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Vehicle 50968 / 53968


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: 30465
Diagram: 543

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50968 - original number
53968 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

A Class 108 set at Leeds in the late '80s, with DMBS 53968 closest. Bob Clay.

DMU

Date: 30th December 1987

53968 and 54251 await departure from Leeds station with a Carlisle service on December 30th, 1978. Rex Holt.

DMU

Date: 9th July 1988

Class 108 53968 is seen stabled at Tyseley on 09.07.1988. Andy Cole.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 30th July 1978

E50140 (+ E59087 + E59094 + E51514) sits beside M56251 (unseen are M50968 + M50955 + M56234) at Lancaster. The 101 is on the Lancaster - Morecambe shuttle, the 108 to Millom (Cumbrian coast), 30/7/78. Robert Frise.

DMU

Date: 31st July 1978

M50956 at the head of M56238, M50965, M56248, M50968 and M56251 at Windermere on the 31st July 1978. Robert Frise.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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