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Vehicle 51840


Class 110

BR Diagram 563

Builder: BRC&W
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Rolls Royce 180hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30593
Diagram: 563

Allocations

22/09/61 New to 56G (Bradford Hammerton St)
Oct-61 On loan to 50C (Hull Botanic Gardens)
3w/e 30/12/61 Ex-loan back to 56G (Bradford Hammerton St)
Dec-67Depot code change55F (Bradford Hammerton St)
May-73Depot code changeHS (Bradford Hammerton St)
13/05/84 Transferred to NL (Neville Hill) - Hammerton Street closed
23/02/90 Withdrawn from NL (Neville Hill) PZQZ

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


51820 59704 51840 As delivered to 56G - 22nd September 1961
51820 59704 51840 Transfer to 50C - Oct-61 - on loan
51820 59704 51840 Transfer to 56G - 3w/e 30/12/61 - ex-loan
51434 59809 51840 Noted 13/08/77
51809 59809 51840 Noted 15/05/79
51840 52067 Noted 22/11/87
512 52067 59250 51840 Formation change - NL - Jan-88 - 59250 (ex-508) replaced 59687
52067 59250 51840 Noted 29/01/88
51840 59250 52067 Listed at NL - early Apr-88
412 52067 51840 Formed at NL circa May-88 - from 512 after removing TS
417 52075 51840 Listed at NL - Feb-89
52075 59246 51840 Noted 11/05/89
53211 59246 51840 Noted 09/07/89
NL453 51180 51840 Listed at NL - 05/09/89

Images:

DMU

Date: 9th July 1989

Cleaners stand waiting for this five-car set to stop at Scarborough on 09-07-1989. The front three cars form a hybrid 110/108/101 set (51840 + 59246 + 53211) with 101 set 51458 + 51522 on the rear. Already in the platform is 51184. Gordon Thomson.

DMU

Date: August 1990

Class 110 E51840 at Snailwell in August 1990. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 13th August 1977

On the 13th August 1977 this Hybrid set formed of Class 101 E51434 and Class 110s E59809 + E51840 is seen leaving Carnforth. Robert Frise.

DMU

Date: 15th May 1979

51809 / 59809 / 51840 enter Wakefield Westgate working a Huddersfield shuttle, 15th May 1979. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 29th January 1988

Seen leaving Brightside station is E52067 + E59250 + E51840 - a Class 110 / 108 / 110 hybrid set. It's working the 09:17 Sheffield - Leeds on January 29th 1988. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 9th July 1989

Set number: S803

Set S803 awaits departure from Scarborough on 09-07-1989. I recorded cars 51522 (closest) + 51458, 53211 + 59246 + 51840 (a 101/108/110 hybrid with two vans) making up the train. A fitter has head under the rear of the second vehicle. Gordon Thomson.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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