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Vehicle 51553 / 78719


Class 111

BR Diagram 617

Builder: Met-Camm
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Rolls Royce 180hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30509
Diagram: 617

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

51553 - original number
78719 - from circa Sep-83 (single engine conversion)

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Green liveried Metropolitan-Cammell Class 111 DMCL E51553 sits outside the Works at Doncaster waiting for overhaul and probably repainting into BR blue livery - C.1969. 53A Models of Hull Collection.

DMU

Date: 23rd November 1985

Class 111 DHCL no 78719, formerly 51553 with DHBS 78969, formerly 51544 sit at Doncaster on 23/Nov/1985. Robert Chilton.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 11th May 1990

E78971, 78719, 59144, 51458, 51812 and 51520 are seen outside Vic Berrys on May 11, 1990. Surface Stock.

DMU

Date: 19th July 2000

Set number: 101679

Taking the token at North Llanrwst is the driver of 51553 on 19th July 2000. Ian Buck.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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