Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30446
The 11.48 Barry Island to Treherbert service calls at Cardiff Central 6/8/79. Class 116 dmu set C332, W51134 + W59444 + W51147. Note the cab end has one cut and one oval buffer. Gerard Fletcher.
Set C332 sits at Cardiff Central in 1987, with 51134 closest. Shayne Lewis.
Two two-car Class 116 sets C392 and C393 (51134 + 51147 and 51128 + 51141)are seen in Cardiff Central with a Penarth service on August 30th, 1988. Hamish Stevenson.
51134 leads 51147 2-car C392 into Cardiff Central on 3/1/89. Norman Cross.
51134 (C392) at Merthyr Taa with the 15:07 to Penarth, 23rd January 1992. The center car is Class 108 59387. Gazza Prescott.
51134 brings up the rear of the Cardiff Valleys Farewell Tour and is pictured in the Garw Valley on 26/9/92. Mac Winfield.
C392 heading for Neath on the 26th September 1992, working the Cardiff Valleys Farewell Tour. Mac Winfield.
Class 116 51134, set number C392, is seen at Tyseley on 18.10.1992 having been transferred up from Cardiff. It had yet to receive a Tyseley set number and a centre car. Andy Cole.
51147 + 59444 + 51134 in Bristol Temple Meads station on the 6th October 1958. It's working an Avonmouth service, this is the first day of diesel services on the line. Stuart Mackay Collection.
The 15:45 Caerphilly - Cardiff Bute Road service is seen at Cardiff Queen Street station on September 2nd, 1988, formed of C392 (W51147 + W51134). Hamish Stevenson.
Saturday morning on June 8 1991 at Handborough station on the Cotswold Line delivers C392 (51147 + 51134) working the 07:52 Hereford-Oxford. The provision of a Welsh 116 was a somewhat interim offering, at the time of this picture, it was anticipated that as Class 158s were delivered, they would release 150/156s onto the route, pending delivery of the Networker Turbos. In January 1965 Handborough was the destination of Winston Churchill’s funeral train. Mel Holley.
Class 116 set C392 (W51147 + W51134) at Cardiff on 21.08.91. Surface Stock.