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12 Dec 53

21:06 express passenger to Edin, 60531. 03:00 papers ex Waverley, 42866*. A Pringle *diary entry smudged see www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

07 Feb 65

Rest. Appointed driver from 8th February 1965. Shed duty for 3 weeks. jimhoskinsdiaries.co.uk/mad...

11 Aug 65

11:50 spare. Conduct 1Z22 to Laurencekirk, D5310 plus inspection coach. Home pass to Dundee via Perth. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

27 May 68

Pilot duty, D2414. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

19 Jul 70

Rest. Lochty railway & Kingsbarns. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

30 Jun 73

06:00 loco prep, 5357/3930/3893. J Kerwin. 60009 at Dundee, photos from pilot & at Esplanade. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

26 Oct 75

Booked turn. 21:05 1E43 to Edin, 1 hour late due to smash at Lunan. 01:34 7L03 ex Millerhill - no traction details. T Moran www.railwaysarchive.co.uk/d...

18 Jun 76

02:05 failed at Dysart, pass to Aberdeen. 06:28 6B89 ex Aberdeen, 40186. Photos of 47418 at Dundee after Laurencekirk smash. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s... www.class47.co.uk/c47_numbe...

25 Jul 76

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

30 Aug 77

Rest day. Long service award. jimhoskinsdiaries.co.uk/35_...

14 Jun 80

Pass to Kirkcaldy 19:20. Conduct SRPS special Ladybank-Dundee, 37016. Perth men. www.sixbellsjunction.co.uk/...

25 Oct 80

07:00 2G22 to Edin, 50260/50176+ 51251/50148. 09:25 2L32 ex Edin, 51224/50243. 11:25 2A26 to Arbroath, 12:50 2G42 ex Arbroath, 50268/51245. www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

13 Mar 81

14:55 station pilot, 08761. flic.kr/p/bxNQjk

22 Mar 81

Sunday extra turn. 04:25 1S78 to Aberdeen, 40002. Home pass 09:20 ex Aberdeen. flic.kr/p/bjTXQ9

19 Apr 81

Rest day. 246 Morayshire at Dundee - flic.kr/p/bxNeFH

05 May 81

13:07 1A31 to Aberdeen, 47570. 18:20 1G20 ex Aberdeen, 47415. W Mitchell flic.kr/p/bxNQtV

17 May 81

Ballast at Craigo, 40081. 47517 on 16:50 at crossover. flic.kr/p/bxMvfx flic.kr/p/bxMv96 flic.kr/p/bjSCLs

06 Sep 81

On call turn, 12:22. 12:54 1A06 to Aberdeen, 47701. Single line working Carmont - Stonehaven, photo 47185 at Carmont. 17:30 1T46 ex Aberdeen, 47273. R Boyd flic.kr/p/bjDV6L

04 Oct 81

14:00 booked turn. Shed & orders, R McArtney. Picture of minor damage to 40167 at Dundee. www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

11 Oct 81

Extra turn. 09:00 book on. Ballast at Dunnottar, 27109. R Simpson flic.kr/p/bxMvra

15 Oct 81

10:20 6A18 to Craiginches, 27025. 15:35 1T42 ex Aberdeen, 47550. www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

17 Dec 81

09:20 2A20 to Carnoustie, 09:53 2L30 ex Carnoustie, 55000. 11:45 2A26 to Arbroath, 12:36 5L37 to Carnoustie, 13:06 2L37 ex Carnoustie, 13:37 2A32 to Arbroath, 14:23 2L43 ex Arbroath - 55002+55011 throughout. Push/pull failed Dundee East box, 2A32 25 late depart. Photo taken from 55002 at Carnoustie of a push/pull passing on the Up line. flic.kr/p/bjTYaf

18 Dec 81

09:20 2A20 to Carnoustie, 09:53 2L30 ex Carnoustie, 55002+55011. 11:45 2A26 to Arbroath, 12:36 5L37 to Carnoustie, 13:06 2L37 ex Carnoustie, 13:37 2A32 to Arbroath, 14:23 2L43 ex Arbroath - 50175/55007 throughout. 55007/50175 at Carnoustie: flic.kr/p/bjTY4Y flic.kr/p/bjTYeu

07 Mar 82

07:00 Sunday extra turn. Tay Bridge & Wormit ballast/unloading scaffold on bridge, 47086. N McReery flic.kr/p/bxMvvx

29 Apr 82

13:10 1A31 to Aberdeen, 47550. 17:50 1T50 ex Aberdeen, 47701. www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

04 May 82

10:20 6A18 to Craiginches, 27037. 15:35 1T42 ex Aberdeen, 47487. Derailment/smash at Forteviot. www.flickr.com/photos/derek... www.flickr.com/photos/derek... www.flickr.com/photos/derek... www.flickr.com/photos/derek... www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

09 May 82

Sunday extra turn. Double man with G Strachan Inverkeilor/Lunan ballast, 40097. flic.kr/p/bxMvCg

11 May 83

10:28 6A19 to Guild St, 40126. 15:47 1C89 postal ex Aberdeen, 47544. G Cooper jimhoskinsdiaries.co.uk/401...

20 Dec 83

To Buchanan house to see BR solicitor re John Kelly accident 1980. www.scot-rail.co.uk/message...

05 May 84

15:50 ecs to Cowdenbeath, 17:00 2G77 to Edin, 37006 towing 51232/53141. 21:17 2L62 ex Edin, 51526/51795. jimhoskinsdiaries.co.uk/370...

15 Jul 84

15:25 2G75 to Edin, 47049. 19:18 2L** ex Edin, 27018. M Henderson. Derek on board. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

22 Jul 84

Pass to Aberdeen on HST. 20:10 1E44 Nightrider ex Aberdeen, 47608. Derek with me. HST - flic.kr/p/bpyffP 47608 - flic.kr/p/bpygRB

08 Apr 85

18:00 spare. Conduct empty DMU via Perth & Newburgh to Ladybank, home pass. 22:29 5Z31 ecs ex Oban special to Arbroath & back, 27001+27003. 27001 out of fuel East Haven on return trip. www.sixbellsjunction.co.uk/

23 Jul 85

Extra turn. 15:30 2J58 to Edin, 27056. 19:20 2J51 ex Edin, 47011. Derek with me. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...

19 Aug 85

08:00 book on. Montrose goods, 37003 with 4 lime, 3 empty vans. 4 empty lime back home. R Boyd flic.kr/p/bjSD9N flic.kr/p/bjSDdm

05 Oct 85

04:30 spare. Conduct Fort William Explorer to Arbroath then Inverkeithing, 37111. www.sixbellsjunction.co.uk/...

20 Mar 86

16:57 6E89 to Millerhill, 47318. 6 car empty DMU to Haymarket. 22:15 2J37 ex Edin, 51451/51539. flic.kr/p/bjSDhL

21 Aug 86

Holiday in Oban - car to Crianlarich, train to Fort william @ 11:44, 14:15 return. 37263 Photo'd at Crianlarich. flic.kr/p/bxMw18 flic.kr/p/bjTYMw

20 Jun 87

08:30 2J06 to Edin, 51520/51456. 13:15 2J01 ex Edin, 53699/53658. Tay bridge centenary, 'Green Arrow' at Dundee. www.flickr.com/photos/derek... www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

16 Oct 87

Pass to Newcastle 10:35 HST (in cab). Collect 150285 for Haymarket. home pass 15:03 ex Edin. flic.kr/p/bxNRwc flic.kr/p/bjTZ1L

28 Jul 88

Sprinter instructor. To Haymarket 08:06 HST ex Dundee. Static training. Photo of multicoloured 350HP shunters. www.flickr.com/photos/derek...

27 May 90

Sunday. Called in for buckshee turn, 07:20 1J56 to Edinburgh, sets 262 + 228. 11:20 1J55 sets 250 + 283. jimhoskinsdiaries.co.uk/fin...

07 Jul 90

Last day of employment. www.scot-rail.co.uk/photo/s...


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