Nelson's Pillar

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Brand Spanking New Bus on O'Connell Street, May 1960 Dublin Street, Dublin Airport, Dublin City, Belfast, Ireland Places To Visit, Grafton Street, New Bus, Bus Route, Castles In Ireland

Brand Spanking New Bus

A bright shiny new No. 8 bus pictured on O'Connell Street, Dublin. It looks as if these men can't wait to get on board and try it out for size. Thanks to A. P. Luckwill for letting us know that this bus was: "a Leyland Atlantean demonstrator vehicle, fitted with a Metro-Cammell-Weymann (MCW) body. It went on to serve with four different operators including Lough Swilly. Sadly, although preserved at one stage, it was later scrapped." billh35 told us that this bus came to a sad end in 1987…

Entrance

Entrance

The entrance gates

The entrance gates