Builder: Pressed Steel
Type: High Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30548
Class 117 L417 in a rather chilly Reading station on the 16th January 1985. 54A South Dock.
Class set L417 passes the former Southall depot in April 1985. Stuart Mackay Collection.
Class 117 DMS 51396, set number L417, is seen after overhaul and repaint into Network South East livery by Doncaster Works at Tyseley on 13.09.1986. It was being delivered back to Reading. Andy Cole.
NSE-liveried L417 at Oxford on the 16th April 1991. DMS 51396 has had a replacement cab roof dome. Mike Cooper.
51396 is receiving some attention at Reading after arriving from Redhill in 1993. John Law.
Set L720. With a Class 116 roof dome (or a complete Class 116 cab?), this is Class 117 DMS 51396. It is partnered with 51354 (see image 7845), and taken at Bedford Midland in November 1996. Stuart Mackay Collection.
Class 117 set L720 (51354 + 51396) in Bedford Midland in November 1996. Stuart Mackay Collection.