I got very wet taking this one, and then still had to bike to Brough to get home! A Class 123/124 4-car hybrid with E52100 leading races towards Brough and Hull through a rain shower at Crabley Creek on 5th April 1983. Syd Young.
At Sheffield on a train to Manchester class 123 unit on 26th July 1983. Ian Buck.
A class 123 unit at Manchester Piccadilly on 26th July 1983. Ian Buck.
Class 123 set at Manchester Piccadilly on 26th July 1983. Ian Buck.
52103 is seen at the front of a Class 123/124 formation at Doncaster on August 24th, 1983. Andy Cole.
A Class 123 departs from Hull Paragon, 30th October 1983. Syd Young.
Class 123 Swindon Inter-City DMS(L) E52103 at the head of a Hull-Manchester Piccadilly service leaves Totley Tunnel and enters Grindleford station on the 22nd March 1984. Kevin Law.
Class 123/124 hybrid set E52103 + E59823 + E59838 + E51951 leaves Doncaster with a Hull-Manchester Piccadilly service on 28th March 1984. Kevin Law.
Class 123 52088 is seen at Doncaster on 20.04.1984. This was the other end of a Class 124 Trans-Pennine unit. Andy Cole.
Swindon-built "Inter City" set with E52102 nearest the camera has just arrived at Hull Paragon with a train from Manchester on 30th April 1984. In the background, Trans-Pennine DMU E51958 is at the front of another service over the "Backbone of England". This was the last photo I took of these rather wonderful units, as within a few days of this they were all withdrawn from service. Syd Young.