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Vehicle 50049 / 53049


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: 30459
Diagram: 516

Allocations

26/08/57 New to 40A (Lincoln)
23/06/68 Withdrawn
30/06/68 Reinstated
p/e 22/01/84 Withdrawn - Collison Wrawby Junction 09/12/83.

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50049 - original number
53049 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50049 56049 As delivered to 40A - 26th August 1957
50049 56049 Noted 26/05/66

Images:

DMU

Date: 8th December 1980

A rare visitor to Darlington on 08/12/1980 was this Lincoln based Derby Class 114 unit E50049 + E56025 on a service to York. John Carter.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 28th May 1966

E56049 and E50049 are seen at Sleaford, on the loop from the Lincoln line to the station. They are working the 8.13pm Lincoln to Sleaford on May 28th, 1966. Note the oval buffers, the diagonal stripe on the blue square coupling code, and the dents on the front in the yellow panel. Michael Mensing.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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