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Vehicle 50159 / 53159


Class 101

BR Diagram 620

Builder: Met-Camm
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30253
Diagram: 620

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50159 - original number
53159 - from Aug-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: 101322

Class 101s inside Ayr shed, circa 1982. Andrew McConnell.

DMU

Date: 1st October 1987

Set number: 101322

Recently transferred from Scotland, set 101322 consisting of SC53159 + SC59069 + SC51250 at Newcastle on 1/10/87, receiving attention from fitters. Unusually, the leading vehicle retains the top marker light above the destination blind - these were usually removed upon refurbishment in late 1970s / early 1980s. Graeme Phillips Collection.

DMU

Date: 4th June 1988

Set number: 101322

Class 101 DMS 53159, set number 101 322 had recently been transferred down from Scotland. It is seen at Tyseley on 04.06.1988. Andy Cole.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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