Driving Van Trailer (Class 82)

A mundane but important part of the InterCity network, the Driving Van Trailer or DVT is Britain’s most modern Cab-Car, entering service on the West and East Coast Mainlines throughout the late 1980’s.

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Ambling slowly through Peterborough with the 1G05 Newcastle to London King’s Cross are Virgin Trains East Coast Class 82 DVT, 82229, and Class 91, 91103.

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Departing Peterborough with the 1S23 King’s Cross to Newcastle are Virgin Trains East Coast Class 91, 91109, and Class 82 DVT, 82222.

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Arriving at Peterborough with the 1A10 Leeds to London King’s Cross are Virgin Trains East Coast Class 82 DVT, 82210 and Class 91, 91111 ‘For the Fallen’.

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Chiltern Railways 82304 at London Marylebone

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Taking in the mid-afternoon sun at Birmingham Moor Street is Chiltern Railways Class 82 DVT, 82309, awaiting departure for London Marylebone.

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Departing Peterborough with the 1S23 London King’s Cross to Edinburgh service is Virgin Trains East Coast Class 82, 82212.

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Preparing for departure with the 1H43 to London Marylebone is Chiltern Railways Class 82, 82303.

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Arriving at Peterborough with the 1E14 Edinburgh to London King’s Cross is Virgin Trains East Coast Class 82, 82204.