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Vehicle 50006 / 53006


Class 114

BR Diagram 516

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp / Albion 238hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30209
Diagram: 516

Allocations

20/11/56 New to 40A (Lincoln)
May-73Depot code changeLN (Lincoln)
27/08/87 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
29/07/91 Withdrawn from TS (Tyseley) PTSX

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50006 - original number
53006 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50006 56006 As delivered to 40A - 20th November 1956
50006 56036 Noted 26/11/81
T223 53006 54009 Formed at TS Aug-87 - from LN
53006 54009 Noted 14/10/87
T223 53006 54009 Listed at Tyseley - 7th April 1988
T223 53006 54010 Listed at TS - 01/09/89
T026 53006 54010 New set number at TS - Nov-89 - ex-T223
T026 53006 54010 Listed at TS - 01/12/89
T026 53006 54010 Listed at TS - mid May-90
T026 53006 54010 Listed at TS - Mar-91
spare 53006 Listed at TS - Jul-91

Modifications

circa Dec-86 - AWS fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: 26th November 1981

It is 10.10pm by the station clock and the fume-filled York station is captured during a brief period of inactivity as Lincoln-allocated and Derby 1956-built class 114 unit No.50006-56036 gurgles away in the bay platform 11 forming a late-evening stopping service to Sheffield on 26th November 1981. My overnight on the station was just unfolding with much action to be witnessed over the next 10 hours! Gordon Edgar.

DMU

Date: 1988

Set number: T223

WMPTE lettered Class 114 set T223 (the DMBS is presumably 53006) at Doncaster in 1988. John Law.

DMU

Date: 25th January 1990

Set number: T026

The 14:06 ex-Leamington Spa at Stratford-on-Avon on the 25th January 1990 formed of 53006 + 54010. Hamish Stevenson.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 27th October 1987

Set number: T223

Class 114 set T223 (54009 + 53006) seen at Ely on the 07.20 Birmingham to Cambridge, 27/10/87. Surface Stock.

DMU

Date: 25th January 1990

Set number: T026

T026 (54010 + 53006) reversing out of Stratford-on-Avon station on the 25th January 1990. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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