51809 / 59809 / 51840 enter Wakefield Westgate working a Huddersfield shuttle, 15th May 1979. Malcolm Clements.
A 1961 built BRC&W built "MetroTrain" branded class 110 'Calder Valley' 2 car dmu, E51809 and E51846, leaves Oxspring Tunnel on the old Wath branch of the 1500DC Woodhead system, with a Huddesfield-Sheffield service, 28th March 1987. These units were an updated version of the class 104 but powered by the much more powerful Rolls Royce C6NFLH engines , 2 per driving car, designed for the route they were built for, the Lancashire & Yorkshire mainline, hence the nickname 'Calder Valley' they were originally delivered as 3 car units. The last of the class were taken out of service in October 1989 but by then they were no longer common in the Calder Valley. Andrew J Crowther.
A Class 110 DMU at Lincoln Central on 09/01/1988, formed of 51809 + 51838. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Class 110 DMBS 51809 leads a Met-Camm vehicle with a service heading to Morecambe at Carnforth, Lancashire in March 1989. In the background can be seen the signal box of Furness Railway origin, along with semaphores, including under the station canopy to the right. Graeme Phillips Collection.
E51809, E78969, E78713 and E51183 at Vic Berrys, Leicester on 29-4-90. Kevin Dowd.
Cutting started on Class 110 E51809 when seen at Vic Berry's on May 11th 1990. Surface Stock.
On December 2nd, 1983 Class 110 DMBC (or now it seems a DMBS) E51811 passes through the crossing at Goole with the 09:35 service to Leeds. Hamish Stevenson.
51812 is seen at Leeds, 14/1/89. Note on the end of the adjacent vehicle is a large "189" (or "489"). Does anyone know what this was for? Norman Cross.
A Calder Valley set led by E51813 emerges from Towneley Tunnel with a Leeds service in July 1977. Michael Mensing.
51813 on the rear of a BLS tour seen in Bradford FS station on 30/5/87. Chris Lings.
51813 on the rear of a BLS railtour after arrival into Carlisle station on the 30th May 1987. Chris Lings.
E51813 is seen paired with a Met-Cam vehicle at Scarborough on 15th April 1989. Ian Francis.
A Class 110 seen at Newcastle on 22/07/1985. Whilst this Yorkshire-based class might have made occasional visits to Newcastle as arrivals from York, this image shows E51814 + E52083 awaiting departure with the 18:35 Newcastle - Sunderland Graeme Phillips Collection.
Class 110 E51815 + E59703 + E51829 + class 104 M53530 + 53478 in a hybrid livery approach Manchester Victoria on the 16th July 1983. Kevin Law.
Class 110 power car E51815 at Snailwell in February 1988. Surface Stock.
Class 110 E51816 at Snailwell on the 4th February 1989. Surface Stock.
51818 has a young admirer at Scarborough, June '88. Ian Francis.
Not sure if daddy was taking a picture of 51818 or his daughter! Scarborough in June 1988. Ian Francis.
Class 110 no. E51819 is seen at the rear of a service calling at Wennington, 06/05/1985 Graeme Phillips Collection.
E51819 + 59809 + 51838 are seen at Ravensthorpe, 7/10/85. Malcolm Clements.