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Vehicle 51987


Class 107

BR Diagram 639

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30611
Diagram: 639

Allocations

09/12/60 New to 66C (Hamilton)
2w/e 11/02/61 On loan to 67C (Ayr)
4w/e 26/08/61 Ex-loan back to 66C (Hamilton)
May-62 Transferred to 67C (Ayr)
2w/e 09/06/62 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
w/e 07/07/62 Transferred to 67A (Corkerhill)
4w/e 30/06/67 Transferred to 64H (Leith Central)
w/e 02/09/67 Transferred to 67A (Corkerhill)
May-68 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
May-73Depot code changeHN (Hamilton)
10/01/82 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
29/06/86 Stored U. AY (Ayr)
Aug-86 Reinstated AY (Ayr)
11/07/88 Transferred to ED (Eastfield)
07/07/91 Transferred to HA (Haymarket) PHAX
21/11/91 Withdrawn from HA (Haymarket) PXXZ

Notes

20th September 1986 - Seen in Strathclyde orange & black livery

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


51987 59784 52013 As delivered to 66C - 9th December 1960
51987 59784 52013 Transfer to 67C - 2w/e 11/02/61
51987 59784 52013 Transfer to 66C - 2w/e 09/06/62
51987 59784 52013 Transfer to 67A - w/e 07/07/62
51987 59784 52013 Transfer to 66C - 5w/e 01/06/68
119 51987 59784 52013 Listed at 66C - 1972
51987 59786 51013 Noted 22nd August 1972
133 51987 59784 52013 Listed at HN - mid-May-78
427 51987 59793 52020 Listed at HN - 01/02/81
51987 59797 52017 Noted 6th February 1982
107427 51987 59792 52021 Listed at AY - 17/06/84
107427 51987 59793 52020 Listed at AY - 25/03/85
107427 51987 59793 52020 Listed at Ayr - Summer 1986 - Strathclyde livery
51987 59807 52001 Noted 5th June 1986
107427 51781 59268 51987 Formed at AY p/e 17/09/86 - two vans, 51781 carried C615
51987 59268 51788 Noted 20th September 1986
107427 51987 59791 53670 Formation change - AY - circa Oct-86
107427 51987 59559 53491 Noted 11/10/86
107427 51987 59063 53505 Formation change - circa Dec-86
107427 51987 59049 53160 Noted 28th February 1987
107427 51987 59793 52020 Listed at AY - 23/03/87
107427 51987 59793 52020 Listed at AY - Jan-88
107427 51987 59793 52020 Listed at ED - circa August 1988
107027 51987 52020 Noted 22nd September 1990
107027 51987 52020 Listed at ED - 08/10/90
107027 51987 52020 Listed at HA - Jul-91
107027 51987 Listed at HA - Aug-91
107027 51987 52020 Listed at HA - Nov-91

Images:

DMU

Date: circa Sep-86

Set number: 107427

107 427 rolls into Johnstone. Undated, but the 120 centre car probably means this was circa September 1986 when 51987 ran with 59268 and 51781. Andrew McConnell.

DMU

Date: 26th April 1987

Set number: TS508

Class 115 51897, set number T508, is seen at Tyseley on 26.04.1987 not long after overhaul and repainting into BR blue and grey livery. Andy Cole.

DMU

Date: 25th May 1988

Set number: 107427

Set 107427 departing Lenzie station on 25-05-1988. Gordon Thomson.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 7th September 1986

Set number: C615

51781 was for most of it's life a Scottish vehicle, seen here back in Scotland after several years in Cardiff as can be seen by the set number still carried. Working with Class 120 M59268 + Class 107 51987, this is officially Ayr set 427. Seen in Glasgow Central station on the 7th September 1986, ready to work the 14:05 to Ayr. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 11th October 1986

Set 427 (53491 + 59559 + 51987) with the 10:35 Glasgow Central - Edinburgh at Curriehill on the 11th October 1986. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 20th June 1987

Set number: 107427

In the bright and attractive orange / black Strathclyde P.T.E. livery, 107427 (presumably 52020 + 59793 + 51987) awaits departure time at Kilmarnock with the 10.45 to Glasgow on 20-06-1987. Gordon Thomson.

DMU

Date: December 1989

Set number: 107727

107427 (presumably 52020 + 59793 + 51987) is on the rear of a DMU formation heading into the tunnel at Glasgow Queen Street in December 1989. Gordon Thomson.

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: 107027

107027 (presumably 52020 + 51987) heads out of Glasgow Queen Street towards Cowlairs tunnel. Date unknown. Andrew McConnell.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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