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Diary entries for 25 July

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1950

21:23 baggage to Edin, 00:50 ex Niddrie, 60958 both ways. J Marr
V2

1953

12:25 express passenger to Aberdeen, 16:45 fish ex Aberdeen, 60953 both ways. H Lonie
V2

1957

13:56 to Tayport & return, 16:53 coast - 61404 & return - change over Largo, 61246.
B1

1958

19:10 Starlight special to Edin, 11/353 tons, no loco details. Home pass 23:03 ex Edin. D Doogan

1960

17:14 to Tayport & return, 18:27 to Tayport & return, 20:48 to Tayport & return, 23:20 to Tayport & return. All class 'B', 80090 throughout.
Standard 4 Tank

1961

15:15 spare, no fireman.

1963

13:05 pilot duties, secondman. D2711, T Hope. D2714, I Robertson.
D2/10

1964

19:20 1D** to Perth, 21:05 2D** to Arbroath, 22:34 2K** to Dundee, 51251/51224.
class 101

1966

07:45 spare, conduct Plassermatic Arbroath & Laurencekirk.

1968

08:00 spare. J Smeaton

1972

20:30 depot spare. R Mackie.

1973

12:15 harbour pilot, 2422.
class 06

1974

01:27 7K68 to Millerhill, 05:20 1S70 ex Edin, 47409 both ways. J Adams
class 47

1975

21:55 pilot duty, 08725.
class 08

1976

Rest day. Photo of 40053 from Laurencekirk smash at depot. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/d...
class 40

1977

21:41 cancelled, sat spare.

1978

02:50 8V08 to Thornton, home LE, 26034.
class 26

1979

20:00 spare. 21:12 6K76 to Millerhill, 25010. 02:02 6L03 ex Millerhill, 26038.
class 25 class 26

1980

13:25 2A32 to Arbroath, 14:23 2L43 return, 50185/50242.16:20 2G84 to Edin, 50234/50197. 18:25 2L56 ex Edin, 50144/50254.
class 101

1983

14:21 2G68 to Edin, 27037. 16:17 2L52 ex Edin, 18:21 2G69 to Edin, 27040 both ways. 20:17 2L60 ex Edin, 27037. J Weir
class 27

1984

12:28 2G54 to Edin, 47541. 14:18 2L44 ex Edin, 16:28 to Edin, 27012 both ways. 18:18 2L56 ex /Edin, 27037. G Forbes
class 27 class 47

1985

07:15 2Y21 to Arbroath, 08:10 2Y82 to Perth, 09:25 2Y43 ex Perth, 51228/53148 throughout.
class 101

1986

09:00 spare. 11:45 2Y66 DMU to Perth, home pass 12:26 ex Perth. DMU to station for 15:30.

1988

Sprinter instructor. 08:40 pass to Edin. Train handling. Gale force winds. 150257 ran into tree at beet factory & derailed, both lines blocked. Home pass 11:13 ex Edin.
class 150

1989

Sprinter instruction, Fort William men. Pass 07:00 to Edin. Train handling, 08:27 to Dundee, 10:52 to Edin. 150244. Home pass 13:25 ex Edin.
class 150


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