A Birmingham RC&W 'Calder Valley' set at Manchester Victoria, date unknown. David Faircloth.
A Class 108 arriving into Manchester Victoria in 1968. Note the 3" numbers and smaller BR arrows. John Law.
A Trans-Pennine unit and a Met-Camm seen in Manchester Victoria station in 1968; the Met-Camm has a Chester set number. John Law.
Two two-car Met-Camm sets in Manchester Victoria station in 1968. The closest has set number CR251 in the left cab window. John Law.
A Swindon Trans-Pennine unit arrives into Manchester Victoria in 1968. John Law.
A Met-Camm DMU is seen on platform 11 of Manchester Victoria, the long one connecting L&YR Victoria & LNWR Exchange stations. This was taken on 29th June 1968, the last day of steam at Patricroft & Newton Heath sheds. Pete LG99.
BRC&W units in Manchester Victoria circa 1969. The two visible power cars have the smaller 3" numbers, the closest has yellow cab doors. John Law.
A Class 104 vehicle at the head of a Trans-Pennine set entering Manchester Victoria. Credited as being 50559, the image is undated but circa 1969 judging by the mixed liveries. Tony Wilkins.
An Class 104 DMC, believed to be 50559, substituting for a Trans-Pennine power car. Seen at Manchester Victoria, date unknown. Tony Wilkins.
A GRC&W DMPV in Manchester Victoria station in the early 1970s. John Law.
A Class 128 DMPV seen in Manchester Victoria station on the 15th December 1973. John Reddyhoff.
M51937 is the DMBS in this two-car Class 108 set seen at Manchester Victoria on March 26, 1977. Rex Holt.
A 3-car Class 104 set leaves Manchester Victoria with Southport on the destination blind. Taken on a rainy April 23rd, 1977. Rex Holt.
A Swindon Works Class 124/1 Trans-Pennine unit with E51965 closest in Manchester Victoria station on 30/04/77. Vincent Haworth.
Blackpool white-stripe Class 104 M50471 sits next to a Class 108 in Manchester Victoria on May 14, 1977. Rex Holt.
A 3-car Class 104 set led by M50529, the power cars carrying a white stripe but not the centre car, passes a Class 108 at Manchester Victoria on May 14, 1977. Rex Holt.
An AEC engine Class 101 DMC is substituting for a Trans-Pennine power car at Manchester Victoria, January 1979. Bill Read.
A Class 110 set is seen entering Manchester Victoria station on the 20th January 1980. Jerry Glover.
DMBS M50476 nearest the camera awaits departure from Manchester Victoria with a service to Blackpool North on 24/05/1980. Cars carrying the white band were dedicated to these services. The cab front is rather tatty, and includes a square plate where the two-character headcode box has been blanked off. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Class 124 unit at Manchester Victoria on 31st May 1980. Ian Buck.