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Vehicle 51801

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: 30587
Diagram: 523



Date: 11th May 1981

Set number: B811

Set B811 (with presumably 51801 leading) passes 08 950 at Westbury on May 11, 1981. Steve Davies Collection.


Date: 5th December 1985

Set number: C811

A Met-cam DMU waits in the East bay platform at Reading on a Redhill service on the 5th December 1985. The nearest vehicle in set C811 is presumably 51801. 54A South Dock.


Date: 12th August 1989

Set number: 808

51801 at Snailwell on August 12, 1989. The lower half of the bodyside has been re-painted - in a slightly different color of blue - to hide graffiti still evident in the centre windows. Surface Stock.

The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:


Date: 12th August 1989

Set number: 809

53335 at Snailwell on August 12, 1989. Although unseen it carries its WR set number 809, it had latterly run at Neville Hill with 51801. Surface Stock.


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