Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30470
|05/11/58||New to||31A (Cambridge)|
|Sep-64||Transferred to||40A (Lincoln)|
|May-73||Depot code change||LN (Lincoln)|
|14/11/82||To departmental stock||LN (Lincoln)|
|04/10/87||Transferred to||CA (Cambridge)|
56445 - original number
977126 - from p/e 28/11/82 (departmental stock)
Driver Training / Route Learner From 11/82 to 5/90.
|51287||56445||As delivered to 31A - 5th November 1958|
|51287||56445||Noted 9th August 1959|
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.
Cravens route learning vehicles (including 977126) stabled at Cambridge, date unknown. Malcolm Clements.
The bodyside lettering on 977126, seen at Cambridge in the late 1980s. Malcolm Clements.
TDB977126 at the front of a row of DMUs at Cambridge sometime in 1988. Surface Stock.
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.
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.
The 'Stourton Saloon' 975637 + 975664 at Cambridge on the 7th August 1989. On the left is Cravens 977126 facing Met-Camm 53233. Mike Cooper.
Class 101 parcels set 53233 and 53255 at Cambridge on 7/8/89. The Cravens vehicle is 977126. Mike Cooper.