X61 to Liverpool for Victoria Coach Station anniversary.
Bedford TK CROSVILLE NBC.
24107 Bedford TK CROSVILLE NBC.
53A (VLG53R)
Issued March 2014.
Crocville BRISTOL MW6G ECW COACH NBC.
16223 CROSVILLE Bristol MW6G ECW NBC.
The working life of many coaches followed a pattern, with many ageing coaches being down graded to bus service use as with Crosville's CMG369 (807FFM), working route R40 to Stwlan Dam.
Issued December 2009
Crosville Bristol VRTSL6G ECW NBC.
38116 CROSVILLE Bristol VRTSL6G ECW NBC.
DVG571 (NCK981K) on route R11 to Pwllheli.
Issued January 2015