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Vehicle 50039 / 53039


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

27/02/57 New to 40A (Lincoln)
May-73Depot code changeLN (Lincoln)
04/10/87 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
15/05/89 Withdrawn from TS (Tyseley) PTSX

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50039 - original number
53039 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50039 56039 As delivered to 40A - 27th February 1957
50038 56015 50039 Noted 1957
50039 56013 Noted 13/12/80
T233 53039 54024 Noted 26/10/87
T233 53039 54024 Listed at Tyseley - 7th April 1988

No images of the vehicle available.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 13th December 1980

The 12.38 Doncaster - Cambridge dmu passes Whitemoor Jn on December 13th 1980. Class 114 Derby 'heavyweight' set E56013 + E50039 is leading a hybrid Norwich set no. 79 consisting of Class 104 BRCW motor car E50597 and Cravens built Class 105 trailer E56131. Many of the Lincoln allocated class 114s had been repainted and refurbished by this time, but this set is still in BR standard blue. Gerard Fletcher.

DMU

Date: 26th October 1987

Set number: TS233

Recently transferred from Lincoln to Tyseley, set T233 (54024 + 53039) is seen at Llandrinod Wells with 55034 on the rear. They are working the 10:42 Shrewsbury - Llandovery service on October 26th, 1987. Tom Clift.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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