|Registration Number:||F182 FHS|
|Chassis Type:||Scania 82M|
|Body Type And Seating:||Angloco|
|Date New:||November 1988|
|Original Operator (Fleet Number):||Strathclyde Fire Brigade|
This appliance was number two of a batch of ten ordered for Strathclyde Fire Brigade from Angloco, Bately, West Yorkshire.
First registered in 1989 the serving history of the vehicle was as follows…
1989 – 1994 Greenock
1994 – 1995 Gourock
1995 – 1999 Reserved Fleet
1999 – 2004 Port Glasgow
In 2004 the vehicle was sold to the Preserved Military Fire Service at auction and remained there for nearly five years.
In 2009 it was purchased privately by the present owner who is in the process of restoring it to its original condition. At the time of purchase in 2009 there were only 47,000 miles on the clock.
Work to restore the vehicle has been predominately cosmetic, and the appliance is fully equipped as in service.