Tayside Ailsa 273 Drops In!
Even on a private site like the one we use at Methil, we occasionally get visitors to see our preservation collection. It's much more unusual for them to arrive in a preserved bus, and since comparatively few Ailsas are preserved (alas!) we have never had visitors driving one. Until October 1012 that is! In that month I was contacted to ask if it would be possible to bring Tayside 273 together with FRA1 to get some pictures, and our answer was an immediate Yes!
So in the afternoon of Saturday 20/10/12, Tayside Ailsa 273 came visiting, and we got FRA1 started up to pose alongside it. And as we had to move FRD187 to let FRA1 out, it joined in for part of our 'photoshoot', as can be seen below...