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Vehicle 50290 / 53290 / 977651


Class 101

BR Diagram 523

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: 30270
Diagram: 523

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50290 - original number
53290 - from Aug-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977651 - from Nov-90 (departmental stock)

Department Use as ADB977651

Sandite / Route Learner From 11/90 to 2/92.

Images:

DMU

Date: 29th November 1980

Set number: 222

Metro-Cammell 3 car set 222 arrives at Markinch on 29th November 1980 with 2L32, the 0925 Edinburgh to Dundee stopping service. Behind the unit can be seen A4 60009 'Union of South Africa' which would be trialled in the yard prior to working an excursion. Bruce Galloway.

DMU

Date: circa 1986

Set number: 101302

Haymarket's 101302 led by Sc53290 (presumably with 59303 + 53197) crosses under the City of Glasgow Union Railway at Salkeld St, Glasgow on a working to East Kilbride - ca 1986. Andrew McConnell.

DMU

Date: 5th July 1986

Set number: 101302

Class 101 DMU set 101 302 (53290 + 59088 + 53175) after arrival in Edinburgh Waverley with the 18:38 from Dunbar on the 5th July, 1986. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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