A Class 108 rolls through Threlkeld on 22nd June 1970. Steve Davies Collection.
A Class 108 DMU in Penruddock station with a Keswick service on June 22, 1970. Steve Davies Collection.
A Class 108 with Keswick on its destination blind at Blencow on 22 June 1970. Steve Davies Collection.
A Class 108 at Colne in July 1970. John Reddyhoff.
A Class 108 enters Fairbourne station headed for Pwllheli. As the trousers worn by the passengers show this was the 1970s - 26th July 1970. Steve Davies Collection.
A Class 108 DMU at Morecambe in September 1970. DMBS E50613 is nearest the camera, and being an Eastern Region vehicle it has probably worked in from Leeds and is pictured prior to returning there. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 108 set sits in Penrith station on October 6, 1970, while working a Keswick service. Steve Davies Collection.
A Carlisle to Barrow service arrives at Ravenglass station the summer of 1971. John McIntyre.
A snowy New Year scene, a 2-car 108 at Pilmoor on 1/1/71. John Reddyhoff.
A Class 108 DMU at Edale circa 1971. John Law.
A 4-car set heads away from the camera north out of Newcastle in 1972. Three vehicle are of Class 108, the car second from front is a Class 101 TBS, indicated by its aluminium window frames and different roof vents. Up until the mid-1970s, South Gosforth (GF) depot, Newcastle had a sizable allocation of Class 108 DMUs among others, as well as the more ubiquitous Class 101s. The Class 108s were transferred away around the mid-1970s, replaced by Class 105s cascaded from the suburban services out of London King's Cross, once those routes had been electrified. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A Class 108 from Wrexham seen at Birkenhead Park in the early 1970s. John Law.
A Derby-built DMU arrives into Ravenglass station circa 1972. John Law.
The remains of 50946 on the 9th May 1972 after a collision with 5028 in Chester General station the evening before. British Railways.
A Class 108 sits in Carlisle Citadel platform 2 awaiting departure for Barrow on the morning of the 30th May 1972. John McIntyre.
A Class 108 and 104 at Seamer on 16/9/72. John Reddyhoff.
A Class 108 at Arnside on 23/09/72. John Reddyhoff.
A Class 108 seen at Haltwhistle prior to closure of the Alston branch, exact date unknown. Phil Deane Collection.
A Class 108 set at Manchester Piccadilly in the early 1970s. John Law.
A Class 108 arrives in platform 8 of Edinburgh Waverley to form a schools special back to Darlington. Date unknown. Alan Rintoul.