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Vehicle 50603 / 53603


Class 108

BR Diagram 543

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30406
Diagram: 543

Allocations

11/07/58 New to 51A (Darlington)
w/e 03/01/59 Transferred to 56G (Bradford Hammerton St)
2w/e 30/04/60 Transferred to 55F (Manningham)
4w/e 25/03/67 Transferred to 55H (Neville Hill)
May-73Depot code changeNL (Neville Hill)
22/04/84 Transferred to BG (Hull Botanic Gardens)
11/05/86 Transferred to NL (Neville Hill)
01/02/87 Withdrawn from NL (Neville Hill)

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50603 - original number
53603 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50603 56194 As delivered to 51A - 11th July 1958
50603 56194 Transfer to 55F - 2w/e 30/04/60
50603 56194 Transfer to 55H - 4w/e 25/03/67
50603 56198 Noted 19/05/80
53603 54198 Transfer to BG - 22/04/84 - from NL

Modifications

Nov-74 - AWS fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: 19th May 1980

50603 seen between Mirfield & Thornhill Junction on the 19th May 1980, paired with 56198. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 5th June 1988

Class 108 DMBS E53603 seen in Snailwell on June 5, 1988. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 5th June 1988

Class 108s E53603 (left) and E54190 (right) seen in Snailwell on June 5, 1988. Surface Stock.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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