February 2021 Yorkshire Class 153s

The month started with ten Class 153 units stabled at various locations in Yorkshire.

On the afternoon of Thursday 4th February 153360 saw use between Huddersfield and Castleford as a chaperon to 150274 which had developed a cab equipment fault. The following day 153301 saw use on the route all day. Subsequently Class 153’s have been occasionally used on the Monday – Saturday morning trains on this route.

Particularly notable was the use late on Friday 12th February of 153331 between Sheffield and Worksop. Also the use of 153332 between Leeds – Sheffield – Nottingham on Monday 22nd February.

Wednesday 24th February

153316 + 150205 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield

153301, 153328, 153351, 153358, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153304, 153332 stabled at Bradford. 153352 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Tuesday 23rd February

153360 + 150205 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield

153315 + 158816 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153315 + 158789 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153301, 153316, 153328, 153351, 153358, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153332, 153352 stabled at Leeds, 153332 moved to Bradford during the day. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Monday 22nd February

153351 + 150205 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield

153332 + 158816 – 2N20 15:48 Leeds – Sheffield, 1Y25 17:06 Sheffield – Nottingham, 1Y28 18:17 Nottingham – Sheffield, 2N29 19:15 Sheffield – Leeds

153315 + 158871 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153301, 153316, 153328, 153358, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153352 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Sunday 21st February

153301, 153316, 153328, 153351, 153358, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153332, 153352 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Saturday 20th February

153363 + 150218 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield, 2W04 08:35 Huddersfield – Bradford Interchange, ???? – ??.?? Bradford Interchange – Huddersfield

153352 + 158906 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153315 + 158843 – 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford, moved to Huddersfield during the day. 153301, 153351, 153360 stabled at Huddersfield 153316, 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Friday 19th February

153316 + 158909 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153352 + 158906 – 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield 153315, 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Thursday 18th February

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield 153315, 153332, 153352 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Wednesday 17th February

153352 + 158787 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield 153315, 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Tuesday 16th February

153352 + 158901 – 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield – 153316 ran ecs to Manchester during the day along with 153331 from Sheffield. 153315, 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153331 stabled at Sheffield – ran ecs to Huddersfield during the day and then to Manchester with 155316. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Monday 15th February

153352 + 158796 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153315, 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Sunday 14th February

153328, 153358 stabled at Bradford/Leeds. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153315, 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Saturday 13th February

153332, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153315, 153328 stabled at Leeds. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Not known when but 155328 and 153332 had swapped locations by 14th February.

Friday 12th February

153304 + 158867 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153304 + 158907 + 153307 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153331+150269 – 2P39 2243 Sheffield – Worksop, 2P40 2321 Worksop – Sheffield. NB – Class 150 identity not confirmed.

153332, 153358 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153315, 153328 stabled at Leeds. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Thursday 11th February

153307 + 158794 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153304 + 158867 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford, ran ecs to Leeds during the day. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153332 stabled at Leeds, ran ecs to Bradford during the day. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Wednesday 10th February

153304 + 158905 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds

153316 + 150272 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153332 stabled at Leeds. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Tuesday 9th February

153332 + 158795 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds

153351 + 150269 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Monday 8th February

153332 + 158815 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153332 + 158905 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Sunday 7th February

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Saturday 6th February

153332 + 158795 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153363 + 150210 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153360 stabled at Huddersfield. 153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Doncaster.

Friday 5th February

153358 + 158907 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153301 + 150210 – 2062 07:03 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2063 07:58 Castleford – Huddersfield, 2O80 1603 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2O81 1658 Castelford – Huddersfield, 2O84 1803 Huddersfield-Castleford, 2O85 1858 Castleford – Huddersfield

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153316, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield, during the day 153330 ran ecs to Doncaster.

Thursday 4th February

153358 + 158907 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153360 + 150274 – 2O80 1603 Huddersfield – Castleford, 2O81 1658 Castelford – Huddersfield, 2O84 1803 Huddersfield-Castleford, 2O85 1858 Castleford – Huddersfield.

153315 + 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153316, 153351, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Wednesday 3rd February

153317 + 158909 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153317 + 158872 – 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield, during the day 153307 went ecs to Newton Heath & 153316 came ecs from Newton Heath. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Tuesday 2nd February

153324 + 158815 – 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Monday 1st February

153332 + 158906 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria

153315, 153328 stabled at Bradford. 153301, 153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153324 stabled at Leeds. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Please contact Peter Hall with any additional information.

Last updated: 24th February