Type: Cross Country
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: BR Standard
Engines: AEC 150hp
Lot Number: 30422
A Par to Newquay service reaches its destination on 25/9/76. The Signalbox and most of the layout would disappear 12 months later. Class 119 set P583 is presumably formed of 51097 + 59428 + 51069. Stephen Burdett.
Class 119 set L583 (presumably 51097 + 59428 + 51069 about to enter Newbury Racecourse station circa early 1980s. Steve Davies Collection.
B583, led by 51097, during a stop at Moreton-in-Marsh in November 1983. Mike Cooper.
GRC&W Class 119 W51097 (B583) awaits departure from Moreton-in-Marsh, November 1983. Mike Cooper.
B583 emerging from the tunnel at Gare Junction on the 27th October 1984. Steve Davies Collection.
Class 119 DMS W51097 at Snailwell on January 1989. Surface Stock.
B583 departs from Moreton-in-Marsh in November 1983. W51097 is the far-away vehicle. Mike Cooper.
Class 119 C583 (51069/51097) at Llanishen station, North Cardiff, circa 1989. Mac Winfield.