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IRELANDS OPERATING BUS MUSEUM - 2008 - 300+ BUSES

LEYLAND TIGER 2624

Leyland Tiger 2624 is an Alexander N type Gardner engined Leyland Tiger.

The following are her details:

Registration Number: NXI 4624
Chassis Make: Leyland
Chassis Model: Tiger
Chassis No.:
Body Make : Alexander
Body Model: N
Body Number:
Engine: Gardner
HP: 180
Seating:
Date service entry:

Photographs:

EVENTS FOR 2624

2624 GOES TO KNOCKRAHA

July 13, 2008. We took 2624 to Knockraha on Saturday to meet her Bus Eireann counterpart. John Bedford came over from the UK for the day to visit us and got a chance to drive her as well We plan to take her to Cork bus Station and to Cork Airport as soon as we get some decent sunshine for photos. The following are some photos fo the trip.

Ready for passengers. Who ever thought such a photo could be taken?

VC 112 has arrived and is preparing to turn.

2624 and VC 112 ready for passengers, normal and relief.

John Bedford with 2624 on the way in.

Closeup of John driving.

Coming in the entrance to the depot.

CITYBUS TIGER 2624 VISITS CORK BUS STATION

May 8, 2008. Citybus Tiger stretched her legs today visiting Cork Bus Station. The following historic photos were taken, arguably the first time a Citybus Tiger ever visited Cork Bus Station.

Coming down the road from the depot.

At the turnoff.

Coming across the bridge to the bus station. A classic location. She looks absolutely at home.

The following photos were taken at Parnell Place Bus Station in Cork.








At the Park and Ride with DD 33 meeting her.

At Grianan House, one of the last of our fleet to go there as we have moved.

Updated September 12, 2008.