80-class - No. 2 Platform - Great Victoria Street station
BREL built 80-class DEMU No. 87 lurks in No. 2 Platform, Great Victoria Street on the day the station closed.
Evident at left is the concrete barrier constructed to prevent passengers arriving from Dublin attempting to escape examination by HM Customs, whose shed can just be glimpsed behind the train.
‚ÄčEntering service in March 1975, 87 survived until stopped on 28 November 2003 with a major engine failure. It was scrapped in May 2005.

Image by The Turf Burner

87 is seen passing through Downshire in the Red & White Livery.

Image by William Ellis


Northern Irish Railways

80 Class Motor Car No 87