The trial refurbishment set 51518 (closest) / 59545 / 51451 at Bletchley. Undated. Photo by K.J.C. Jackson. Ian McDonald Collection.
51518, part of the trial refurbishment set, at Bletchley, undated. Photo by K.J.C. Jackson. Ian McDonald Collection.
51518 was part of the trial refurbishment set, and this shows one of a the PTE logos that was introduced around the time. Seen at Bletchley, undated. Photo by K.J.C. Jackson. Ian McDonald Collection.
Class 115s seen stabled at Bletchley on 13/3/77. Ian McDonald.
Bletchley TMD in 1984 and four Class 115s occupy roads 1-4. Graham Baker.
Suburban DMUs are spread about Bletchley depot on 12 January 1985. Taken from the open window of a rail tour stationary on the flyover (The Concrete Cow). Lewis Bevan.
Class 115 DMBS M51871 at Bletchley on the 20th June 1985. Kevin Law.
975010 - Test Coach Iris - seen at Bletchley TMD circa 1986. Graham Baker.
975010 at Bletchley TMD circa 1986. It's carrying CA, DY and RG shed stickers! Graham Baker.
Class 115 DMBS 51861 seen off its bogies at Bletchley on 29/3/86. Shayne Lewis.
The grounded body of 51861 made a sorry sight at Bletchley Depot surrounded by 54182 at the far end of the row on the left, and the row on the right consisting of from far to near 51883 then 76227, 70778 and 62118 of EMU set 310093. 9th April 1986. S Gaskell.
Class 115 DMBS no. 51861 with Class 104 DTCL no. 54182 seen behind at Bletchley on the 9th April 1986. The previous year 51861 suffered major underframe damage in a derailment at Marylebone. The body was scrapped on site at Bletchley during August 1986. S Gaskell.
Grounded 51861 at Bletchley depot on the 9th April 1986, with Class 104 54182 alongside, which is missing a buffer. S Gaskell.
DTCOL no. 76227 of EMU set 310093 was still carrying its cast alloy BR logo on the cabside when pictured stabled next to Class 115 DMU car no. 51883 at Bletchley Depot, 9th April 1986. S Gaskell.
NSE liveried Class 115 TS at Bletchley in 1987. Shayne Lewis.
Class 115 DMBS at Bletchley in 1987. Shayne Lewis.
Retro-green Class 127 parcels vehicle 55966 at Bletchley in 1987. Graham Baker.
Parcels vehicle 55967 sits in the sun at Bletchley in 1987. Graham Baker.
The drivers controls of a Class 127. This was 55966 at Bletchley in 1987. Graham Baker.
The plaque fitted to 55966 (ex-51591) celebrating it's high mileage - an average of 52,000 miles a year, a thousand miles a week! Graham Baker.