An eight-car Western Region Blue Pullman unit is seen between Olton and Solihull in June 1963. Note the suburban set in the distance. Michael Mensing.
In January 1964 Derby triples set number 301 runs wrong line into Olton station. It carries unlined green livery. Michael Mensing.
Class 116 set 319 at Olton with the 1.00pm Stratford-on-Avon to Birmingham Snow Hill service on January 13, 1964. The first two vehicles are lined but the DMBS at the rear appears to be unlined. Michael Mensing.
Class 105 set NH135 taken at Bury Bolton St on the last day of services on the Rossendale line before it closed - 3/6/1972. Robert Chilton.
A Class 104 set prepares to overtake another just outside Bolton. The latter formation appears to be two 104 sets with possibly a Blue/Grey Class 120 on the rear. Phil Griffin.
This GRC&W parcels car has what appears to be a 6-wheel vehicle attached when seen at Bolton on the 9th March 1976. Tim Stubbs.
A Class 104 sits at Bolton. Undated. Ian Francis.
The Rossendale Farewell railtour seen at Bury Bolton Street, formed of M50794 (105 DMC), M59207 (104 TS), M50761 (105 DMBS) and M50453 (104 DMBS), M59161 (104 TC), M50505 (104 DMC). 14/2/81. Andy Pullar.
A Class 104 at Bolton in August 1983 seen working a service from Blackburn - Manchester Victoria. Graeme Phillips Collection.
Passing the semaphores on the approach to Bolton station is a Newton Heath allocated class 104 BRC&W dmu - M53436 + M53496 - on a Manchester Victoria-Blackburn local service, 23rd February 1985. Andrew J Crowther.
Passing the semaphores along with Bolton East Junc signal box is a Newton Heath allocated class 120 Swindon Cross Country dmu, which has just left Bolton station with a Blackpool North-Manchester Victoria service, 23rd February 1985 Andrew J Crowther.
53494 with DMBS 53468 as set N673, at Bolton 23/6/88. Gazza Prescott.
101660 (51189 + 54343) and 101688 on the 11:18 Stockport - Heysham, seen at Bolton on 10/7/93. Gazza Prescott.
101677 (51179 + 51496) and 101661 on the 12:43 Heysham - Stockport, seen at Bolton on 13/9/93. Gazza Prescott.
101683 (51177 + 53269) at Bolton on the 11:37 Rochdale - Blackburn, 8/1/94. Gazza Prescott.
With 51800 nearest, 101 654 sits at Bolton on the 11:00 Southport - Chester on the 8th January 1994. Gazza Prescott.
Sandite / route learner set 960 995 (977903 / 977904) at Bolton on 28 May 1994. 977903 still carries set number 88 from its Norwich days as 53208. S Gaskell.
Sandite / route learner vehicle 977903 at Bolton on 28 May 1994. S Gaskell.
977904 (a sandite / route learner vehicle) at Bolton on 28 May 1994. It is paired with 977903 as set 960 995. S Gaskell.
At Bolton having come from Southport 101682 (51505 & 53256) on 5th September 1995. Ian Buck.