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Wickham Railbus images


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Unknown Date

A Wickham railbus heads out the north end of Aviemore in the early 1960s, probably to Craigellachie. Note the vehicle number seems higher than normal. Hamish Stevenson.


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November 1959

This was an official British Railways image that was also issued as a postcard. Taken at Glen Douglas (nowadays a passing place between Garelochhead and Arrochar & Tarbet stations) it is almost certainly Sc79969 when it was introduced to the Criagendoran - Arrochar & Tarbet service in November 1959. British Railways.


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1960

Sc79969, probably at Arrochar & Tarbet in early 1960. Hamish Stevenson.


wickham-railbus DMU

Unknown Date

Sc79966 entering the south end of Aviemore station. With both the driver and tail lamp at this end, the vehicle is probably changing platforms after arriving from Craigellachie. Date unknown. Hamish Stevenson.


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28th September 1964

Stanier Class 5 4-6-0 44804 (17A) heads homeward with an unfitted coal train, whilst heading in the opposite (south-westerly) direction at Burton-on-Trent is Wickham's "Elliot Track Recording Coach" DB999507 - 28/09/1964. The 5MT was withdrawn from BR service in March 1968 and was scrappred by Draper's of Hull in June that year. After use by the RTC at Derby, the Wickham's car survives (as the sole example of that company's railbus production), and after a nomadic existence since preservation can now be found in regular passenger carrying use on the Lavender Line near Uckfield, East Sussex. A history of DB999507 can be found on the Railcar site at: https://www.railcar.co.uk/type/wickham-railbus/non-passenger-use Please do not share or post elsewhere without permission of the copyright holder(s). © 2018 - 53A Models of Hull Collection. Scanned by me from the original 35mm monochrome negative; photographed by David Yaldren. 53A Models of Hull Collection.


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April 1966

Although the unit number was not recorded by the original photographer, the date, location and accident damage to the front end would suggest this to be SC79968, stored at Ayr depot during Easter weekend 1966. Phil Griffin.


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30th July 1966

Partially dismantled Wickham railbus Sc79968 is seen at Ayr on July 30, 1966, with Sc79974 behind. David Mant.


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24th September 1977

Wickham departmental railbus 999507 seen at the Derby Technical Centre on 24/9/77. Chris Lings.


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Unknown Date

The Wickham / Elliot railbus 999507. Date / location unknown. Hamish Stevenson.


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4th September 1986

Wickham's railbus Laboratory 20 999507 at Tapton Junction, Chesterfield on the 4th September 1986 working from Eggington to Carlisle. Kevin Law.


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1st October 1991

999507 was built by Wickham as the Elliot Track Recording Vehicle. It's seen at Old Dalby on the 1st Oct 1991. Ian McDonald.

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