No doubt this is the photographers wife posing in front of a Park Royal set in a wet and dreary Blaenau Ffestiniog during Easter 1958. Note the 6G (Llandudno Junction) shed code painted in the bufferbeam. Stuart Mackay Collection.
Two Class 103 units in Birmingham New Street in 1958. They are forming the 4.17pm to Walsall, withheld at Burton-on-Trent. Michael Mensing.
A Park Royal twin set arrives into Walsall station on May 30th, 1959. Michael Mensing.
A Park Royal twin set is seen east of Tamworth with the 11.15am Rugby Midland to Stafford service on Sunday 21st June, 1959. Michael Mensing.
A Class 103 at Penns on the 5th September 1959, operating the 6.54pm Walsall - Birmingham New Street. Michael Mensing.
An early blue liveried Park Royal set passing between Solihull and Widney Manor on the 4.50pm Birmingham Snow Hill - Knowle & Dorridge, 17th September 1966. Michael Mensing.
Machynlleth, and a Park Royal / Met-Camm formation enters the station past a Class 108. Steve Davies Collection.
On 16th May 1970 a Park Royal class 103 DMU forming a Blaenau Ffestiniog to Llandudno Junction service passes the abandoned Llechwedd exchange sidings at the foot of the narrow gauge railway incline and is about to enter Ffestiniog Tunnel, at 2 miles and 333 yards long. Gordon Edgar.
A Class 103 and 101 at Chester, undated. Ian Francis.
A Park Royal Class 103 set entering Dovey Junction station on the Cambrian Coast. Undated. Steve Davies Collection.
A Park Royal Class 103 set passes through the loop of Dovey Junction station on the Cambrian Coast. Undated. Steve Davies Collection.
Heading east along the North Wales coast at Old Colwyn on 6th June 1973 is a 4 car dmu formation, with the first set a Park Royal class 103 set, the second a Met-Camm class 101. With Colwyn Bay behind this view is very much changed with the A55 duel carriage expressway cutting through the fields in the foreground and through the houses on the left. Andrew J Crowther.
At Dyffryn Ardudwy station (north of Barnmouth) is a Class 103 DTC / 101 DMBS hybrid set with a 2-car Met-Camm on August 9th, 1974. 54A South Dock.
A Class 103 leads this formation heading for Bangor at Mostyn on the Chester to Holyhead line. Date unknown - presumably in the 1970s. Stuart Mackay Collection.
A Class 103 DMBS with Wolverhampton High Level on the destination blind is substituting for a Class 101 power car in this view at Codsall in early 1976. The hybrid set is running with a Class 119. Michael Mensing.
I was amiss in getting the vehicle number here but this is a class 103 at Chester on 17th April 1976. Ian Buck.
A Class 103/108 hybrid at Barnmouth. Date unknown. Tom Clift.
A Class 103 gets ready for departure from Salop. Unknown date. Tom Clift.
A Class 103 Park Royal set at Salop, date unknown. Tom Clift.
A Class 103 DMU (with possibly at 108 behind) at Crewe in August 1977, seen awaiting departure with a service for Chester. Graeme Phillips Collection.