Brand new W55006 and W55007 sit in the platform in Leamington Spa station ready to work the 9pm to Stratford-upon-Avon on Whit Monday, May 26th, 1958. Michael Mensing.
Just a few weeks old, W55010 is standing in for a Derby suburban power car on the 8.00am Leamington Spa (G) - Birmingham Moor Street just south of Acock's Green on June 13, 1958. Michael Mensing.
W56292 and W55001 are seen in platform four of Birmingham Snow Hill station on the 12th July 1958 with the 2pm service to Dudley. Michael Mensing.
W56292 is attached to a Swindon Cross-Country set on the 11.20am Oxford - Birmingham (Snow Hill), seen after arriving into platform one at Snow Hill on the 13th December 1958. Michael Mensing.
GRC&W DTS W56296 is attached to the front of two Class 116 sets on the 4.25pm Wellington - Lapworth service seen approaching Bentley Heath crossing on the 25th April 1959. Michael Mensing.
Class 122 Gloucester RC&W Single W55015 at Didcot on on 06/10/1960 with a service via the now closed Didcot Newbury and Southampton Railway DN&SR. The northern section of the line, between Didcot and Newbury was closed on 10 September 1962. Nigel Walls.
56295 and 55018 at Hatton with the 11.20am Leamington Spa (General) - Stratford-on-Avon on the 20th September 1961. Michael Mensing.
W55018 and W56295 at Claverdon with the 12:40pm Stratford-on-Avon to Leamington Spa (General), 20th September 1961. Michael Mensing.
W56299 with a Class 122 bubble car arrives into Birmingham Snow Hill with the 2.0pm ex-Dudley on the 2nd December 1961. Michael Mensing.
W56295 with a GRC&W bubble car and a Swindon Cross-Country set behind, seen in Birmingham Moor Street with the 5.15pm to Henley-in-Arden service on the 12th April 1962. Michael Mensing.
W56299 leads a GRC&W bubble car on the 3.0pm Dudley - Birmingham Snow Hill service seen at Hockley on the 27th October 1962. Michael Mensing.
W55007 with a matching GRC&W driver trailer leads a Swindon Cross-Country set on the 7.30am Leamington Spa (G) - Birmingham Snow Hill service seen at Solihill on March 16, 1964. The front of the set number in the window is unclear - perhaps 105. Michael Mensing.
A GRC&W bubble car (55010) and DTS (unknown) form the 3.20pm Leamington Spa (General)- Stratford-on-Avon on the 8th August 1964, seen near Bearley. Michael Mensing.
The 7:30am Leamington Spa (General) - Birmingham Snow Hill is seen at Solihull on the 28th August 1964. It is formed of M55008 with a DTS (carrying a crest) and a Class 116 set. Michael Mensing.
GRC&W 'double-ender' M55007 at Winchcombe in July 1965. It still retains its whiskers, many of the type had a yellow panel by this date. Michael Mensing.
On August 17, 1965 M55004 is at the front of a Derby suburban set at Lapworth after terminating with the 5.52pm ex-Birmingham Snow Hill. Michael Mensing.
GRC&W bubble car M55005 leads a Derby suburban set on the 5.05pm Birmingham Snow Hill - Stratford-on-Avon service passing over Lapworth Troughs at Rowington on July 12, 1966. Michael Mensing.
55006 passes by at Lapworth with the 5.40pm Leamington - Snow Hill service on September 8th, 1966. Michael Mensing.
W55017 at Looe on the 29th March 1967. Stuart Mackay Collection.
55011 at Kilmarnock, waiting to depart with the 1:58pm to Ayr, 10th June 1968. Hamish Stevenson.