Stourton Saloon 975664 after it had arrived in Leeds station attached to a Class 114, 23/6/87. Malcolm Clements.
The Stourton Saloon 975664 / 975637 in Leeds station, 23/6/87. Malcolm Clements.
975664 / 975637 at Leeds station, 23/6/87. Malcolm Clements.
The rear end of 975664 at Leeds on 23/6/87. Malcolm Clements.
Departmental Class cars 975664 975637 (formerly cars 51122 56300) catch the early morning sunlight in what was then Newcastle platform 6 on 17/02/1988. This was the Eastern Region's 'Stourton Saloon', re-liveried by Ilford depot in 1985 in the two-tone blue scheme then being applied to the Provincial Sector's new railbuses (Classes 142 / 143). The destination blind has also been removed from above the centre cab front window. Behind in platform 4 are InterCity Sleeper coaches, which were axed from the East Coast Main Line shortly afterwards from the May 1988 timetable change. Graeme Phillips Collection.
The Stourton Saloon seen at Doncaster on 29/6/88. Malcolm Clements.
Stourton Saloon 975664 975637 at Peterborough in 1989. John Law.
ADB975664 (E51122) at Snailwell in August 1990. Surface Stock.
977191 seen at Chester on the 5th April 1986. Paul Moxon.
ADB977191, 915 M55975 + M55985, M55969+M55968, 914 M55980 + M55984 and 911 M55970 + M55971 at Crewe Basford Hall on 24-9-89. Kevin Dowd.
977191 at Crewe Basford Hall on the 21st August 1994. S Gaskell.
977191 (ex-Class 100 56106) taken during the Basford Hall open day, 21/8/94. Robert Frise.
977191 at Crewe Basford Hall on the 27th January 1995. S Gaskell.
Class 100 Test train coach no. 977191, formerly DTCL no. 56106 rots away quietly at Crewe in the company of Class 304 unit no. 013 and some Mk Is, in April 1997. Robert Chilton.
977191 during it's departure from Crewe after being out of use for some time. 19/2/2000. Frank Nicholas.
977191 was formerly 56106, a Gloucester Railway Carriage & Wagon Class 100 driving trailer classified as DTCL, as it had first and second class within, as well as a toilet, It was withdrawn way back in July 1983, but ended up here at Crewe, lingering there until 2002. It is seen at Crewe Works Open Day on the 21st May 2000. Andrew J Crowther.
Class 100 977191 is seen awaiting disposal at Crewe works during the open day on 21.05.2000. It was converted from 54106 and was used as part of the Crewe test train. Andy Cole.
56315 during conversion at St Rollox to 99900. The car was still in it's experimental livery. A replacement front window has been fitted in the front saloon. March 1975. Ken Barnes.
56315 at St Rollox for it's conversion to 99900. The car was still in it's experimental livery, but this shows that a blue stripe was also tried as well as the earlier orange stripe, this one having the BR Logo below rather than on the stripe. March 1975. Ken Barnes.
99900 on the Keighley & Worth Valley line in June 1979. It was converted to blue star for remote control of the loco at the other end. Ken Barnes.