At Buxton depot a Class 104 is seen alongside various diesel locos including a Class 40 and two Class 25s. Undated. Ian Francis.
A couple of Class 104 sets at Buxton. Date unknown. Ian Francis.
Class 104s at Buxton, undated. The closest set carries the unusual set number BN462 (presumably BN is for Buxton), the vehicle number is possibly 50431. Hamish Stevenson.
Buxton in the 1970s, full of Class 104s as you would expect, the only number visible is 59135. The 'photographer' poses for a photo, note the 'BX' under the drivers window on the vehicle behind him. Ian Francis.
A mixed 108/104 train with 51939 leading on a special at Buxton Peter Heppenstall.
A mixed 108/104 train with 51939 leading on a special at Buxton. Peter Heppenstall.
A pair of DMBS 1957 BRC&W built class 104 dmu's are seen at Buxton, M50428 in the centre road and M50423 on the right in platform 2, 13th August 1981. Andrew J Crowther.
The Class 104 on the right consists of M53594 M59155 M53514, seen at Buxton on 16/04/1984, with set BX485 on the left. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Class 104 3-car unit M53590 + M59227 + M53562 stands at Buxton on 30th April 1984 Kevin Law.
Loading mail onto M55994 at Buxton on 10th Jan 1985. Paul Moxon.
977048 (ex-56142) seen at Higher Buxton Goods Shed, 10/1/85. Paul Moxon.
Class 108s and a 104 on a cold snowy day in Buxton. Also class 25/2 locomotive 25244 (D7594) with class 45/0 locomotive 45062 (D103) behind stabled in the center road. 24th January 1985. Andrew J Crowther.
On a cold and snowy day Buxton based BRC&W class 104 3 car dmu M53430, M59187, M53491, is seen in its home town waiting to take out the next service to Manchester Piccadilly. 24th January 1985. Andrew J Crowther.
Some Class 104s keep a snowplough company at Buxton, 18/3/85. Robert Chilton.
Two Buxton allocated Derby built class 108 dmu's on the blocks at Buxton station along with ADB965222 one of the two independent snow ploughs that Buxton had, always ready for use even in July! The nearest unit will shortly be working the Summer Sunday only Peak Rail Rambler service to New Mills Central, on which i would travel. 7th July 1985 Andrew J Crowther.
51130 / TS624 at Buxton on the 13th October 1985. This was a BR organised day excursion from Derby, formed of a Class 116 and Class 120. Chris Lings.
53421 of set BX481 is stabled beside a Class 108 in Buxton station on the 13th October 1985. Chris Lings.
Buxton allocated Derby built 1960 class 108 dmu BX496 (M52062 + M59155 + M51947) is seen at rest on it's home depot, 23rd November 1985. Andrew J Crowther.
Anyone who is familiar with Buxton and it's railways will know that you don't see one of these here very often. Parked in the center road at Buxton on 19th December 1985 is M59762, part of a Marylebone allocated 4 car Derby Suburban class 115 dmu set. Why it was here and for how long it stayed I don't know. any ideas anyone? Andrew J Crowther.
55966 at Buxton. Date unknown. Chris Lings.