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Vehicle 51999


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

11/02/61 New to 66C (Hamilton)
w/e 04/03/61 On loan to 64H (Leith Central)
2w/e 12/05/62 Transferred to 62B (Dundee)
4w/e 05/12/64 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
3w/e 30/04/66 Transferred to 67A (Corkerhill)
30/04/66 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
3w/e 02/07/66 Transferred to 67A (Corkerhill)
Mar-72 Transferred to 66C (Hamilton)
May-73Depot code changeHN (Hamilton)
02/08/82 Transferred to AY (Ayr) - HN closing
29/06/86 Stored U. AY (Ayr)
Dec-86 Reinstated AY (Ayr)
11/07/88 Transferred to ED (Eastfield)
16/05/91 Withdrawn from ED (Eastfield) PXXZ

Notes

22nd March 1983 - 0O00 displayed in headcode box

30th July 1985 - 2B03 displayed in headcode box

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


51999 59796 52025 As delivered to 66C - 11th February 1961
51999 59796 52025 Transfer to 64H - w/e 04/03/61
51999 59796 52025 Transfer to 62B - 2w/e 12/05/62
51999 59796 52025 Transfer to 66C - 4w/e 05/12/64
131 51999 59802 52028 Listed at 67A - Aug-70
145 51999 59796 52025 Listed at HN - mid-May-78
438 51999 59796 52030 Listed at HN - 01/02/81
51999 59805 52030 Noted 12th January 1983
107438 51999 59796 52020 Listed at AY - 17/06/84
107438 51999 59796 52030 Listed at AY - 25/03/85
51999 59803 52030 Noted 12th July 1985
51999 59803 52030 Noted 30th July 1985
107438 51999 59796 52030 Listed at Ayr - Summer 1986
107438 51999 59796 52030 Listed at AY - 23/03/87
107438 51999 59796 52030 Listed at AY - Jan-88
107438 51999 59796 52030 Listed at ED - circa August 1988

Images:

DMU

Date: August 1982

Set number: 107438

107 438 (presumably with 51999 leading) storms past Howwood Signal Box on its way to Glasgow - August 1982. Nice surroundings, G&SWR signal box, semaphore signals, easy (reasonably legal) farm track access and Ayrshire DMUs in full flight. The new A737 has permanently blighted this area. If only I had spent more time here in the '80s... Andrew McConnell.

DMU

Date: 1st August 1982

Set number: 107438

Set 107 438 at Kilmacolm on August 6th, 1982, with Sc51999 closest. John Carter.

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: 107438

107 438 (presumably with 51999 at the front) on a Glasgow - Ayr working passes the golf course at Troon. Undated. Tom Clift.

DMU

Date: March 1988

Set number: 107438

A muddled up set passes by Saughton Junction in April 1987. Alan Rintoul.

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: 107738

107 738 (presumably 51999 + 59796 + 52030) is seen departing from Glasgow Queen Street. Undated. Andrew McConnell.

DMU

Date: 7th February 1990

Set number: 107738

107738 (presumably 51999 + 59796 + 52030) is seen in Dundee station with an Arbroath service on the 7th February 1990. Mike Cooper.

DMU

Date: 4th November 1990

Part side view of the front of Strathclyde PTE liveried 51999. Seen inside the Perth maintenance building adjacent to Perth station. In company of fairly new 158705. Alistair Fyffe.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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