Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30469
|31/12/58||New to||31A (Cambridge)|
|3w/e 04/07/59||Transferred to||34B (Hornsey)|
|Apr-60||Transferred to||34G (Finsbury Park)|
|4w/e 29/06/63||Transferred to||40A (Lincoln)|
|Sep-64||Transferred to||31A (Cambridge)|
|Mar-65||Transferred to||34G (Finsbury Park)|
|4w/e 02/10/65||Transferred to||31A (Cambridge)|
|Nov-69||Transferred to||34G (Finsbury Park)|
|4w/e 30/05/70||Transferred to||32A (Norwich)|
|2w/e 10/10/70||Transferred to||34G (Finsbury Park)|
|Jan-72||Transferred to||32A (Norwich)|
|4w/e 29/04/72||Transferred to||34G (Finsbury Park)|
|Jul-72||Transferred to||32A (Norwich)|
|May-73||Depot code change||NO (Norwich)|
|Sep-73||Depot code change||NR (Norwich)|
|w/e 12/02/78||Transferred to||LN (Lincoln)|
|14/11/82||To departmental stock||LN (Lincoln)|
|04/10/87||Transferred to||CA (Cambridge)|
51296 - original number
977124 - from 4w/e 28/11/82 (departmental stock)
Driver Training / Route Learner From 11/82 to 5/90.
|51296||56454||As delivered to 31A - 31st December 1958|
|51296||56454||Transfer to 40A - 4w/e 29/06/63|
|51296||56454||Transfer to 31A - Sep-64|
|51296||56454||Transfer to 31A - 4w/e 02/10/65|
|51296||56454||Transfer to 34G - Nov-69|
|51296||56454||Transfer to 34G - 2w/e 10/10/70|
|61||51296||56141||Listed at NR - 19/07/75|
|51296||56431||Transfer to LN - w/e 12/02/78|
Route learner TDB977124 (ex-51296) with a layer of frost on its roof at Doncaster on 28/11/85. Just behind the cab door can be seen the rubber panel from it's token exchange days. It's partner was TDB977126 (ex-56445). Robert Chilton.
TDB977124 (ex-51296) at Snailwell on August 1990. Surface Stock.
TDB977124 (E51296) at Snailwell in August 1990. Surface Stock.
TDB977126 at Doncaster with TDB977124, 28/11/85. Robert Chilton.
977126 leads 977124 (51296) under Holgate Bridge, York on 10/5/86. Paul Moxon.
South Kirkby, taken in the long gone 'Pit Yard'. The power car is noted as 977124, so presumably working with 977126 (closest). The photographer was a 'Road learning Instructor' based at Leeds, and the unit was taken into the 'pit yards' so Knottingley men could have a refresh on the railway, because like miners they had done no work for over a year. The working was 0G33 on 10th July 1986. Michael Kaye 55A.
977126 / 977124 at a route learning trip to Drax on 0G33, 11/7/86. Michael Kaye 55A.
Class 105 Route Learning Saloon 977126 at Cambridge on the 7th August 1989. To the left is 53233 and on the right 977124. Mike Cooper.
Class 105 977126 is seen passing Saltley on route learning duty 05.09.1986. It was converted from 56445 and is presumably paired with 977124. Andy Cole.
Class 105 977126 is seen at Lawley Street on route learning duties on 16.09.1986. It is presumably paired with 977124. Andy Cole.
Class 114 55931, converted to a Parcels unit (with converted 54016 behind) and Cravens Ex-Class 105 TDB977124 which is in Departmental use as a route-learning vehicle await their respective next turns in the bay platforms at York on 14th September 1988. Syd Young.
A Cravens route learner with Met-Camm parcels unit and a GUV! TDB977126 + TDB977124 with E51441 + E51430 on 3E26, the 17:57 Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds at New Mills South Junction, 10-6-89. Kevin Dowd.
"Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye" - semtiment over the withdrawal of Class 105 parcels vehicle 53367? Seen at Cambridge on 7/8/89, classmate 977124 is in the adjacent siding. Mike Cooper.
977123 at Cambridge on 7/8/89. Behind are 977125 and 977124. Mike Cooper.