A 3-car Cravens set is seen leaving Derby station in the late 1960s. David Faircloth.
BR Derby Lightweight (built 1956) low density DMCL SC79189 thought to be in store after withdrawal at Litchurch Lane, Derby - c.1970. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
My time at Derby Station was not very productive due to the very dull weather. There were however some interesting ex-works machines around such as this Derby built DMU. Also seen is a (probably new) Brush type 4. 23/6/64. David Christie.
An early BR blue Cravens built 3-car DMU is seen at Derby with a working to New Street, 03.09.1966. Andy Cole.
BR green liveried Swindon 3-car (later Class 120) "Cross-Country" DMU (MBC M50725 nearest camera) in the cleaning platform at Etches Park depot, Derby - c.1969. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
Derby Lightweight SC79190, taken at Derby Litchurch Lane on 19/8/72. Keith Gunner.
A Class 100 GRC&W DMU heading out of Derby Road station in Ipswich. Date unknown. Steve Davies Collection.
Pressed-Steel Class 121 "Bubblecar" W55027 undergoing what appears to be a major refit in Derby Works (probably G shop) - c.1970. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
BR blue liveried Park Royal (former Class 103, DMBS M50396) DMU DB975089 in departmental use as "Lab Coach 5 - Track recording Car" with DB975090 (formerly DTCL M56162) at the Railway Technical Centre, Derby - c.1970. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
The trial refurbishment Class 101 DMBS is seen at Derby RTC after emerging from Doncaster Works in June 1974. David Faircloth.
The trial refurbishment Class 101 DMBS 51451 is seen at Derby on the 7th July 1974. John Reddyhoff.
56080 is the ex-works 101 seen at Derby Undated. Ian Francis.
51602 at Derby C&W Works on the 14th August 1976. Stuart Mackay Collection.
E56013 at Derby, 10th September 1977. Ian McDonald.
Wickham departmental railbus 999507 seen at the Derby Technical Centre on 24/9/77. Chris Lings.
975090 stabled at the Derby Technical Centre on the 24th September 1977. Chris Lings.
I believe this was the first Class 115 set to be refurbished and outshopped in white livery with the blue stripe; at the Railway Technical Centre, Derby, on 14 February 1978. David Faircloth.
With Birmingham on its destination blind, a Swindon Cross-Country set heads away from Derby station led by DMS M50677 on March 13th, 1978. Rex Holt.
Class 115 51869 has suffered some accident damage when seen at Derby Litchurch Lane on 18/3/78. Chris Lings.
M50676 is the DMS in this Swindon Cross-Country set in Derby station with the 6.26pm ex-Lincoln on 6/7/78. Michael Mensing.