Doncaster on 19/04/1978: On the left, 47527 calls with 1308 London King's Cross-Bradford / Hull, which split at Doncaster. On the right, a Class 111 DMU awaits departure with 1556 Doncaster-York local. Although still in plain blue livery, it has had its headcode box removed. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Two 3-car Class 111s are seen at Bingley in July 1978. Rex Holt.
A 3-car Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm Class 111 set (51542 + 59106 + 51543) in Selby station on the 10th July 1978. Malcolm Clements.
E51559 + E59107 + E51549 + E51554 + E59529 + E51546 seen at Lancaster on the 30th July 1978. Robert Frise.
Class 111 E50271 leads this 3-car Met-Camm set into Wakefield Westgate on the 30th June 1979. Malcolm Clements.
Met-Camm ex-buffet SC59578 during its time in Scotland when it was based at Dundee, seen at Edinburgh Waverley on 27/8/79. Basil Hancock.
Met-Camm ex-buffet SC59577 departing from Edinburgh Waverley in a set which also has bubble 55000. 28th August 1979. Basil Hancock.
E51546 leads a 3-car Class 111 set into York station on the 2nd October 1979. On the back is tacked the Gloucester Stourton Saloon 975664 + 975637. Malcolm Clements.
E51555 is closest vehicle, a Rolls-Royce powered DMC, seen at York station on the 2nd October 1979. Malcolm Clements.
A Rolls-Royce engined Met-Camm and 123 at Hull in 1980. Ian Francis.
At Morecambe Promenade on 13/8/80 sits 51552 + 51542 / 50639 + 59386 + 59248 + 50646 (a 2-car 111 and 4-car 108), waiting to depart on a service to Leeds. Robert Frise.
The RCTS North Eastern No.5 Rail Tour during its stop at Kelloe Bank Foot, County Durham, on 27/9/80. Graeme Phillips Collection.
This appears to be a Class 111 power / trailer set at Ilkley on 01/10/1980, which arrived and terminated with the 10:50 Bradford Forster Square - Ilkley. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Class 111 set 50271 59102 50281 at York depot on 23/11/80 beside a refurbished Class 114. Chris Lings.
A Class 111 set at Sheffield Midland, with 50278 closest. 29/11/80. Chris Lings.
A 3-car Class 111 in the snow at Shepley, 29-11-80. Chris Lings.
E51552 is on the front of a four-car refurbished Class 111 set seen at York, date unknown. Stuart Mackay Collection.
Met Camm class 111 DMBS E50281 leads a smart 3 car rake away from the impressive Hull Paragon for servicing. Underneath the overall roof sit a variety of multiple unit types, including a Cravens and Swindon Trans-Pennine set, and space appears to be at a premium in the bus station to the left. 3rd July 1981. Bruce Galloway.
A Rolls-Royce powered Class 111 Met-Cam set at Ilkley on 16/7/81. 51551 is closest to the camera. Chris Lings.
A Class 111 set formed of 50279 + 59101 + 50286 run into Goole on the 16th July 1981. Chris Lings.