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Vehicle 51559 / 78721


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:

51559 - original number
78721 - from Aug-84 (single engine conversion)

Images:

DMU

Date: 30th July 1978

E51559 + E59107 + E51549 + E51554 + E59529 + E51546 seen at Lancaster on the 30th July 1978. Robert Frise.

DMU

Date: 28th July 1984

E51559 in Doncaster Works, 28/7/84. During this visit it was converted to a single-engine power car and would emerge as E78721. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 7th October 1986

E78721+E78963 depart Leeds with a service for Goole on the 7th October 1986. Kevin Law.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 9th August 1979

Carnforth, the 9th August 1979. On train on the left is formed E50035 + E56008 + E50289 + E59531 + E51559 (Class 114 & 101/111). On the right is M56475 + M50784 + M56129 + M50374. Robert Frise.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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