Two Pullman power cars (60099 closest, 60091 behind) peek out of the shed that was built for them at Old Oak Common on 26th July 74. The only building left standing after the closure of the EWS depot all the others, factory, stores, servicing shed, amenity block etc having been demolished. RIP OOC. 54A South Dock.
33 005 brings it's delivery of fuel oil onto Old Oak past one of the withdrawn Pullmans on the 31st July 1974. Note the amount of rubbish on the ground, l recall they just used to sweep it out of the stock which is not good practice. 54A South Dock.
The Ultrasonic Test Train is seen in Old Oak Common, 20th June 1976. Jim Ellington.
975008 at Old Oak Common, 20/6/76. Jim Ellington.
W51379 heads Pressed Steel built L404 away from Paddington past Old Oak Common on an Oxford service, 29th October 1976. Steve Davies Collection.
The Ultrasonic Test Train, DB975008 - 975007 (formerly Derby Lightweight M79612-M79018) at Old Oak Common depot on 11 December 1976. The DMU found its way into preservation as a result of its extended career in departmental service. Photographer - Roy Burt. Gordon Edgar Collection.
Ex-Class 123 59828, now 975327 seen at Old Oak Common on 30/4/77. Tony Willmore.
GWR liveried 55020 and Class 117 B430 (51368 / 59520 / 51410) at an Old Oak Common open day on Sunday 15th September 1985. Richard Himson.
55020 and B430 (51368) at OC, earlier in the day the two had worked together on open day shuttles on Sunday 15th September 1985. Richard Himson.
Class 104 DMBS no. 53437 of Cricklewood (nearest camera) and DTCL no. 54182 of Bletchley seen on their own in the carriage sidings at Old Oak Common on 25th February 1987. Robert Chilton.
Class 121 'Bubble Car' 55027 of Reading is seen smoking away quietly to itself, in front of Class 117 DMS no. 51383 also from Reading, in the carriage sidings at Old Oak Common on 25 February 1987. Robert Chilton.
Class 121 55029 sandwiched between 50 015 'Valiant' and 31466 at Old Oak Common on the evening of 18/11/1987. Robert Chilton.
Class 119 vehicles 51100 and 51056 are seen at Old Oak Common on the 22nd December 1989. Robert Chilton.
Class 119 DMC 51056 faces 50 019 in Old Oak Common depot on the 22nd December 1989. Robert Chilton.
Network Southeast's BRC&W class 104 DMU set L701 pictured at Old Oak Common - c.1990. The car nearest the camera is 53437 and I think the other is 53479, and certainly the two were paired in the Summer of 1990. 53A Models of Hull Collection.
Unknown location and date, probably Old Oak Common after withdrawal. Nick Green.
977858 at Old Oak Common open day, 19th March 1994. Robert Frise.
The Aylesbury depot duck logo under the number of the former 55024, seen at Old Oak Common open day on the 19th March 1994. S Gaskell.
977858 (ex-55024) seen at Old Oak Common open day on the 19th March 1994. S Gaskell.
Seen at Old Oak Common 17th January 1995 class 119 car 51074 awaits its fate. Ian Buck.