SCT '61
Photo Gallery

Photo © David Beilby. Please do not re-post without permission.

Seen here on the pits at Larkfield garage is one of Glasgow's first batch of tin-front Leylands. These comprised, I believe, the only batch of PD2/25s built and were followed by a lot more of the eight foot wide PD2/24 model. I didn't record the identity of this one at the time and it's not possible to identify it now. The batch was L24-48 (FYS 647-671) and they had Alexander H32/28R bodies to Weymann design.
All entered service in 1956 (although some were delivered the previous year) and the last examples were withdrawn by 1971. No less than fourteen of the batch became driver training vehicles, hence the difficulty of identification!

Photo taken by David Beilby, Wednesday 1 August 1973, Larkfield Garage, Victoria Road, Glasgow
Click here for David's photo gallery

©1973-2019 David Beilby All Rights Reserved.
You're welcome to print these pages for personal use only or to link to them as long as it's not for financial gain. Photos may not be re-posted anywhere (including facebook, flickr and fotopic sites) without permission. See the Site Map for further details.

Show this photo as ...
Higher Resolution
Glasgow Corporation ...
Fleet Photo Index

Photo ref: gll24. Page and photo added December 2014
Cookie policy