9008/55008 - 1974

9008 (1973).....55008 (1975)

January

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1 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
down: 1N06/1L03/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N25/1N28/1D02/1D05
.
up: 1A01/1A02/1A03/1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A15/1A16/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.
2 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28/1D02
.
up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A20/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

1S35 14:00 King's Cross- Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
1E43 19:45 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Edinburgh.

3 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28/1D03
.
up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A20/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

1E48 21:20 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Night Aberdonian" from Newcastle...
... (ex 55001 - 294 down - freight derailment north of Berwick).

4 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L09/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman" (75 late Grantham).

5 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
down: 1N06/1L05/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
up: 1A01(ran)/1A04/1A09(ran)/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

1S17 10:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman" (23 late Grantham).

s6 - ASLEF industrial action - no passenger trains.
7 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.
8 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.
9 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

To Doncaster Works - Modification.
Earth fault relay modification.

10 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
down: 1N06/1L03/1L06/1L09/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28/1S14
.
up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27 (ran - 1A30 stock)/1A28/1A30/1A35/1A36/1E11
.

Released from Doncaster Works.

11 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
Gateshead TMD.

12 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

Gateshead TMD.
1A11 08:25 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".

s13 - ASLEF industrial action - no trains.
14 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.
15 - ASLEF industrial action - no passenger trains.
16 - ASLEF industrial action - following trains cancelled (no Pullman sets used):
 down: 1N06/1L06/1N14/1L16/1L22/1L29/1L33/1N28
.
 up: 1A04/1A09/1A10/1A11/1A21/1A27/1A35/1A36
.

1A03 07:30 Leeds - King's Cross, "The Leeds Executive".
1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.

17 -  
18 -  
19 - 1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
s20 - ASLEF industrial action - no trains.
21 - ASLEF industrial action - add. dispute between KX management & KX drivers:
 Following trains cancelled: 1S17/1L09/1N10/1L13
.
22 -  
23 -  
24 - 1S32 12:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
25 -  
26 - 1A28 15:25 Leeds - King's Cross.
s27 - ASLEF industrial action - no trains.
28 - ASLEF industrial action - Scotland only.
29 -  
30 - 1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Flying Scotsman".
31 - Gateshead TMD.
Locomotive
renumbered 55008.

February

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1 -  
2 -  
s3 - ASLEF industrial action - no trains.
4 -  
5 -  
6 -  
7 - ASLEF industrial action - no trains.
8 -  
9 - Officially renumbered 55008 W/E 09/02 (actual 31/01).
1A11 08:25 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1L20 14:20 King's Cross - Leeds.
s10 - ASLEF industrial action - no trains.
11 - To Doncaster Works for Light repair (due 07/02).
No shopping proposal - power units No.1 444 & No.2 422 were given Light repairs and refitted, bogies No.1
9000-49 replaced by 9000-37 & No.2 9000-50 replaced by 9000-38 and boiler 5096/J3247 was given an
Unclassified repair. The body was given a Light repair
.
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.
21 -  
22 - 0B01 Doncaster - King's Cross (noted Grantham 09:00).
23 -  
s24 -  
25 -  
26 - 1S16 08:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
27 - 1S16 08:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, to Peterborough (delayed KX: fractured header tank. 47528 forward from PBRO).
0B02 Peterborough - Finsbury Park.
Finsbury Park TMD.
*5L30 11:50 Holloway CS - Holgate (to Doncaster).
*Possibly to Doncaster - L/E move FP-DONC also exists).
(Doncaster TMD).
28 - (Doncaster TMD).

March

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1 - (Doncaster TMD).
2 - (Doncaster TMD).
s3 - (Doncaster TMD).
4 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.1 power unit 444 aerating - 444 replaced by 415.
5 - Doncaster Works.
6 - Doncaster Works.
7 - Doncaster Works.
8 - Doncaster Works.
9 - Released from Doncaster Works.
s10 -  
11 - 1A16 09:52 Harrogate - King’s Cross, "The Yorkshire Pullman".
12 -  
13 - 1L13 11:25 King’s Cross - Harrogate.
14 - 0B01 (noted Grantham 13:24).
15 - 1L33 17:05 King's Cross - Harrogate, "The Yorkshire Pullman".
16 - 1N08 09:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
s17 -  
18 -  
19 -  
20 -  
21 - 1A04 07:20 Bradford - King's Cross, "The Bradford Executive".
22 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.2 power unit 422 Dowty pump drive defective - 422 replaced by 444.
23 - Doncaster Works.
s24 - Doncaster Works.
25 - Doncaster Works.
26 - Doncaster Works.
27 - Doncaster Works.
28 - Released from Doncaster Works.
1A20 11:30 Leeds - King's Cross.
1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
29 - 1N08 09:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
30 -  
s31 - 1A40 20:20 Newcastle - King's Cross.

April

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1 -  
2 - 1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
3 - 1S66 20:15 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
4 -  
5 - 1S32 12:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
6 - 1A28 15:25 Leeds - King's Cross.
s7 -  
8 -  
9 - 1L05 09:40 Peterborough - Leeds.
(1A26 13:55 Leeds - King's Cross).
1L33 17:05 King's Cross - Harrogate, "The Yorkshire Pullman".
10 -  
11 -  
12 - 1S16 08:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh, to Peterborough (engine failure).
13 -  
s14 -  
15 - 1N10 11:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A32 17:00 Newcastle - King's Cross.
16 - 1A04 07:20 Bradford - King's Cross, "The Bradford Executive".
1L13 11:25 King’s Cross - Harrogate.
17 -  
18 - 1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
19 - 1N08 09:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A30 15:05 Newcastle - King's Cross.
20 -  
s21 -  
22 -  
23 -  
24 -  
25 -  
26 - 1S16 08:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
27 - 1N10 11:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A30 15:05 Newcastle - King's Cross.
s28 -  
29 -  
30 - 1L03 07:55 King's Cross - Bradford.

May

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1 -  
2 - (1A15 09:12 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman").
3 -  
4 - 1A28 15:25 Leeds - King's Cross.
s5 -  
6 - New timetable period.
7 - Haymarket TMD.
1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Flying Scotsman" (failed Edinburgh - 47518 forward 20 late).
Haymarket TMD.
Repairs.
1E17 10:45 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
8 -  
9 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.1 power unit 415 crankcase holed, boiler water tank leaking and engine room window broken - 415
replaced by 406. E.T.H. and coolant modifications carried out
.
10 - Doncaster Works.
11 - Doncaster Works.
s12 - Doncaster Works.
13 - Doncaster Works.
14 - Doncaster Works.
15 - Doncaster Works.
16 - Released from Doncaster Works.
17 - 1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
18 -  
s19 -  
20 -  
21 -  
22 -  
23 -  
24 -  
25 -  
s26 -  
27 -  
28 -  
29 - 1A11 08:25 Newcastle - King's Cross.
30 -  
31 -  

June

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1 - 1A22 10:50 Newcastle - King's Cross. 
s2 -  
3 - 1A07 07:20 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Newcastle Executive".
4 -  
5 -  
6 - 1A30 15:10 Newcastle - King's Cross.
7 - 1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
8 -  
s9 -  
10 - 1A15 09:12 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
11 - 1S16 08:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
12 - 1N06 07:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A32 17:00 Newcastle - King's Cross.
13 - 1A36 17:23 Newcastle - King's Cross.
14 -  
15 - 1N08 09:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
s16 -  
17 - 1N06 07:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
18 - 1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
19 - 1N14 11:47 King's Cross - Newcastle.
20 -  
21 - 1N06 07:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
22 - 1S12 07:54 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
1E25 16:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Talisman".
s23 -  
24 - 1S17 10:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman".
25 -  
26 -  
27 -  
28 -  
29 -  
s30 -  

July

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1 - 1S17 10:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman".
2 -  
3 - 1A15 09:12 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman". PIC
4 - 1A02 06:45 Hull - King's Cross, "The Hull Pullman".
1S32 12:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
5 - 1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Newcastle Executive".
6 -  
s7 -  
8 -  
9 - 1N08 09:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
10 -  
11 - 1A07 07:20 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Newcastle Executive".
1S35 14:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
12 -  
13 -  
s14 -  
15 -  
16 - 1N06 07:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
17 - 1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
1E35 20:20 Edinburgh - King's Cross, from Newcastle.
18 -  
19 -  
20 -  
s21 -  
22 -  
23 -  
24 -  
25 -  
26 -  
27 - 1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Flying Scotsman".
s28 -  
29 -  
30 - 1E35 20:20 Edinburgh - King's Cross, (from Newcastle).
31 - 1L33 17:05 King's Cross - Harrogate, "The Yorkshire Pullman". P.Ref

August

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1 -  
2 -  
3 -  
s4 -  
5 -  
6 -  
7 - 1L39 22:50 King's Cross - Leeds.
8 - 1A04 07:20 Bradford - King's Cross, "The Bradford Executive".
9 -  
10 -  
s11 -  
12 -  
13 -  
14 -  
15 -  
16 -  
17 -  
s18 -  
19 - 1E42 23:10 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Night Scotsman".
20 -  
21 -  
22 - 1S72 22:30 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
23 - 1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Newcastle Executive".
24 - (1A17 09:25 Newcastle - King's Cross).
s25 -  
26 -  
27 -  
28 - 1N06 07:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
29 -  
30 -  
31 -  

September

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s1 -  
2 -  
3 - 1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
4 -  
5 -  
6 -  
7 -  
s8 -  
9 -  
10 -  
11 -  
12 -  
13 -  
14 -  
s15 -  
16 -  
17 -  
18 - 1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
19 -  
20 -  
21 - 1S66 20:40 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
s22 -  
23 -  
24 -  
25 -  
26 - 1N06 07:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
27 - 1N25 17:00 King's Cross - Newcastle, "The Tees-Tyne Pullman".
28 - King's Cross Loco.
s29 -  
30 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.2 power unit 444 con rod through crankcase - 444 replaced by 448, No.2 boiler water tank was repaired
as was the boiler mounting pad deck
.

October

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1 - Doncaster Works.
2 - Doncaster Works.
3 - Released from Doncaster Works.
4 - 1S35 14:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
5 -  
s6 -  
7 -  
8 -  
9 -  
10 - 1S42 16:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
11 -  
12 - 1N10 11:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
s13 -  
14 -  
15 -  
16 -  
17 -  
18 -  
19 -  
s20 -  
21 -  
22 -  
23 -  
24 - 1S17 10:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, "The Flying Scotsman".
25 -  
26 -  
s27 -  
28 -  
29 -  
30 -  
31 -  

November

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1 -  
2 -  
s3 - 1N10 11:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
4 - 1S32 12:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
5 - 1S32 12:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
6 - 1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross, "The Flying Scotsman".
7 -  
8 - 1A30 15:10 Newcastle - King's Cross.
9 -  
s10 -  
11 -  
12 -  
13 -  
14 -  
15 -  
16 -  
s17 -  
18 -  
19 -  
20 -  
21 - 1A27 14:10 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
22 -  
23 -  
s24 -  
25 -  
26 -  
27 -  
28 -  
29 -  
30 -  

December

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s1 -  
2 -  
3 -  
4 - 1A40 20:20 Newcastle - King's Cross.
5 -  
6 -  
7 - 1A16 09:52 Harrogate - King's Cross, "The Yorkshire Pullman".
s8 - 1A15 08:40 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
9 -  
10 -  
11 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.1 power unit 406 '5A' piston through crankcase - power units No.1 406 replaced by 455 & No.2 448 removed
in favour of 55022 and replaced by 456. No.1 bogie 9000-37 had fractured swing link studs replaced. Boiler
water tank repairs were carried out and No.1 end lubricating oil tank and radiator elements were cleaned
.
12 - Doncaster Works.
13 - Doncaster Works.
14 - Doncaster Works.
s15 - Doncaster Works.
16 - Doncaster Works.
17 - Released from Doncaster Works.
18 -  
19 -  
20 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.1 power unit 455 aerating and loss of coolant - 455 replaced by 420.

Official release date was 03.01.75.

21 - Doncaster Works.
(1E11 08:55 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, from Edinburgh).
s22 - Doncaster Works.
23 - Doncaster Works.
24 - Doncaster Works.
(JS & NR - 1A09 08:50 York - King's Cross/ JS - 1L22 15:55 King's Cross - Leeds, "The Leeds Executive").
25 - Doncaster Works.
26 - Doncaster Works.
27 - Doncaster Works.
28 - Doncaster Works.
(GS - 0D01, behind Peak arr. West Sidings11:00 - may have re-entered works or 20th should read 28th)
s29 - Doncaster Works.
30 - Doncaster Works.
31 - Doncaster Works.

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