A class 116 dmu crosses the canal at Lowesmoor between Worcester Foregate Street and Shrub Hill stations on 12/7/81. Stephen Burdett.
45016 passes several stabled class 116 dmus at Lichfield City on 8/9/1981. Stephen Burdett.
Class 25s 186/161 pass the many Class 116 vehicles at Tyseley depot on the 8th November 1981. Chris Lings.
"This was taken on Saturday December 12 1981 after the record coldest night when the temperature was around minus 22 degrees. I spent most of the morning at this spot in the 'dip' between Warwick and Leamington Spa, and this was the only train I saw! It is going towards Leamington Spa - I was too cold to get the unit number (it was minus 20 when I took the pic)." Mel Holley.
Carrying a HN Hamilton depot sticker on the cab, a Class 116 set is snaking its way into Glasgow Central station circa 1980. Andrew McConnell.
A Henley in Arden to Birmingham Moor Street train calls at Shirley. Date unknown. Stephen Burdett.
Newly outshopped DMU at Swindon Works in the mid-1980s; a three-car Class 116 and a two-car Class 108. John Law.
Coryton station, on the outskirts of Cardiff, with a Class 116 DMU ready to leave on the 10.00 to Cardiff Queen Street. 27 February 1982. Lewis Bevan.
A West Midlands branded Class 116 at Gloucester in 1983. John Law.
One of Tyseley's Class 116 sets sits in Leamington Spa station in 1983. John Law.
A Class 116 on the line between Kilwinning and Dalry, circa 1983. Andrew McConnell.
A pair of Class 116 DMUs at Birmingham Moor Street station in 1983. John Law.
Lichfield City 11/3/1983. One of Tyseley's 116 units purifies the air as it turns round at Lichfield City on a Cross City service in the days before most services extended to Lichfield Trent Valley. Stephen Burdett.
Changing platforms at Lichfield City before returning to Redditch are a couple of Tyseleys 116 units. 11/3/1983. Stephen Burdett.
Three Class 116 sets are seen at Leamington Spa on the afternoon of 29 June 1983. Lewis Bevan.
D-M/U's run round by Dunblane Box after terminating at Dunblane on 21/7/83. A 116 set is on the left, on the right is a 116/101/101 hybrid. David Christie.
Unidentified class 116 3-car unit at Worcester Shrub Hill, Friday 5th August 1983 Iain Reid.
A 150mm view from the roadbridge near Stepps, with a Derby Class 116 D-M/U passing Cardowan signal box on 20/9/83. I worked in the Black & White Whisky offices nearby. David Christie.
A Class 116 set heads out of Glasgow Central station in late 1984. Andrew McConnell.
Class 116 set at Birmingham Moor Street in March 1984. Ian Buck.