Oxford Diecast

Thornycroft Bus

Table listing releases in model number order

If you notice any errors or omissions in this list please email me and let me know

 

THORNYCROFT BUS 1/76TH SCALE
Model No Company Advertising Quantity Date released
B001
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AEC General - Launch model AEC Bus Oxford Diecast 4000 03/96
B002
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Renault Paris - Launch model Renault Bus LHD Renault Paris 4000 03/96
B003
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John West Bus - promotion for customers of John West Products John West Bus 50000 05/96
B004
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General - O.D.C Members model Kings Head 7500 04/96
B005
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Beaulieu - Commission for Beaulieu Motor Museum and O.D.C Members National Motor Museum 5000 05/96
B006
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Fotorama - Special model for exhibition purposes worldwide and O.D.C Members Fotorama 8000 02/96
B007
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General Co-op 16000 04/96
B008
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Vimto - Promotion model Vimto soft drinks Vimto 16000 09/96
B009
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General - Promotion to consumers via Soda Crystals Dri-Pak Soda Crystals 19000 05/96
B010
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Outspan - Promotion to consumers via Outspan citrus produce Outspan 20000 06/96
B011
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General - Promotion to consumers via Streamline jams and marmalades Streamline 25000 06/96
B012
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General - Campaign Royal Brompton hospital and Daily Mirror Heart of Britain 5500 07/96
B013
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WW1 (Ole Bill) - O.D.C Members model - 2600 11/96
B014
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Country Life - Promotion to customers Country Life butter Country Life 8000 09/96
B015H
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General - Commissioned Hamleys Toy Shop and O.D.C Members Hamleys 10000 10/96
B016
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Bekonscot - Commissioned Bekonscot Model Village Bekonscot 4000 03/97
B017
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Wallace - Promotion to customers Wallace Whisky Liqueur Wallace 4000 12/96
B018
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PG Tips - Follow up vehicle to compliment PG Tips promotion PG Tips 8000 04/97
B019
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Oakey - Commissioned by "Oakey" as a trade promotion Oakey 4200 01/97
B020
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Waterford Crystal - Stocked and sold exclusively "Waterford Crystal" visitors centre (Eire)  Waterford Crystal 6200 03/97
B021N
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International Medical - Commissioned for an exhibition in Amsterdam International Medical 2600 03/97
B022
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Arsenal - Commissioned for Arsenal FC Arsenal 2500 04/97
B023
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Booths - Commissioned for Booths Supermarkets Booths 15000 04/97
B024
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RNLI - Charity promotion via sugar sachets on behalf of RNLI RNLI 40000 07/97
B025
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General- Charity promotion via sugar sachets on behalf of NSPCC NSPCC 40000 07/97
B(R)026F
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Herald Tribune - Distributed by Herald Tribune from its Paris HQ Herald Tribune 2500 07/97
B027
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Nottingham City Council - Promotion Nottingham City Council Car parks (2nd in series) Nottingham City Council 2500 06/97
B028
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General - Final promotion for Manor Hospital Charity (3rd in series) Manor House 5300 08/97
B029
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General - 50 years Anniversary Queen and Prince Phillip Golden Anniversary 5000 09/97
B030
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Budgens - Promotion to consumers Budgens stores - own brand milk Budgens 7500 10/97
B031
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J Sainsbury - Promotion to customers via Sainsbury's breakfast cereals Sainsbury Cereal 28000 01/98
B032
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Dublin Crystal - Trade and distributors promotion (Eire) Dublin Crystal 5000 11/97
B033
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General - O.D.C Members model WW1 Victory 3200 12/97
B034
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Beamish - Commissioned model Beamish Open Air Museum Beamish 5000 04/98
B035
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Tullamore Dew - Worldwide promotion to consumers via duty free outlets (EIRE) Tullamore Dew 25000 01/98
B036
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Nottingham Forest FC - Commissioned model sold in their shops Nottingham Forest FC  5000 02/98
B037
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Babbacombe - Commissioned and distributed by Babbacombe Model Village Babbacombe 2600 03/98
B038
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Bovril promotion to customers Bovril 48000 05/98
B039
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Soreen Plum Loaf - Promotion to customers Lincolnshire Plum Loaf 12500 07/98
B40U
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Days Inn - Promotion via "Days Inn" newsletter (USA) Days Inn 10000 07/98
B041
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Bolton Evening News - Reader offer Bolton Evening News Bolton Evening News 5000 08/98
B042
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Tesco - Promotion to customers via Tesco tea and cereal products Tesco 12000 10/98
B043
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Radio Times - Reader offer Radio Times 40000 09/98
B044
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Pascoe - Customers production Pascoe Dog Foods Pascoe 3000 11/98
B045
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Coventry - Commissioned Coventry Diecast Collectors Club Coventry 1500 03/99
B046
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Loctite - Trade and customer promotion via Loctite products Loctite 2000 04/99
B047
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Celtic Manor  - Commissioned by Celtic Manor hotel Wales Celtic Manor 2000 06/99
B048
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Sunday Express - Reader offer Daily and Sunday Express Sunday Express 15000 05/99
B049U
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Grants - Promotion to customers via Grants Farm Bread (USA) Grants 27000 09/99
B050
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Chivers - Promotion to customers Chivers Marmalade Chivers 29,000 08/99
B051
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Elizabeth and Phillip - Reader offer Daily and Sunday Express (Royal Collection) Elizabeth and Phillip 20000 07/99
B052U
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Colonial - Promotion to customers via Colonial Bread (USA) Colonial 20000 09/99
B053U
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Rainbo- Promotion to customers via Rainbo Bread (USA) Rainbo 15000 09/99
B054
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Lancashire Eve Post - Reader offer Lancashire Eve Post 2500 08/99
B055
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General - Various newspaper promotions in aide Royal British Legion British Legion 75000 11/99
B056
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W.H. Smith - promotion Diecast Collector Magazine and W.H. Smith W.H. Smith 7500 02/00
B057
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General - Reader offer Daily Telegraph Daily Telegraph 20000 01/00
B058
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Nottingham Transport - Promotion to customers of Nottingham City Council Swan Soap 1500 02/00
B059
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New Zealand Bus - Customer promotion via Butchers shops for New Zealand lamb New Zealand Lamb 6000 03/00
B060
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Diecast Collector - Reader and Subscriber offer Diecast Collector 4000 05/00
B061
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Diecast Collector - Reader and Subscriber offer Diecast Collector 4000 05/00
B062
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RHS - Daily Mail promotion on behalf of RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2000 28000 06/00
B063
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Cavalcade of Steam - Commissioned for exhibition. Exhibition later cancelled Stockton and Darlington Railway 2000 08/00
B064
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Langham Hilton - Commissioned for Langham Hilton Hotel Langham Hilton 2000 08/00
B065
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Sunday Post - Reader offer Sunday Post 7500 07/00
B066
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Crystal Palace FC - Commissioned for sale in shop to supporters Crystal Palace FC 1250 08/00
B067U
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Georgia Farm - Commissioned by Georgia Farm Bureau (USA) Georgia Farm Bureau 2500 10/00
B068
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Nottingham Topper - Reader offer Nottingham Topper Newspaper Nottingham Topper 2500 11/00
B069
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Gurkha Rifles - O.D.C Members model Gurkha Rifles 1800 11/00
B70
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General - Various newspapers promotions in aide Royal British Legion British Legion 2000 15000 11/00
B071
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Bradite Paints - Trade promotion by Bradite paints Bradite Paints 1000 11/00
B072
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Luton Town FC - Commissioned for sale in shop to supporters Luton Town 1250 12/00
B073
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Manor House Hospital - produced to fulfil previous promotions last in series Manor House 1000 05/01
B074
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Waterford Crystal - Commissioned by Waterford Crystal. 4th in series Waterford Crystal 1000 05/01
B075
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Beamish 2002 - Stocked and sold by Beamish Motor Museum (Follows on from model B034) Beamish 2002 5000 11/01
B076
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British Legion 2001- Various newspapers promotions in aide Royal British Leigon British Legion 2001 7500 11/01
B077
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Queen Mother - Celebrating Queen Motors Coronation Queen Mother 1500 02/02
B078
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King George VI and Queen Elizabeth - Various Newspapers celebrating Golden Jubilee  King George VI and Queen Elizabeth 20000 06/06
B079
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Job Opportunities Job Opportunities 3000 06/02
B080
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Christmas 2002 - Members only vehicle Christmas 2002 - Members only vehicle 10000 12/02
B081
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Maples Maples 1500 09/05
B082
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East Surrey Dows port 1500 01/06
B083
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Express Lyons 1500 03/06
B084
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Beamish Tramways Motor Service Frys 250 03/06
B085
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Beamish Tramways Motor Service Whitbreads 250 02/06
B086
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Beamish Tramways Motor Service Liptons Tea 250 02/06
B087
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Beamish Tramways Motor Service Co-Op 250 02/06
B088
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General Pears 2000 02/07
Dates please note the following:
Date in Red = the expected release date
Date in Green = the original advertised release date when the actual release date is not known
Date in Black = the actual confirmed release date

 

This page last updated Tuesday, 16 September 2014

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