A Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm set departing from Whitby in the early 1960s, thought to be on a York service. David Faircloth.
A collection of units in Doncaster Works in December 1966; from left to right a Derby Lightweight, a Rolls-Royce Met-Camm DMBS with revised lining, and a freshly painted Class 108 with small yellow panel, and the rear of another freshly painted car. David Faircloth.
This Class 111 has '2M97' just barely visible on the headcode blinds when seen on a rainy day at Goole in 1970. John Law.
Upminster Station on 4/6/70 with a 1927 built LT Q stock car next to a three-car Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm unit (later Class 111). The closest vehicle is in green livery with revised lining, the centre car is in plain blue. David Christie.
A mixed-livery Class 111 Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm set seen departing from Knaresborough station in April 1972. John Reddyhoff.
A Class 111 Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm DMU at Leeds. Date unknown. Rex Holt.
A Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm at Skipton on a Morecambe - Leeds service, 22nd February 1975. 54A South Dock.
Scarborough on 20th March 1976. In 1976 there were still two very impressive semaphore signal gantries at Scarborough station. A Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm dmu passes under the most westerly gantry heading for Leeds in the setting sun. Falsgrave signal box is on the left. Both gantry & box still exist but since 2011 the gantry has been preserved at the NYMR and the box no longer controls any signalling. Pete LG99.
A 3 car diesel multiple unit heads west out of Scarborough station heading for York on 20th March 1976. The track on the right runs into Falsgrave tunnel and on to a goods yard on the former coast line to Whitby. By this time that line was closed beyond the yard and today both yard and trackwork are long gone. Pete LG99.
A 3-car Class 111 set in York station. Unknown date. Andrew Ripley.
A 3-car plain blue Class 111 sets beside refurbished Class 101 E51437 at Bradford Hammerton Street on April 10, 1977. A Class 110 is inside the shed. Rex Holt.
Doncaster on 19/04/1978: On the left, 47527 calls with 1308 London King's Cross-Bradford / Hull, which split at Doncaster. On the right, a Class 111 DMU awaits departure with 1556 Doncaster-York local. Although still in plain blue livery, it has had its headcode box removed. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Two 3-car Class 111s are seen at Bingley in July 1978. Rex Holt.
A Rolls-Royce engined Met-Camm and 123 at Hull in 1980. Ian Francis.
The RCTS North Eastern No.5 Rail Tour during its stop at Kelloe Bank Foot, County Durham, on 27/9/80. Graeme Phillips Collection.
This appears to be a Class 111 power / trailer set at Ilkley on 01/10/1980, which arrived and terminated with the 10:50 Bradford Forster Square - Ilkley. Graeme Phillips Collection.
A 3-car Class 111 in the snow at Shepley, 29-11-80. Chris Lings.
A 3-car refurbished Class 111 seen at Settle Junction on the 29th July 1981 - a public holiday in honour of the Royal Wedding, HRH Charles and Lady Diana. Andy Hoare.
A 78xxx single-engine conversion Class 111 set. Taken at Leeds, looking east, date unknown. Malcolm Clements.
A Rolls-Royce powered Met-Camm set departs from South Elmsall station in 1983 headed for Doncaster. John Law.