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Edinburgh bought a solitary Leyland Leopard PSU3/2R in 1962, 101, YSG101. This was fitted with an early Alexander Y type body to the design of the Edinburgh general manger this included three doors with access by the rear where passengers paid a seated conductor.
The bus was later converted to a conventional front entrance layout. Like many of Edinburgh's oddities it ended up in the coach fleet and in this guise it served on the airport service for a number of years. It is seen in early morning autumnal sun at Waverley Bridge, the starting point for the service to Turnhouse Airport.
101 has been preserved.
Photo taken by Chris Hough, Thursday 21 October 1971, Waverley Bridge
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