Scottish Ambulance Service

The Scottish Ambulance Service serves all of Scotland and operates a wide variety of vehicles.

Van-Based Emergency Ambulances

Emergency ambulance attending an incident in Glasgow’s Sauchiehall Street:

Scottish Ambulance Service - SF12 JFV - © Bernd Biege 2015
Scottish Ambulance Service – SF12 JFV – © Bernd Biege 2015
Scottish Ambulance Service - SF12 JFV - © Bernd Biege 2015
Scottish Ambulance Service – SF12 JFV – © Bernd Biege 2015

Box-Body Emergency Ambulances

Veteran ambulance preserved in the Glasgow Transport Museum:

Scottish Ambulance Service - C 862 GCS - © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – C 862 GCS – © Bernd Biege

Active (at the time the image was taken) ambulances:

Scottish Ambulance Service - L 938 JFS - © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – L 938 JFS – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service - N 591 HSC - © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – N 591 HSC – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 37 GSG – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 37 GSG – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 37 GSG – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 37 GSG – © Bernd Biege

Emergency ambulance providing cover for the World Piping Championship in Glasgow Green:

Scottish Ambulance Service - R 38 GSG - © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 38 GSG – © Bernd Biege

Same event in the late 1990s, when the chevrons at the rear of the ambulances were a new thing (and a trial):

Scottish Ambulance Service - T 253 RFS - © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – T 253 RFS – © Bernd Biege

Emergency ambulance snapped on Glasgow’s High Street:

Scottish Ambulance Service - SB14 XGL - © Bernd Biege 2015
Scottish Ambulance Service – SB14 XGL – © Bernd Biege 2015

Emergency ambulance on an emergency run in Glasgow’s Argyle Street (Kelvin Hall in the background):

Scottish Ambulance Service - SB14 JFZ - © Bernd Biege 2015
Scottish Ambulance Service – SB14 JFZ – © Bernd Biege 2015

Hospital Flying Squad Ambulance

Scottish Ambulance Service – R 29 GSG – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 29 GSG – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 29 GSG – © Bernd Biege
Scottish Ambulance Service – R 29 GSG – © Bernd Biege

Please note that the older images are scans of 35mm slides from my archives, with resultant deterioration in colours and sharpness.

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