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Barrow Hill Open Day Class 03 Shuttles

A distinguishing feature of the Barrow Hill Open Days of the 1970s and early 1980s was the shuttle train utilising one of the depots Class 03s. Below are listed the known dates of the Barrow Hill Open Days and the Class 03 used on that days shuttle. Dates of any other Open Days and which Class 03s were used for the shuttle and were on static display would be very much welcomed.

DateShuttle 03Other comments
14th September 1969? D2045 + D2062 + HS4000 on display
27th September 1970 D2045D2062 + HS4000 + BLUE PETER on display
26th September 1971D2129D2045 on static display
3rd September 1972D2389PRINCESS ELIZABETH on static display
22nd September 19740318903129 and FLYING SCOTSMAN on static display
8th October 19780318903129 on static display
7th October 1979 0312903189 on static display
5th October 1980 0312903189 and MAUDE on static display
4th October 1981 0318903129 on static display
3rd October 1982 03129 Last Class 03 Shuttle

Where any Open Days held before 1969 and in 1973, 1975, 1976 and 1977?

  
   03189 on the Barrow Hill Open Day shuttle of 4th October 1981   Peter Hall

Class 03s allocated to Barrow Hill were:-



Locomotives
D2045/0304512/68 1/74
D2062 12/69 10/70
D2088 12/68 - 12/70
D2129/03129 12/68 3/83
D2166 3/73 11/73
D2189/03189 12/68 10/81
D2389/03389 12/68 11/76


Allocation summary
12/68 12/69 D2045, D2088, D2129, D2189, D2389
12/69 10/70 D2045, D2062, D2088, D2129, D2189, D2389
10/70 12/70 D2045, D2088, D2129, D2189, D2389
12/70 3/73 D2045, D2129, D2189, D2389
3/73 11/73 D2045, D2166, D2129, D2189, D2389
11/73 - 1/74 D2045, D2129, D2189, D2389
1/74 11/76 03129, 03189, 03389
11/76 10/81 03129, 03189
10/81 3/83 03129

Peter Hall
7 Barnes Avenue, Dronfield Woodhouse, Dronfield, S18 8YF
01246 412629
07870 450 903
e-mail: Peter Hall

Peter Hall
7 Barnes Avenue, Dronfield Woodhouse, Dronfield, S18 8YF
01246 412629
07870 450 903
e-mail: Peter Hall

last updated: 14/10/16