Green Liveried Vehicles

A very rare view of a Class 104 at Leek (Staffs Oatcake)

Stockport (Cyril Cavender)

A 3-car set departing Manchester London Road with a Wilmslow working (Arthur Creighton)

A 3-car set having terminated at Cheadle (R&M Townsend)

A 3-car set passes Cheadle Village Junction, at the far end of the 'Khyber Pass' (J W Sutherland)

Derby (R C Riley)


Alsager in the 1960's (T Baxendale)

Macclesfield (R W Carroll)

Preston in 1966 or 1967 (Edge Hill Signalman)

Blackwell Mill, working a Millers Dale-Buxton service in the 1960's. An 8F is adjacent (Dave Homer)

Whaley Bridge

Cheadle, early 1960's (Northern Historical Images)


A DTCL (56175-184) at Conway (Simon Fozzard)

Millers Dale, working the shuttle to Buxton (John Dixon)

(John Dixon)

Two 3-cvar sets pulling into Dove Holes, with doors already opening (Matthew Burnby)

Approaching the station at Adderley Park in the early 1960's (John Green)

An 8F drags two sets at Breadsall / Ford Lane crossing near Derby (John Neave)

Blue Liveried Vehicles

Wigan Wallgate with a service for Kirkby (Stuart)

Bolton (Stuart)

Alongside a Class 31 at Manchester Victoria (Stuart)

(Stephen Brindley)


A set at Rugby Central, travelling forward a short distance, having arrived from Nottingham, before reversing into the down platform (Nigel Trout)

Lostock Junction (Stephen Brindley)

In the bay platform at Rochdale on a peak hour service to Manchester via Oldham on the first day of Class 142 operation (Ken Walker)

"758" condemned at Vic Berrys (Nick Y)

St Albans Abbey during the 1980's (John Law)

Passing the Royal Train (J W Sutherland)

Leyland (John Law)

Guide Bridge (John Law)

A 104/100 hybrid at Birmingham Moor Street (John Law)

Alongside a Class 45 at Manchester Victoria (Johnathan Hazan)

Alongside 86256 at Manchester Piccadilly (ijr65)

Cab close up at Manchester Victoria (Johnathan Hazan)

BX481 departs Manchester Piccadilly (ijr65)

With 86253 at Manchester Piccadilly (ijr65)

Blue with White Stripe Liveried Vehicles

Newton Heath (John Law)

Stockport on the 5th August - unknown year (M Liston)

Manchester Victoria. This is possibly M50512, but further confirmation is required to ID the vehicle (Neil Bennett)

(Jake Atkinson)

Blue & Grey Liveried Vehicles

A 104/120 combination at Newton-on-Ayr. Working an Ayr-Glasgow Central service on the last day of diesel services (Gordon Thompson)