DB968003 (ex D8203)

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DB968003 was the only one of the former Class 15s not to have a spell away from GN and GE territory. It was photographed at Holloway Carriage Sidings, a location where one was regularly deployed, on 10th December 1973   David Mant

   Converted to ETS generating unit in 1969 and used in the GN & GE areas. Scrapped at Colchester in 1981.

Sightings for DB968003

LocoLocationDateSeen by
As D8203Doncaster Works21/08/1969Tom Dovey
As D8203Doncaster Works12/10/1969Philip Cartwright
DB968003Doncaster Works02/11/1969Dave Mant
DB968003Doncaster Works (station area sidings)06/11/1969Kevin Luke
DB968003Cambridge UGL13/11/1969RO Page 30 1970
DB968003Hornsey carriage sidings30/11/1969RO Vol. 40 No. 492 Feb 1970 p. 60 (bottom right)
DB968003Doncaster Works (Photo)13/12/1969RM Page 155 1970
DB968003Finsbury Park Depot25/01/1970Keith Gunner
DB968003Hornsey Depot03/05/1970Guy Tritton, Philip Cartwright
DB968003Finsbury Park Depot30/07/1970Robert Mullins
DB968003Finsbury Park Depot08/11/1970Guy Tritton, Philip Cartwright
DB968003Finsbury Park Depot17/02/1973Hugh Searle
DB968003Holloway Carriage Sidings10/12/1973Dave Mant
DB968003Colchester Depot03/03/1974Graham Taylor
DB968003Holloway Carriage Sidings28/05/1974Keith Gunner
DB968003Holloway Carriage Sidings17/06/1974Keith Gunner
DB968003Stratford Depot05/10/1974Stewart Hookins
DB968003Holloway Carriage Sidings28/04/1975Guy Tritton
DB968003Finsbury Park Depot29/06/1975Peter Hall
DB968003Holloway Carriage Sidings04/10/1976Paul Green
DB968003Bounds Green Depot17/11/1976Peter Hall
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot02/07/1977Tony Willmore
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot02/07/1977Paul Green
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot26/07/1977David Smallwood
ADB968003Finsbury Park08/08/1977eastwestdivide
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot15/08/1977Alan Lea
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot23/08/1977Peter Hall
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot17/09/1977Rail-Online.co.uk (photo)
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot19/11/1977p.69 2/78 RO
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot28/12/1977Paul Green
ADB968003Finsbury Park Depot19/02/1978Paul Green
ADB968003Stratford Depot30/03/1978Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Stratford Depot02/04/1978Steve Philpott
ADB968003Stratford Depot02/04/1978Paul Green
ADB968003Stratford Depot01/05/1978Paul Green
ADB968003Stratford Depot06/05/1978Brian Robertson
ADB968003Stratford Depot03/06/1978Kevin Luke
ADB968003Stratford Depot18/06/1978Mark Nichols
ADB968003Stratford Depot03/07/1978Jerry Glover
ADB968003Stratford Depot17/07/1978David Smallwood
ADB968003Stratford Depot12/08/1978Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot08/12/1978Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot10/02/1979Paul Green
ADB968003Colchester Depot11/02/1979p.205 5/79 RO
ADB968003Colchester Depot24/02/1979Graham Taylor
ADB968003Colchester Depot25/03/1979Kevin Law
ADB968003Colchester Depot07/04/1979Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot28/05/1979Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot31/05/1979Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot14/07/1979Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot17/07/1979Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot15/08/1979Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot15/08/1979Rail-Online.co.uk (photo)
ADB968003Colchester Depot19/08/1979Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot31/08/1979Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchhester Depot08/09/1979Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot10/10/1979Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot17/11/1979Paul Green
ADB968003Colchester Depot03/12/1979Chris Tolley
ADB968003Colchester Depot11/01/1980Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot29/03/1980Kevin Law
ADB968003Colchester Depot03/04/1980Chris Tolley
ADB968003Colchester Depot28/04/1980Martyn Hilbert
ADB968003Colchester Depot28/04/1980RM Page 400 Aug 1980
ADB968003Colchester Depot03/05/1980Kevin Watson
ADB968003Colchester Depot27/05/1980Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot25/09/1980Brian Cuttell
ADB968003Colchester Depot13/12/1980Kevin Law
ADB968003Colchester depot21/02/1981Paul Green
ADB968003Colchester Depot18/04/1981Andrew Dodgson
ADB968003Colchester Depot (Break Up)09/10/1981Rail Nov/Dec 81 page 50