Gt Yarmouth Corporation
GREAT YARMOUTH
Model Fleet Focus
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17401 Leyland National 2 BLUE BUS
17401 BLUE BUS Leyland National 2.
In a livery complementing the earlier Bristol VR, PEX 615W, fleet number 615, is on route 726 to Great Yarmouth, displaying FirstBus logos in its windows.
RELEASED SEPTEMBER 1998
10202 GREAT YARMOUTH AEC RT OPEN TOP (Colman's)
10202S & 10202T GREAT YARMOUTH AEC RT OPEN TOP (Colman's).
One of Exclusive First Editions earliest releases, this pioneering model brought new levels of detail to the die cast collector's market. Carrying adverts for Coleman's Mustard on its sides, it is depicted on the Seafront Service to Caister.
RELEASED SEPTEMBER 1989 & FEBRUARY 1990
20415 Blue Bus Bristol VRTSL3 ECW
20415 & 20415SB BLUE BUS Bristol VRTSL3 ECW.
Operating in and around Great Yarmouth, the FirstBus Blue Bus fleet is presented in a smart cream and blue livery echoing Great Yarmouth buses of old. 320 (CVF31T) is on route 604 to Great Yarmouth. Also available with SHOWBUS 1998 decals.
RELEASED SEPTEMBER 1998
10203 GREAT YARMOUTH AEC RT Open Top (Coronation)
10203 GREAT YARMOUTH AEC RT Open Top (Coronation).
In a special livery celebrating the 1953 Coronation this vehicle, fleet number 33, proudly proclaims "LONG LIVE THE QUEEN". An attractive and unusual addition to the fleet, which although not totally authentic adds variety and interest to this fleet.
RELEASED AUGUST 1990
GREAT YARMOUTH Leyland PD2 Highbridge
16115 & 16115A GREAT YARMOUTH Leyland PD2 Highbridge.
With a livery complementing the earlier RT models, this Leyland PD2 carries a detailed crest on its sides and authentic adverts for local brewery Lacons and Fresh Milk. 67 (EX6567) is on route 5 to South Denes. Second release as 68 (EX6568) on route 7 to Pleasure Beach
RELEASED AUGUST 1998 & SEPTEMBER 1999
Grea Yarmouth Bristol VRTSL3 ECW
20413 GREAT YARMOUTH Bristol VRTSL3 ECW.
On route 16 to Caister, 39 (RVF39R) depicts a more modern image of the Great Yarmouth fleet.
RELEASED DECEMBER 1997
YARMOUTH BLUE BUS Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer
20623 BLUE BUS Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer.
Building on the popularity of the Yarmouth Blue Bus fleet, 412 (M923TEV) is on route 8 to James Paget Hospital via Town Centre.
RELEASED DECEMBER 1998
YARMOUTH BLUE BUS Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer
20623DL BLUE BUS Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer.
412 (M923TEV) on route 6 to Bradwell.
RELEASED OCTOBER 1999
E26308 Guy Arab II Strachan Utility GREAT YARMOUTH.
E26308 GREAT YARMOUTH Guy Arab II Strachan Utility.
This Guy Utility bus, 14 (EX5261) is on route 2 to Fishwharf. The model is complete with the Great Yarmouth crest, fine lining to the body and a silver roof.
RELEASED OCTOBER 2000
16525 MCW ATLANTEAN Great Yarmouth.
16525 GREAT YARMOUTH MCW.
4 (DEX704) is on route 1 to Wellington Pier and carries adverts for Lacons, thé local brewery, and Haig Whisky.
RELEASED OCTOBER 2004
16529 MCW Leyland Atlantean GREAT YARMOUTH.
16529 GREAT YARMOUTH MCW.
2 (DEX702) works route B to Gorleston Beach. The model carries adverts inviting us to shop in the local "Rows".
RELEASED MAY 2007
Gt Yarmouth AEC Park Royal Routemaster RML2717.
31905 GREAT YARMOUTH AEC Routemaster PARK ROYAL.
RML2717 (SMK717F) on route 3 to Great Yarmouth.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone.
RELEASED DECEMBER 2007
Great Yarmouth Corporation Leyland Atlantean Alexander.
23503 GREAT YARMOUTH Leyland Atlantean Alexander.
7 (CEX107C) on route 7 to Harbours Mouth.
RELEASED JULY 2015
30507 Guy GS Special GREAT YARMOUTH.
30507 Guy Vixen Special ECW on hire to GREAT YARMOUTH.
A special New Year 2006 Subscribers model of GS63 (MXX363), one of six hired to Great Yarmouth Corporation in 1958 for one man operation trials.
RELEASED FEBRUARY 2006