Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30601
51903 - original number
977808 - from Oct-92 (departmental stock)
Sandite / Route Learner From 10/92 to 10/95. Carried set number LO906
Class 108 DMBS 51903 at Longsight TMD on 30 November 1986. S Gaskell.
By the date of this picture, Saturday April 26 1992, LO286 (51903 + 54267) was one of the few remaining first generation DMUs left working in the north west. It departs from Wigan Wallgate with the 12:04 Wigan Wallgate-Manchester. The trailer car was notable for still retaining tungsten lighting. Mel Holley.