55008 - 1978

55008 (1977).....55008 (1979)

January

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Deltic Diagrams

s1 -  
2 -  
3 -  
4 -  
5 -  
6 -  
7 - Gateshead TMD.
s8 -  
9 -  
10 -  
11 - 1E11 08:45 Aberdeen - King’s Cross.
12 - 1S33 13:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
13 -  
14 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
Both boiler water tanks leaking, No.2 load regulator oil leak, bogies No.1 9000-17 to be examined & No.2
9000-18 had No.6 traction motor nose suspension pads broken - both boiler water tanks removed, repaired
and refitted, the load regulator was rectified, No.1 bogie 9000-17 had No.1 traction motor nose suspension
pad repaired as were No.s 4 & 6 on No.2 bogie 9000-18
.
s15 - Doncaster Works.
16 - Doncaster Works.
17 - Doncaster Works.
18 - Released from Doncaster Works.
19 -  
20 - 1N27 18:00 King’s Cross - Newcastle, "The Newcastle Executive".
1E40 19:25 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Newcastle.
21 - 1N08 09:00 King’s Cross - Newcastle.
1E13 13:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross, from Newcastle.
1S72 22:30 King’s Cross - Edinburgh (via Stockton, Leamside & Carlisle).
s22 - Haymarket TMD.
1E17 10:30 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, from Edinburgh.
23 -  
24 - Gateshead TMD.
'C' exam.
25 - Gateshead TMD.
0D01 Gateshead - Doncaster.
To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.2 power unit 408 metal particles in oil strainer - 408 replaced by 430.
26 - Doncaster Works.
27 - Doncaster Works.
28 - Released from Doncaster Works.
Doncaster TMD.
s29 - 1S37 09:30 Doncaster - Edinburgh, to Newcastle.
30 -  
31 - 1S35 14:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.

February

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Deltic Diagrams

1 - 1L03 07:50 King's Cross - Bradford.
1A21 11:55 Bradford - King's Cross.
2 - 1S35 14:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
3 - 1N08 09:00 King’s Cross - Newcastle.

1A29 15:55 York - King's Cross.
4 -  
s5 - 1S32 12:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh, to Doncaster (47037 assist from Grantham - 55007 fwd). PIC
6 - To Doncaster Works - Unclassified repair.
No.1 power unit 438 scavenge oil pump defect, oil leak on No.2 load regulator, No.1 load regulator burnt
tips - 438 had a new oil pump fitted and load regulators were repaired
.
7 - Released from Doncaster Works.
8 - Doncaster TMD.
1E20 15:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross, (from Doncaster) (vice HST). P.Ref
1N42 23:55 King's Cross - Newcastle.
9 -  
10 - 1S35 14:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
1E40 19:25 Aberdeen - King's Cross, from Edinburgh.
11 - 1N27 18:00 King's Cross - Newcastle.
s12 - 1A37 17:15 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
13 - 1N08 09:00 King’s Cross - Newcastle.
1E13 13:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross, from Newcastle. PIC
14 - 1S33 13:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
15 - 1E05 09:50 Edinburgh - King’s Cross, "The Flying Scotsman".
16 - 1S33 13:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
17 -  
18 - KX fuelling dispute north-bound Deltic departures stepping back at York.
1S16 08:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh (from York). P.Ref
Haymarket TMD.
s19 - 1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross. PIC
1S43 18:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
20 -  
21 - 1A15 09:20 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
1S42 16:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh, "The Talisman".
22 -  
23 - 1S12 07:45 King's Cross - Edinburgh (vice HST).
24 - 1A07 07:25 Newcastle - King's Cross, "The Newcastle Executive".
1S35 14:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
25 - Gateshead TMD.
s26 -  
27 -  
28 -  

March

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Deltic Diagrams

1 -  
2 -  
3 -  
4 -  
s5 -  
6 -  
7 - 1S67 17:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
8 - Haymarket TMD.
1E01 08:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
9 - 1L22 15:55 King’s Cross - Leeds, "The Leeds Executive".
10 -  
11 - Haymarket TMD.
1E11 08:45 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, from Edinburgh.
1S66 21:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh (via Stockton, Leamside & Carlisle).
s12 - Haymarket TMD.
1E05 10:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
13 - 1A15 09:20 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
1N27 18:00 King’s Cross - Newcastle, "The Newcastle Executive".
Gateshead TMD.
14 - Gateshead TMD.
1L86 13:32 Newcastle - York.
15 - To Doncaster Works - final Intermediate Repair (due 09/03).
Both power units time expired & both main generator flashover damage - power units No.1 438 replaced
by 538 & No.2 430 replaced by 407, bogies No.1 9000-17 replaced by 9000-21 & No.2 9000-18 replaced
by 9000-41 and boiler 1497/J2953 replaced by 1491/J2947
.
16 - Doncaster Works (yard - awaiting stripping).
17 - Doncaster Works.
18 - Doncaster Works.
s19 - Doncaster Works.
20 - Doncaster Works.
21 - Doncaster Works.
22 - Doncaster Works.
23 - Doncaster Works.
24 - Doncaster Works (outside 'tin shop' completely stripped - awaiting removal of asbestos from cabs).
25 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s26 - Doncaster Works (yard).
27 - Doncaster Works (yard).
28 - Doncaster Works (yard).
29 - Doncaster Works (yard).
30 - Doncaster Works (yard).
31 - Doncaster Works (yard).

April

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Deltic Diagrams

1 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s2 - Doncaster Works (yard).
3 - Doncaster Works (yard).
4 - Doncaster Works (yard).
5 - Doncaster Works (yard).
6 - Doncaster Works (yard).
7 - Doncaster Works (yard).
8 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s9 - Doncaster Works (yard).
10 - Doncaster Works (yard).
11 - Doncaster Works (yard).
12 - Doncaster Works (yard).
13 - Doncaster Works (yard).
14 - Doncaster Works (yard).
15 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s16 - Doncaster Works (yard).
17 - Doncaster Works (yard).
18 - Doncaster Works (yard).
19 - Doncaster Works (yard).
20 - Doncaster Works (yard).
21 - Doncaster Works (yard).
22 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s23 - Doncaster Works (yard).
24 - Doncaster Works (yard).
25 - Doncaster Works (yard).
26 - Doncaster Works (yard).
27 - Doncaster Works (yard).
28 - Doncaster Works (yard).
29 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s30 - Doncaster Works (yard).

May

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Deltic Diagrams

1 - Doncaster Works (yard).
2 - Doncaster Works (yard).
3 - Doncaster Works (yard).
4 - Doncaster Works (yard).
5 - Doncaster Works (yard).
6 - Doncaster Works (yard).
s7 - Doncaster Works (yard). PIC
8 - New timetable period (HST service begins).
Doncaster Works (yard).
9 - Doncaster Works (yard).
10 - Doncaster Works (yard).
11 - Doncaster Works (yard).
12 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls - lifted).
13 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
s14 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
15 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
16 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
17 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
18 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
19 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
20 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
s21 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
22 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
23 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
24 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
25 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
26 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
27 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
s28 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
29 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
30 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
31 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).

June

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1 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
2 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
3 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
s4 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
5 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
6 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
7 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
8 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
9 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
10 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
s11 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
12 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
13 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
14 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
15 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
16 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
17 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
Railex 125.
s18 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
Railex 125.
19 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
20 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
21 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
22 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
23 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
24 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
s25 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
26 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
27 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
28 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
29 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).
30 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls - unpainted).

July

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1 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
s2 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
3 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
4 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
5 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
6 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
7 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
8 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
s9 - Doncaster Works (4 bay Crimpsalls).
10 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
11 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls - for units).
12 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls - for units).
13 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
14 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
15 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
s16 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
17 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
18 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
19 - Doncaster Works (paintshop).
20 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
21 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
22 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
s23 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
24 - Doncaster Works (2 bay Crimpsalls).
25 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
26 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
27 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
1N21 08:37 Doncaster - Tyne Yard (test train).
1D21 13:08 Tyne Yard - Doncaster
.
Doncaster Works (weigh house).
28 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
29 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
s30 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
31 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).

August

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1 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
2 - Doncaster Works (weigh house).
3 - Released from Doncaster Works.
1M41 21:50 York - Aberystwyth, to Stockport.
1E24 22:50 Shrewsbury - York, from Stockport
.
4 -  
5 - 1L02 07:45 King's Cross - Leeds.
s6 - 1A40 21:10 Newcastle - King's Cross.
7 - 1L18 18:09 King's Cross - York.
8 - 1A04 06:50 Hull - King's Cross, "The Hull Executive".
9 -  
10 - 1A04 06:50 Hull - King's Cross, "The Hull Executive".
11 -  
12 - 1E05 09:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross. PIC
s13 - 1N03 11:30 King's Cross - Newcastle.
14 -  
15 - 1A15 10:20 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1L15 16:08 King's Cross - York.
16 - 1A10 08:40 Leeds - King's Cross. P.Ref
1N04 13:25 King's Cross - Newcastle.
17 -  
18 - 1N09 19:04 King’s Cross - Newcastle.
19 -  
s20 - Gateshead TMD.
Repairs (TOPS expect OK 22/08).
21 - 1L14 16:04 King’s Cross - Bradford, "The Bradford Executive".
1A41 21:20 Bradford - King's Cross.
22 -  
23 -  
24 -  
25 -  
26 -  
s27 -  
28 -  
29 - Gateshead TMD.
30 -  
31 - Gateshead TMD.

September

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1 - Gateshead TMD.
2 -  
s3 -  
4 -  
5 - Gateshead TMD.
6 -  
7 - 1S24 11:55 King's Cross - Aberdeen , "The Aberdonian" to Edinburgh.
8 - 1L03 09:04 King's Cross - Leeds.
9 - Finsbury Park TMD.
1L18 18:09 King’s Cross - York.
s10 - 1A05 11:50 Leeds - King's Cross (via Featherstone & Askern).
11 -  
12 -  
13 -  
14 -  
15 -  
16 -  
s17 - Gateshead TMD - noted 01:00.
18 - York TMD.
19 - 1S12 07:27 Grantham - Aberdeen, (engineering block Stoke) to Edinburgh (37009 attached Darlington to Berwick).
20 -  
21 - Gateshead TMD.
22 - York TMD.
1S28 13:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh, from York (ex 55013).
23 - Gateshead TMD.
Haymarket TMD (19:00).
s24 -  
25 -  
26 -  
27 - 1A00 05:45 Leeds - King’s Cross (with 47521).
28 -  
29 - 1L15 King's Cross - York, to Finsbury Park (engine failure at Holloway - 47429 forward).
Finsbury Park TMD.
30 - 1N04 13:25 King’s Cross - Newcastle.

October

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s1 -  
2 - 1L15 16:08 King’s Cross - York.
York TMD.
3 - 1S12 05:50 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
4 - King's Cross Loco (noted 10:02).
5 - Gateshead TMD.
Repairs (TOPS expect OK 16:00 05/10)
.
1A40 20:30 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
6 - King's Cross Loco (noted 17:00).
1L17 18:04 King's Cross - Bradford.
7 -  
s8 -  
9 -  
10 -  
11 -  
12 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
13 - 1E05 09:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
1S34 18:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
14 - Haymarket TMD.
1E01 07:05 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
s15 -  
16 -  
17 - 1A40 20:30 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
18 - 1S17 09:00 King’s Cross - Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
1E21 17:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
19 - 1A30 17:30 Bradford - King’s Cross.
20 - 1N04 13:25 King's Cross - Newcastle.
21 - 1L03 09:04 King's Cross - Leeds.
1A20 12:55 Bradford - King's Cross.
1L17 18:04 King's Cross - Bradford, (one engine only).
s22 - 1A03 09:15 Bradford - King's Cross (via Lincoln). P.Ref
1S34 18:00 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
23 -  
24 - 1A33 18:55 Leeds - King's Cross.
25 - 1A29 16:16 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
King's Cross Loco.
26 - 1L15 16:08 King’s Cross - York.
27 - 1A30 17:30 Bradford - King’s Cross.
28 -  
s29 -  
30 - Gateshead TMD.
'C' exam.
31 - 1A15 10:20 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
1L15 16:08 King’s Cross - York.

November

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1 - 1S11 07:30 Leeds - Edinburgh.
2 -  
3 -  
4 -  
s5 -  
6 -  
7 - 1A11 08:20 Newcastle - King's Cross.
8 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
9 -  
10 - 1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
1S70 22:15 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
11 - Haymarket TMD.
1E05 09:00 Edinburgh - King's Cross.

1N07 18:00 King’s Cross - Newcastle.
1S60 20:00 King’s Cross - Aberdeen, from Newcastle to Edinburgh.
s12 - Haymarket TMD.
1E07 12:10 Edinburgh - King's Cross.
PIC
1S70 22:15 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
13 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
1S72 22:30 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
14 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
1S72 22:30 King's Cross - Edinburgh.
15 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
1N11 22:45 King's Cross - Newcastle.
16 - Gateshead TMD.
'B' exam (05:30 - 21:30).
17 - Gateshead TMD.
1A11 08:20 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1Nxx King's Cross - Newcastle.
Gateshead TMD.
Wiring repairs (20:30 - 03:30 (18/11)).
18 - Gateshead TMD.
1A11 08:20 Newcastle - King's Cross.
1S31 15:00 King's Cross - Aberdeen, to Edinburgh.
Haymarket TMD.
s19 - Haymarket TMD.
1E11 10:30 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, from Edinburgh.
20 -  
21 - Peterborough TMD.
22 -  
23 - Haymarket TMD.
24 -  
25 -  
s26 -  
27 -  
28 -  
29 -  
30 -  

December

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1 - 1E01 07:05 Edinburgh - King's Cross (35 down at Newcastle).
1L13 15:45 King's Cross - Leeds, "The Leeds Executive".
1A33 18:55 Leeds - King's Cross.
2 - 1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King’s Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
s3 -  
4 - 1E21 17:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
5 -  
6 -  
7 - Haymarket TMD.
8 - Gateshead TMD.
Repairs - complete 12:00.
1A29 16:16 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
9 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
s10 -  
11 - 1E21 17:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
12 - 1L15 16:08 King’s Cross - York.
York TMD.
1M41 21:50 York - Aberystwyth, to Leeds
.
Holbeck TMD.
13 - 1D57 00:40 Leeds - Doncaster (joins 1A45 22:55 ex N'cle at Doncaster).
1L09 12:45 King's Cross - Bradford.
14 -  
15 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
16 -  
s17 - 1L12 14:40 King's Cross - Leeds.
18 -  
19 -  
20 - 1L09 12:45 King's Cross - Bradford.
1A30 17:30 Bradford - King's Cross.
21 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
22 - Haymarket TMD.
1E14 10:40 Aberdeen - King's Cross, "The Aberdonian" from Edinburgh.
23 - 1E21 17:00 Edinburgh - King’s Cross.
s24 -  
25 -  
26 -  
27 - 5E21 Craigentinny - Edinburgh (for 17:00 - forward by 55016).
28 -  
29 - 1A40 20:30 Newcastle - King’s Cross.
30 - 1A25 15:40 Leeds - King's Cross.
s31 -  

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