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Western SMT  Leopard/Alexander : DL2497  SCS366M 
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3/75 to 8/82 : Stranraer
Entered service as Western SMT DL2497.   Painted into red/cream livery in 3/77 and given official 'S' allocation in 6/77.   Painted into re-styled red/cream livery and given SCOTTISH fleetnames in ??
Photographed at Stranraer in April 1976.
8/82 to 8/84 : Paisley
Allocated to Paisley depot.
Photographed at Paisley depot in August 1983.
8/84 to 12/84 : Dumfries
Allocated to Dumfries depot.
Photographed at Dumfries depot in September 1984
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2/85 to 11/94 : Dunoon
Operated with Baird/Cowal of Dunoon.
Photographed at Dunoon in September 1994.
11/94 to 8/99 : Newport, Co.Tipperary, Ireland
Operated with O'Malley of Newport.   Dual purpose seats replaced by bus seats in ??.
Photographed at Newport depot in April 1999.
11/99 to present : Lathalmond
Sold to Ray Ward for preservation.
Photographed at Lathalmond during restoration in July 2000.

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