No doubt this is the photographers wife posing in front of a Park Royal set in a wet and dreary Blaenau Ffestiniog during Easter 1958. Note the 6G (Llandudno Junction) shed code painted in the bufferbeam. Stuart Mackay Collection.
Two Class 103 units in Birmingham New Street in 1958. They are forming the 4.17pm to Walsall, withheld at Burton-on-Trent. Michael Mensing.
A Park Royal set in Birmingham New Street in Jun 1958. M50403 has 'Birmingham via Walsall' on the Destination blind. It is carrying a tail lamp and it's shed code 3C is painted on the buffer beam at both sides. Michael Mensing.
A Park Royal twin set arrives into Walsall station on May 30th, 1959. Michael Mensing.
A Park Royal twin set is seen east of Tamworth with the 11.15am Rugby Midland to Stafford service on Sunday 21st June, 1959. Michael Mensing.
M56156 leads this Park Royal DMU at Dudley Port (looking south) on July 25th, 1959, heading for Walsall. Michael Mensing.
A Class 103 at Penns on the 5th September 1959, operating the 6.54pm Walsall - Birmingham New Street. Michael Mensing.
A view that shows the inner end of a Class 103 DMBS, M50398 is seen on the 9.40am Rugby Midland - Birmingham New Street leaving Beechwood Tunnel on June 25th, 1961. Michael Mensing.
M50408 is at the front of a Park Royal / GRC&W formation seen at Bescot on March 17, 1962 heading for Rugeley. Michael Mensing.
M50408 leads this Park Royal set south of Walsall on a Dudley - Walsall service in August 1963. Michael Mensing.
A Park Royal set with DMBS M50409 at the front appearing to be recently repainted. Seen near Arley and Fillongley working a Birmingham New Street - Rugby local service on July 10, 1966, diverted for electrification works to Coventry via Nuneaton. Michael Mensing.
An early blue liveried Park Royal set passing between Solihull and Widney Manor on the 4.50pm Birmingham Snow Hill - Knowle & Dorridge, 17th September 1966. Michael Mensing.
M50407 leads this Park Royal set heading for Stafford at Salton (Smethwick) on October 22, 1966. Michael Mensing.
Machynlleth, and a Park Royal / Met-Camm formation enters the station past a Class 108. Steve Davies Collection.
M50395 is caught at Llandudno Junction in 1968. RW Carroll Collection.
On 16th May 1970 a Park Royal class 103 DMU forming a Blaenau Ffestiniog to Llandudno Junction service passes the abandoned Llechwedd exchange sidings at the foot of the narrow gauge railway incline and is about to enter Ffestiniog Tunnel, at 2 miles and 333 yards long. Gordon Edgar.
Park Royal set CR107 entering Blaenau Ffestiniog in June 1970. Steve Davies Collection.
A Park Royal set in Twyford station circa 1971. John Law.
Class 103 set CR219 at Blaenau Ffestiniog. Steve Davies Collection.
Class 103 set CR219 at Blaenau Ffestiniog. Date unknown. Steve Davies Collection.