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Vehicle 50792


Class 105

BR Diagram 529

Builder: Cravens
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150hp / Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30353
Diagram: 529

Allocations

Nov-57 New to 5B (Crewe South)
Apr-58 Transferred to 18A (Toton)
4w/e 29/12/62 Transferred to 17A (Derby Etches Park)
Sep-63Depot code change16C (Derby Etches Park)
4w/e 31/05/69 Transferred to 10E (Accrington)
Oct-72 Transferred to 9D (Newton Heath)
May-73Depot code changeNH (Newton Heath)
13/09/81 Withdrawn from NH (Newton Heath) - Continued in non-passenger use for a few months as a 'mobile billboard.'

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50759 59314 50792 As delivered to 5B - November 1957
50759 50792 Noted 27/10/80
50759 50792 Noted 23/11/81
50759 50792 Noted 26/04/82

Modifications

circa early 1975 - AWS fitted

Images:

DMU

Date: April 1958

A 3-car Cravens set in Birmingham New Street with a Derby service in April 1958, M50792 closest. Michael Mensing.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 26th April 1982

"Mobile Billboard" 50759/50792 at Llandudno Junction on the 26th April 1982. Stuart Parkinson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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