The Old Oak - Wolverton ECS turns,

Part 2. the gen

5M44 and 5V06 rumbled over Bletchley flyover twice a week or so from 1968 to 1984

and below are 63 recorded working for you to enjoy. Thanks to "RPS" for much of this

unique gen.

12048431117webr.jpg

 

7061.....020568

1002....090568

844.....060668

7061.....280869

5535 (later 31117).....130870

5539 (later 31121).....220471

1553 (later 47437).....010771

1599 (later 47558).....030172

5687 (later 31259).....210872

1679 (later 47093).....290173

5530 (later 31112).....120273

5535 (later 31117).....120373

5535 (later 31117).....070573

5685 (later 31257).....070673

5535 (later 31117).....130873

5684 (later 31256).....221173

5535 (later 31117).....210174

5535 (later 31117).....210274

7093.....160474

31415....010774

31415....120874

1037......030974

1044......050974

47081....190974

31416....031074

31413....211074

31413....191274

31413....170275

31413....170375

31413....240375

31413....230475

31413....280475

47013....160675

31117....270875

31415....010975

31231....220975

31110....131075

31257....161075

31414....171175

31117....050176

31121....301276

31118....210277

31257....070477

31118....130677

31257....110777

31414....080977

31123....101177

31117....060278

31121....260378

31118....010678

31121....230479

31118....260679

31118....260779

31273....040280

47066....070380

31121....210480

47377....021080

31105....011280

31415....221081

31319....240383

47102....230683

47078....010484

31117....120484

12048431117webr.jpgThanks to Mark Beal for this nostalgia rich view of 31117 at Wolverton with the ex works ECS bound for Old Oak Common back on April 12th 1984.

See more of Mark's superb photo collection at https://www.flickr.com/photos/123278809@N03/

OOC - Wolverton ECS -The Stats

Hydraulics, 844, 1002, 1037, 1044, 7061, 7093, (6)

Class 47s, 47013, 47066, 47078, 47081, 47093, 47102, 47377, 47437, 47558, (9)

Class 31's ..at least

31105, 31110, 31117, 31118, 31121, 31123, 31231, 31256, 31257, 31259, 31273, 31319,

31413, 31414, 31415, 31416 (16)

and the most regular performer was 31117 with 10 workings between 1970-84

Any more Wolverton ECS memories out there?

Link to OOC - Wolverton ECS Part One

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