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Vehicle 52043


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

52043 was involved in the following incident(s):


12/3/79 - Sheffield

Collision involving Class 108 / Class 123

8:17 Chesterfield to Sheffield formed E52102/E59826/E52093 ran away at Heeley, entered Sheffield station at speed and collided with empty DMU M52043/M51923. The brakes on the 8:17 failed due to inadequate maintenance of brake cylinders at Hull Dairycoates.


Images:

DMU

Date: 24th October 1987

Class 108 DMS 52043 sits next to former ScR EMU 303 049 at Manchester Piccadilly on Saturday 24 October 1987. Mel Holley.

DMU

Date: 13th March 1993

52043 C.F.Booths, Rotherham 13-3-93. Kevin Dowd.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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