Thornycroft motor bus.

Production date
Circa 1927
The driver and conductress pose in front of a new-looking Thornycroft bus belonging to the Venture company. The bus has a fixed roof, pneumatic tyres and electric headlamps. The destination board indicates it is bound for Airdrie. The bus was registered in Falkirk in 1927.
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Object detail

Production date
Circa 1927
Subject notes
The Venture Bus Company was owned by Wilson, Marshall & Co of Avonbridge. By 1919 it owned 19 buses. It ran services between Falkirk and Airdrie and, from 1928, Falkirk to Bathgate. In March 1930 it was taken over by Alexanders' of Falkirk.
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