Leyland Firemaster YGG209
Photographed on 21 July 2008. See also picture #6231
The museum caption states:
This type of appliance, fitted with a 9.8 litre engine and a Zigmund 1000 gallon per minute pump, was the mainstay of the Glasgow Fire Service for many years. The 'Ajax' 40 ft wheeled escape was made in 1940 by John Morris & Sons. John Morris, the founder of the company, was invalided out of the Manchester Fire Service in 1864.
Donated by the Glasgow Fire Service 1975.
Picture added on 28 July 2008