Strathmartine Mini Coaches Archive

Strathmartine Mini Coaches (Dundee) was established in 1970 as a privately-owned coach service. Its speciality was in organised tours of Scotland and England; but the firm also had contracts with local authorities, schools, social welfare organisations, travel agents, and industrial/commercial personnel transportation. They also provided travel for airport transfers, dances, nights out, weddings and shows. […]

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Ford Fiesta – Mk. III – 1996 (1.1 Litre). Charity Car

  To toast Burns Night, the Dundee Museum of Transport celebrates its’ Tartan exhibit.                               The ‘Highlanders’ Jo Williamson, Gordon Blair, Rick Wright, and Brian Meldrum set out from John O’Groats to Siberia (via the Gobi Desert in Mongolia); and back […]

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Tay Rail Bridge Disaster Memorial Trust Donation

Dundee Museum of Transport was delighted to receive a cheque for £2427.73 from the recently dissolved Tay Rail Bridge Disaster Memorial Trust on Friday 24th March. With the Trust achieving its objective to erect memorials to those who lost their lives in the 1879 disaster, left-over funds were donated to Dundee Museum of Transport for […]

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Donation from The Weaver Incorporation of Dundee

Dundee Museum of Transport would like to thank The Weaver Incorporation of Dundee for their generous donation of £70 following their enjoyable visit to the museum on 13th December 2016. The group received a guided tour from our team of volunteers and enjoyed having ‘tea on the bus’ after their tour. Deacon David Edgar dropped by the museum […]

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Fundraise for free when you shop on-line!

Shopping on-line this Christmas? Did you know that you can fundraise while you shop, and it won’t cost you a penny? We have raised hundreds of pounds thanks to our members, volunteers and supporters who use easyfundraising. Signing up to this site is a simple way to support Dundee Museum of Transport as we continue […]

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