An official image of two new GRC&W sets in Edinburgh Waverley on the 29th January 1959. They were on public display the day before and would enter traffic a few days later. Courtesy of A.A.McLean. British Railways.
A Gloucester twin in Edinburgh Waverley, thought to be taken in 1965. David Faircloth.
A busy scene at Edinburgh Waverley, with 101 sets occupying platforms 15, 16 and 17. Ian Francis.
Swindon Inter-City 'leading' power car 79103 at Edinburgh Waverley circa 1970. Malcolm Clements.
An 'intermediate' Swindon Inter-City 79xxx power car attached to 'leading' power car 79103 at Edinburgh Waverley, circa 1970. Malcolm Clements.
BR green liveried Swindon (introduced 1957) "Intercity" DMBS (Intermediate) SC79088 leading what is probably a Waverley to Glasgow Queen Street service pictured at Edinburgh - c.1970. Later versions of these units constructed to work services from Glasgow to Ayrshire were to be designated TOPS Class 126, but the earlier 79xxx units were never so classified as they were scheduled for early withdrawal. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
A Class 101 DMS has been attached to Class 100 DMBS 51119 in this view at Edinburgh Waverley. Undated. Peter Heppenstall.
A Class 108 arrives in platform 8 of Edinburgh Waverley to form a schools special back to Darlington. Date unknown. Alan Rintoul.
51117 on the back of a set (also containing a Met-Camm vehicle) heading out of Edinburgh Waverley in June 1973. The vehicle kept the small yellow panel until the end of the year. Alan Rintoul.
Two Cravens sets depart from Edinburgh Waverley for Glasgow Central via the Shotts line, June 1973. Alan Rintoul.
A Class 100 DMBS on the back of a set heading out of Edinburgh Waverley ECS to Haymarket depot. Alan Rintoul.
Still carrying green livery - SC50343 is seen in Edinburgh Waverley station in September 1973. 54A South Dock.
A Class 107 disappears in to the small tunnel on the west of Edinburgh Waverley. Rex Holt.
An interesting set - a DMS + DTC + DMBS! SC50176 is the rear vehicle on this formation departing from Edinburgh Waverley in June 1977. Alan Rintoul.
Car SC51526 is nearest the camera of this three-car unit in Refurbished livery in Edinburgh Waverley, 25/03/78. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 104 DMU in Edinburgh Waverley station, June 1978. Although unlikely today, excursions using standard DMUs such as this were not uncommon in the 1970s. This Class 104 was working between Glasgow Queen Street and Whitley Bay. The E-prefix to the number indicates it is probably one of the Class 104s then allocated to South Gosforth (GF) depot for North Tyneside services. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 105 DMU seen in Edinburgh Waverley in June 1978 with a return school special excursion from Saltburn. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 104 in Edinburgh Waverley on a special in July 1978. Alan Rintoul.
SC55005 is seen through the trees in Edinburgh Waverly in 1979. Malcolm Clements.
A mixed livery Met-Camm set departs from Edingburgh Waverley on a frosty morning in 1979. S Saunders.