"Here is a photograph which may be of passing interest.
It is said to show the first motorised ambulance in
I cannot say if this is correct, but what I do know is
that the nurse in the photo is a Miss Mary Barrie Scott, whose
family were from the Brechin/Mearns area. She did her
training at Edinburgh City Hospital between 1906 and 1909, but at
some stage moved to England.
I have just been given this photo by Miss Barrie's niece, a
lady now 90 years old.