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Vehicle 51439 / 55941


Class 101

BR Diagram 523

Builder: Met-Camm
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30500
Diagram: 523

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

51439 - original number
55941 - from Mar-87 (parcels conversion) - number allocated 3/87 but never carried

Images:

DMU

Date: 22nd January 1978

Class 101 DMBS 51439 seen paired with Class 105 DTC 56136 at Longbenton, 22/1/78. They are heading in the South Gosforth direction, the chimney on the left is believed to be part of the Lucozade factory. Ian Francis.

DMU

Date: 22nd September 1986

In "Express Parcels" use, E51439 is seen at Leeds on 22/9/86 working with E53362. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 30th December 1987

Parcels Class 101 51439 + 53221 with a 114 set at Leeds on 30/12/87. Rex Holt.

DMU

Date: 14th April 1990

Class 101 parcels vehicle E51439 at Snailwell on April 14, 1990. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 22nd January 1978

A Cravens set, with 56136 at the rear (and 51439), is seen departing from Manors, 22/1/78. Ian Francis.

DMU

Date: 22nd September 1986

E53362 and E51439 in "Express Parcels" use Leeds on 22/9/86. Malcolm Clements.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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