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Vehicle 52037


Class 108

BR Diagram 638

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30660
Diagram: 638

52037 was involved in the following incident(s):


19/10/87 - Glanrhyd Bridge, WR

Collision involving Class 108 / Bridge

Info from Bill Read

Class 108 ran onto a bridge which had previously collapsed. M52037 (rear car not identified). 4 persons drowned. Severe flooding had caused an already-weakened support pier to collapse.


Images:

DMU

Date: 31st December 1980

M52037 (paired with M51929) seen at Longsight on the 31st October 1980. Malcolm Clements.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 31st December 1980

M51926 (with M52037 behind) faces another Class 108 painted in refurbished livery at Longsight on the 31st December 1980. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 17th October 1987

Set number: S953

Class 108 unit S953 taken at Swansea Landore on the afternoon of Sunday 17th October 1987, with DMBS 51910 closest, 52037 behind. Nigel Curtis.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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