January 2021 Yorkshire Class 153’s

On a snowy January 2nd 2021 153324+150206 pass through Parkgate with the 2N17 13:15 Sheffield-Leeds. eastwestdivde

The year started with two Class 153’s located in Yorkshire, the third having spent New Year in Carlisle. The midnight locations were: 153316 at Carlisle, 153331 at Skipton, 153378 at Sheffield.

Saturdays have seen some use away from the regular routes. On the 2nd 155316 + 153331 were used on the Penistone line without a chapron, whilst the following week 153307 was used on several Harrogate line trains. 153307 also made an appearance on the Penistone line during the evening of the 14th.

The last use on internal Yorkshire diagrams was on Saturday 16th January. From the 18th January a reduced service operating with one weekday out and back working between Manchester Victoria and Leeds. However, 153363 was used in the late afternoon / evening of the 21st January.


Saturday 23rd January

153359 + 158906 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria.

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

Friday 22nd January

153315 + 158905 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 153315 + 158794 – 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria.

153324 + 153328 Bradford – Halifax – Leeds route learner.

153307, 153351, 153360 stabled at Huddersfield. 153301, 153363 stabled at Leeds, moved ecs to Huddersfield during the day. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Thursday 21st January

153363 + 150211 – 2W18 15:35 Huddersfield – Bradford Interchange, 2W23 16:36 Bradford Interchange – Huddersfield, 2W22 17:35 Huddersfield – Bradford Interchange, 2W27 18:36 Bradford Interchange – Huddersfield, 2W26 19:35 Huddersfield – Bradford Interchange, 2W31 20:36 Bradford Interchange – Huddersfield, 2W30 21:35 Huddersfield – Leeds.

153324 + 153328 Bradford – Halifax – Leeds route learner.

153307, 153351, 153360 stabled at Huddersfield. 153301 stabled at Leeds. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Wednesday 20th January

153324 + 153328 Bradford – Halifax – Leeds route learner.

153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153301 stabled at Leeds. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Tuesday 19th January

153301 + 158817 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds.

153324 + 153328 Bradford – Halifax – Leeds route learner.

153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Monday 18th January

153301 + 158817 – 1J06 09:56 Manchester Victoria – Leeds, 1J19 14:12 Leeds – Manchester Victoria.

153324 + 153328 Bradford – Halifax – Leeds route learner.

153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153330, 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Sunday 17th January

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

Saturday 16th January

153330 + 150268 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153324, 153328 stabled at Leeds. 153331 stabled at Sheffield.

Friday 15th January

153331 + 150210 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153330 + 158787 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds

153307, 153351, 153360, 153363 stabled at Huddersfield. 153324 stabled at Leeds. 153328 stabled at Skipton – moved ecs to Leeds during the day.

Thursday 14th January

153307 + 150211 2B72 21:35 Sheffield – Huddersfield.

153331 + 158904 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds

153324, 153351, 153360, 155363 stabled at Leeds – 153351, 153360, 155363 probably moved ecs to Huddersfield during the day. 153328 stabled at Skipton.

Wednesday 13th January

153316 + 158787 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153328 + 158909 – 2H10 05:17 Leeds-Carlisle ………. 2H78 21:31 Lancaster-Skipton.

153363 + 158868 – 2H29 05:20 Skipton-Lancaster ……….2A35 22:50 Leeds-Knottingley.

153307 + 150275 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153324 + 158796 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds, 2F35 23:18 Leeds-Knottingley.

153360 + 158817 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds.

153351 stabled at Leeds.

Tuesday 12th January

153328 + 158908 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153363 + 158868 – 2H10 05:17 Leeds-Carlisle ………. 2H78 21:31 Lancaster-Skipton.

153351 + 158844 – 2H29 05:20 Skipton-Lancaster ……….2A35 22:50 Leeds-Knottingley.

153324 + 150201 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153328 + 158908 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds.

153307 + 153316 stabled at Leeds.

Monday 11th January

153330 + 158861 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153351 + 158844 – 2H10 05:17 Leeds-Carlisle ………. 2H78 21:31 Lancaster-Skipton.

153328 + 158842 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds.

153363 + 158868 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds.

153307 + 153316 +153324 stabled at Leeds.

Sunday 10th January

155307 + 150275 – 2F00 09:22 Knottingley-Leeds ………… 2A24 21:12 Knottingley-Leeds.

153328 stabled at Sheffield. 153316 +153324 + 153330 + 153351 stabled at Leeds.

Saturday 9th January

153360 + 158868 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153351 + 158792 – 2H29 05:19 Skipton-Lancaster, 2H54 06:48 Lancaster-Leeds, 1M53 09:19 Leeds-Carlisle. 153351 + 158910 2H99 2015 Carlisle – Leeds.

153328 + 150269 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153307 + 158871 2C05 06:49 York – Leeds, 2C90 08:25 Leeds – York, 2C29 10:11 York – Leeds, 2C28 11:29 Leeds – York, 2C94 13:11 York – Leeds.

153330 + 158794 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds.

153316 + 153324 stabled at Leeds.

Friday 8th January

153351 + 158902 – 2H10 05:17 Leeds-Carlisle ………. 2H78 21:31 Lancaster-Skipton.

153324 + 158908 – 2H29 05:20 Skipton-Lancaster ……….2A35 22:50 Leeds-Knottingley.

153360 + 150218 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N29 19:15 Sheffield-Leeds.

153316 + 150215 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds, 2F35 23:18 Leeds-Knottingley.

153307 + 158871 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds and then tookover 1B46 21:18 Blackpool North – York at Leeds.

153328 stabled at Leeds.

Thursday 7th January

153331 + 158860 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153324 + 158908 – 2H10 05:17 Leeds-Carlisle ………. 2H78 21:31 Lancaster-Skipton.

153316 + 150205 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153328 + 158795 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds.

153351 + 158848 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds.

153360 stabled at Leeds.

Wednesday 6th January

153331 + 158860 – 2H29 05:20 Skipton-Lancaster ……….2A35 22:50 Leeds-Knottingley.

153328 + 158789 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153360 + 158794 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds, 2F35 23:18 Leeds-Knottingley.

153324 + 158908 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds.

153316 stabled at Leeds.

Tuesday 5th January

153330 + 158848 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153331 + 158860 – 2H10 05:17 Leeds-Carlisle ………. 2H78 21:31 Lancaster-Skipton.

153360 + 150270 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153316 + 158907 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds, 2F35 23:18 Leeds-Knottingley.

153328 + 158789 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds

Monday 4th January

153324 + 158794 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153316 + 150272 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield.

153331 + 158861 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds, 2F35 23:18 Leeds-Knottingley.

153360 + 158790 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds

153330 stabled at Leeds.

Sunday 3rd January

155324 + 150228 – 2L20 20:47 Sheffield-Leeds.

153316 + 150204 – 2N74 21:31 Sheffield-Leeds.

153331 stabled at Sheffield. 153330 stabled at Leeds.

Saturday 2nd January

153378 + 158792 –2T40 06:32 Brighouse – Leeds / 2J84 07:17 Leeds-Manchester Victoria.

153324 + 150206 – 2N00 05:34 Leeds-Sheffield ……. 2N30 20:48 Leeds-Sheffield. 153316+153331 17:51 Huddersfield-Sheffield (NB – Seemingly as a pair not coupled to a compliant unit in contravention of the regulations).

153330 + 158868 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds

Friday 1st January

153316 + 158786 – 2H85 08:24 Carlisle -Leeds, 2H90 13:18 Leeds-Carlisle, 2H95 16:18 Carlisle-Leeds.

153331 + 158791 – 2H54 06:48 Lancaster-Leeds (started Skipton 08:24) …….. 2A35 22:50 Leeds-Knottingley.

153378 + 150215 2N33 21:15 Sheffield-Leeds, 2F35 23:18 Leeds-Knottingley.

153324 + 158860 – 2I09 19:56 Wigan North Western – Leeds

Please contact Peter Hall with any additional information.

Last updated: 23rd January