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A60, 5050 at Baker Street.1 viewsWith the front end scarred by graffiti removal, A60 5050 rests at Baker Street after arrival from Watford on the 18th February 2012.
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A60 5018 arrives at Baker Street.1 viewsAllsop Place runs parallel to platform 4 at Baker Street, as A60 5018 arrives with a service from Amersham on the 18th February 2012. The buildings above the tunnel are Chalfont Court dating from 1913.
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D Stock DM 7083 arrives at Earls Court.0 viewsD Stock DM 7083 arrives at Earls Court with a District Line service to Tower Hill on February 9th 2013.
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C69 DM 5596 at Earls Court.0 viewsWith the magnificent art-deco Earls Court exhibition hall, built in 1937, as a backdrop, C69 DM brings up the rear of departing Edgware Road to Wimbledon District Line service on February 9th 2013.

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C69 DM 5531 at Earls Court.0 viewsWith a thumbs-up from the driver, C69 DM 5531 brings a Wimbledon to Edgware Road District Line service into Earls Court on February 9th 2013. Earls Court is the hub of the District line, with services radiating to Kensington Olympia, Wimbledon, Ealing Broadway, Richmond, Upminster & Edgware Road.
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D Stock DM 7533 & C77 DM 5719 at Wimbledon.0 viewsTwo District Line services await departure from Wimbledon on February 16th 2013. On the left is D Stock DM 7533 with a service to South Kensington, while the C77 DM 5719 is bound for Edgware Road. The C77 Stock was specifically built for these services as a follow on to the C69 Stock.
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C69 DM 5553 near Latimer Road.0 viewsC69 DM 5553 runs between Ladbroke Grove and Latimer Road whilst working from Kings Cross to Hammersmith on April 20th 2013. The train has just passed over Silchester Road, much of the Hammersmith & City Line from Westbourne Park westwards runs at rooftop level.
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D78 DM 7502 arrives at Ravenscourt Park.2 viewsDM 7502 brings a District Line service from Upminster to Ealing Broadway into Ravenscourt Park on June 7th 2014. The outer platform faces at Ravenscourt Park are used by District Line services only.

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Upminister C2C/District Line.0 viewsArrivals at Upminister under a threatening sky on August 1st 2015. As C2C 357007 arrives with the 16.50 Fenchurch Street to Shoeburyness, D78 7089 brings a terminating District Line service from Ealing Broadway. Alongside, D78 7509 is at the rear of a service to Richmond awaiting departure.Sep 09, 2015
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D78 DM 7046 at Upminister.0 viewsLate afternoon sunlight illuminates the side of D78 DM 7046 at Upminister, with a District Line service to Ealing Broadway on August 1st 2015.Sep 09, 2015
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CO/CP Stock Birds Scrapyard, Long Marston.1 viewsWithdrawn ex-District Line CO/CP Stock was awaiting the call in Birds Scrapyard at Long Marston on October 12th 1981. The car numbers were 53048, 53020, 54348 & 013184. Just visible on the right are two stacked BR Mark I CK coaches, E15838 & 15844. Today scenes like this would not be possible in the obsessive health & safety culture that now prevails.Dec 07, 2014
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CO/CP Stock Birds Scrapyard, Long Marston.1 viewsIn a scene that would give todays Health & Safety brigade a seizure, Pre-war withdrawn CO/CP Stock Cars were stacked at Birds Scrapyard, Long Marston on October 12th 1981. The car numbers were 013184, 54248 & 53020.
The last surviving vintage CO/CP trains were ousted from District Line services in 1981 being replaced by newly-delivered D78 Stock, which has now come to the end of its operational life and is in turn being replaced by new Bombardier S Stock units.
Dec 07, 2014

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A60 5119 at Chesham.1 viewsA wintry scene at Chesham on January 15th 1984. A 4-Car A60 set in original condition has just arrived at the branch terminus following a 3.89 mile run from the bay platform at Chalfont & Latimer on the Metropolitan Main line from Baker Street to Amersham. The nearest car is DM 5119. The station still retained its platform canopy, water tower and disused bay platform.Oct 15, 2014
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S7 DM 21397 departs from Royal Oak.2 viewsAlmost-new-out-of-the-box, S7 DM 21397 trails at the rear of a Hammersmith to Barking service departing from Royal Oak on June 7th 2014.Jun 15, 2014
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D78 DM 7502 arrives at Ravenscourt Park.2 viewsDM 7502 brings a District Line service from Upminster to Ealing Broadway into Ravenscourt Park on June 7th 2014. The outer platform faces at Ravenscourt Park are used by District Line services only.Jun 15, 2014
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1973 DM 890 Tube Stock passes Ravenscourt Park.2 viewsDM 890 (Part of a 3-Car double-ended unit) was at the rear of a Heathrow to Cockfosters Piccadilly Line service, passing through Ravenscourt Park on June 7th 2014. Piccadilly Line services normally pass through here non-stop.Jun 15, 2014

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