55003 - 1975

9003/55003 (1974).....55003 (1976)

January

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1 - 1A11 08:25 Newcastle - King's Cross.
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4 - 1A10 09:00 Hull - King's Cross.
1L33 16:05 King's Cross - Harrogate, "The Yorkshire Pullman".
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6 - 1L13 11:25 King's Cross - Harrogate.
7 - 1A15 09:12 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
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10 - 1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Newcastle Executive".
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30 - 1L22 15:55 King's Cross - Leeds.
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February

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1 - 1S32 12:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, "Aberdonian" to Newcastle (47523 assist from Tollerton - 47xxx forward).
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4 - 1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Flying Scotsman".
5 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
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17 - 0D01 (noted Arlesey 12:33).
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20 - 24 hour industrial action beginning 06:00 (signalmen strike).
21 - 1A04 07:20 Bradford - King's Cross, "The Bradford Executive".
1L22 15:55 King's Cross - Leeds, "The Leeds Executive".
22 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.1 boiler water tank fractured - this was repaired.
s23 - Released from Doncaster Works.
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27 - 24 hour industrial action beginning 06:00 (signalmen strike).
Two train operation between Doncaster & Peterborough locomotives used 40057 & 55015
...
 up trains 2B30 & down 2D30
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March

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1 - 1L05 08:10 King’s Cross - Leeds.
1A26 13:35 Leeds - King’s Cross.
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8 - 1S16 08:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
1E25 16:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross, "The Talisman".
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15 - 1S17 10:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman".
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21 - 1A11 08:25 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1L22 15:55 King's Cross - Leeds, "The Leeds Executive".
22 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh. PIC
Haymarket TMD.
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29 - 1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King's Cross.
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April

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1 - 1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King's Cross.
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3 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
4 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
5 - Haymarket TMD.
1E11 08:55 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Edinburgh.
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7 - 1E25 16:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Talisman".
8 - 1A15 09:12 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
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s20 - Loco failed at Peterborough (defective DSD device).
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22 - 1A26 13:35 Leeds - King's Cross.
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26 - 1E11 08:55 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Edinburgh to York (engine failure).
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May

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s4 - 1S79 23:35 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Night Scotsman".
5 - New timetable period.
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s11 - 1S32 12:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
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17 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
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23 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
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June

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6 - 1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
7 - 1S17 10:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman".
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9 - 1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
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19 - 1A15 09:20 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
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21 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
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30 - 1E01 07:55 Edinburgh - King's Cross.

July

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3 - Released from Doncaster Works.

Unclassified repair: No.2 power unit 454 replaced by 434.

Date to works not recorded.

4 - Kings Cross Loco (PM).
1S46 King's Cross - Edinburgh (relief).
5 - 1S21 11:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
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18 - 1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
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26 - Haymarket TMD.
0E15 13:00 Haymarket - Edinburgh.
1E15 10:25 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Edinburgh (ex 40157).
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31 - To Doncaster Works - Light repair (due 31/07).
No shopping proposal - Power units No.1 407 replaced by 412 (ex 55012) & No.2 434 replaced by 447
(ex 55022), bogies No.1
9000-13 replaced by 9000-19 & No.2 9000-14 replaced by 9000-20. Boiler
1495/J2951 was given an unclassified repair
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August

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1 - Doncaster Works.
2 - Doncaster Works.
s3 - Doncaster Works.
4 - Doncaster Works.
5 - Doncaster Works.
6 - Doncaster Works.
7 - Doncaster Works.
8 - Doncaster Works.
9 - Doncaster Works.
s10 - Doncaster Works.
11 - Doncaster Works.
12 - Doncaster Works.
13 - Doncaster Works.
14 - Doncaster Works.
15 - Doncaster Works.
16 - Doncaster Works.
s17 - Doncaster Works.
18 - Doncaster Works.
19 - Doncaster Works.
20 - Released from Doncaster Works.
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25 - 1S17 10:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman".
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s31 - 1A15 08:40 Newcastle - King's Cross.

September

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1 - King's Cross Loco. PIC
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19 - 1S67 17:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
1E48 21:15 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Night Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
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s21 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh. 
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26 - 1E11 08:50 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Newcastle (ex 47404).
27 - 1E01 07:55 Edinburgh - King's Cross. PIC
s28 - 1E13 11:40 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
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October

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4 - (1E13 12:45 Edinburgh - King's Cross).
s5 - 1A28 14:50 Leeds - King's Cross.
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s12 - 1Zxx Paddington - Cardiff, RPPR "The Deltic Dragon" railtour. PIC P.Ref
1Zxx Cardiff - Paddington, RPPR "The Deltic Dragon" railtour.
PIC P.Ref
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November

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1 - 1E11 08:50 Aberdeen -King's Cross, from Edinburgh.
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7 - 1N29 19:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
8 - 1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
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21 - 1S21 11:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
22 - 1S21 11:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
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24 - 1A07 07:25 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Newcastle Executive". PIC
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December

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6 - 1S21 11:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
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12 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.2 power unit 447 'CA' crankcase holed - 447 replaced by 414 (ex 55022). No.1 traction motor was also
exchanged
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13 - Doncaster Works.
s14 - Doncaster Works.
15 - Doncaster Works.
16 - Doncaster Works.
17 - Released from Doncaster Works.
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24 - 1A04 07:20 Bradford - King's Cross, "The Bradford Executive".
1S32 12:10 King's Cross - Aberdeen, "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
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27 - 1E01 07:55 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
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30 - Finsbury Park TMD.
New 'Sonalert' buzzer fitted to DSD equipment.
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