Class 111 DHCL no 78719, formerly 51553 with DHBS 78969, formerly 51544 sit at Doncaster on 23/Nov/1985. Robert Chilton.
Single engine conversion E78710 (with E78960) at Wakefield Westgate, 23/12/85. Malcolm Clements.
Single engine conversion E78710 at Wakefield Westgate, 23/12/85. Malcolm Clements.
A burnt out Class 120 DMBC and Class 111 TS (59100) seen at Cheetham Hill, Manchester on the 22nd March 1986. Paul Moxon.
Travelling towards Buxton on the freight only on the very sharp curve at Blackwell Mills on 30th August 1986, we're travelling on the RCTS railtour "Mancunian Railtour" which was made up of 2 Metro-Cammell 2 car dmu's, the front unit being E53171 and E51222, the rear set 78720 + 78970. Andrew J Crowther.
E78721+E78963 depart Leeds with a service for Goole on the 7th October 1986. Kevin Law.
A Rolls-Royce Met-Camm set at Doncaster on a service to Selby, 19/3/87. Ted Dining.
A single-engine Class 111 conversion in the trainshed of Hull Paragon station. May 1987. Andrew McConnell.
A single-engine Class 111 faces a Class 114 in the trainshed of Hull Paragon station. May 1987. Andrew McConnell.
Class 111 78959 is seen having arrived at Leeds on 01.09.1987. This was converted from 53288. Andy Cole.
Class 111 78968 is seen stabled at Leeds on 01.09.1987 . All of these conversions were based at Neville Hill, hence the MetroTrain branding. 78968 was converted from 51543. Andy Cole.
A two-car Class 111 set and a 108/101/108 hybrid formed 53643 + 59113 + 53630 are seen at Barnsley on 12/12/87 working the 13:53 Leeds - Sheffield service. Stuart Mackay Collection.
A Class 111 set at Leeds on 30/12/87. Rex Holt.
A Met-Camm set, a Class 110 and Class 142 in Leeds station on the 30th December 1987. Rex Holt.
Class 111 set 78959 + 78709 at Leeds on 30/12/87. Rex Holt.
DHBS E78967 leads the way into Castleford station with 09:10 Sheffield - Leeds service in 1988. This car was renumbered from DMBS E51542, when one of its two Rolls-Royce engines was removed. Graeme Phillips Collection.
DHBS E78967 leads the way into Castleford station with the 09:10 Sheffield-Leeds service. Taken in 1988. This car was renumbered from DMBS E51542, when one of its two Rolls-Royce engines was removed. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A single-engined 78xxx vehicle is seen at Leeds in 1988. Malcolm Clements.
A Class 111 DMBS is at the rear of a formation of three 2-car Metropolitan Cammell units heading into York in 1988. Graeme Phillips Collection.
The 12:25 Retford - Sheffield arrives at Darnall station on the 29th January 1988 formed of E78964 + E78714. Hamish Stevenson.