Vintage local gen mid 60's

Thanks to M N Bland for this historical information..

Trip One Sat December 21st 1963

A good few 46's in action that morning. D138 - 165 (later 46001-028) were Midland basedd until Jan 68.

5089 at Pancras, class 24's were locally based till Mar 67.

5397 at Wellinborough, class 27s remained common locally until late 1969

St Pancras

143 (later 46006) 1H13 1025 St Pancras - Manchester Central

113 ecs

5218 ecs

153 up express

158 1015 St Pancras - Glasgow "Thames Clyde express"

5219 pilot

5089

Dock Jn

5215 freight

Luton

3306

Ampthill

5200} D freight

5201}

 

Bedford

 

4132

96 up freight

 

Wellingborough

 

5397 down local passenger

7568 depot

48060(k)

48759(k)

48699(k)

 

Burton Latimer

 

48092(k)

 

Kettering

 

48610(k)

48063(k)

48218(k)

90187(k)

126 up express

 

Leicester

 

41228(k) pilot

41225(k)

127 light loco

5388

84029(k)

3790

 

Humberstone Road

 

5192

92018

 

....

 

Sun Dec 22nd 1963

 

London St Pancras

 

129 1C48 1700 Manchester C - St Pancras

5399 ECS

5229 ECS

106 up express

 

....

 

Trip 2 - Tues Dec 24th 1963

 

London Euston

 

Classic Euston with a 20 as pilot, duty lasted until 1965 electrification

plenty 24's and 40's out too in pre electrification times

 

 

297 1S81 1325 Euston - Perth

78060(k) ECS

46228 (k) D.Express

42581(k) ECS

318 1315 Euston - Glasgow "Midday Scot"

8040 pilot

341 D.Express

5018 ECS

42577(k) ECS

5016 light

5032 light

 

Camden

 

8037

377

375

 

Kilburn

 

44872(k)

 

Willesden Jn

 

44833(k) d parcels

70047(k) light

3016 pilot

3051 pilot

6577 freight

44671(k)

73040(k)

5152

 

Bushey

 

45139(k)

45089(k)

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London Euston Nov 18th 1965

 

219 1F11 0750 Euston - Liverpool 181185 (to Rugby)

 

5008 ECS

268 ECS

8010 ECS

 

Willesden

 

E3109

 

Watford Jn

 

5005  0739 Blechley - Euston

 

Leighton Buzzard

 

369 0715 Euston - Bletchley

 

Rugby

 

331 up parcels

5075 0827 Wolverhampton - Northampton

E3081 1F11 0750 Euston - Liverpool 181185 (ex Rugby)

E3098

E3027 1A42 1515 Crewe - Euston (worked throughout despite official electrification not starting till 221165)

E3189

5144 1503 Wolverhampton - Northampton

 

Willesden

 

E3071

 

Euston

 

5028  ECS

E3064

330

 

Kings X

 

1775 light

DP2 up Sheffield Pullman

349 1A37

5053 light

5072 ECS

8236 Pilot

1511

 

Euston

 

E3019 light

337 up pass

372down postal

E3027 1D85 Euston - Holyhead

8010 pilot

267 1600 Liverpool - Euston

5087 ECS

219 down express

5008 ECS

5015 ECS

5019 ECS

 

Trip 3 Sat Nov 20th 1965

 

last day of diesel operated locals

Some electrics about on pre formal electrification turns

5076 on a last day Bletchley - Euston service

6751 at the Cross. May have been regular

 

Euston

 

E3191 1125 Euston - Workington

E3171

E3191

336 up express

224 up express

8007 ECS

226 d express

5000 ECS

E3090 Inspection car

319 ECS

225 ECS

296 D "Red Rose" Euston - Liverpool

8000 ECS

 

Kilburn

 

3016

 

Willesden Jn

 

E3115

E3110

5089

5006 trip

 

Tring

 

5002 up local pass

 

Bletchley

 

5143 ECS

E3162

5013 up local pass

E3096 gondala car test train

5076 1240 Bletchley - Euston (last day loco hauled locals)

E3116 test train

 

Tring

 

340 1A20 up express

373} down express

312}

 

Berkhamsted

 

224 1210 Euston - Rugby

5021 down light

 

Hemel Hempstead

 

E3169 d parcels

E3090 u inspection train

 

Willesden Jn

 

E3007

E3010

8001 trip

E3114

E3024

 

Queens Pk

 

5024 d parcels

 

Camden Yard

 

E3171

379

5028 d pass

5028 ECS

 

Euston

 

5027 ECS

5022 ECS

 

Kings X

 

5909 1B66 up (1430)

1553 1E07

6751 1B34 up Cleethorpes

1577 0B03

5853 3E05

 

Trip 4 Mon November 22nd 1965

 

first day of suburban EMUs, 310's 052 and 053 producing

good few electrics into Euston too on first official day of fully electrified services

Still a 40 about too!

 

Euston

 

219 up express

E3036 1M11 2045 (21/11) Glasgow-Euston

E3071

E3126

310053 local pass

310052 local pass

E3007 up express

 

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