NT6342 : Perryman's Buses Optare Versa On Service 60

taken 4 years ago, near to Gordon, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Perryman's Buses Optare Versa On Service 60
Perryman's Buses Optare Versa On Service 60
One of twelve Optare Versa buses bought for a suite of services won by the Berwick-upon-Tweed based company, effective from August 2013. The route gains for this company led to the necessity for a new operating base in the Borders, at Charlesfield Industrial Estate near St Boswells. Previously, the service 60 linking Galashiels with Berwick-upon-Tweed, had been operated by First using both single deck and double-deck vehicles. These 11.7 metre Versas have been well-received by the travelling public in the area.

See LinkExternal link for an Optare press release on the Perryman's order and LinkExternal link for the Perryman's Buses website.

The vehicle is seen here just west of Gordon, about to pass Greenknowe Tower.
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Sunday, 22 September, 2013   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 22 September, 2013
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Lowlands  Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 6393 4277 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:40.6243N 2:34.5072W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 6395 4277
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