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Vehicle 52049


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

Images:

DMU

Date: 14th September 1986

Set number: BX490

Class 108 set no. BX490 formed DMCL 52049 (nearest), TSL 59390 and DMBS 51927 running a Peak Rail Rambler Sunday service (1L94) at New Mills Central on a rainy 14/Sep/1986. Robert Chilton.

DMU

Date: circa 1992

Set number: T069

Class 108s in CF Booths scrapyard in Rotherham, including a vehicle from T069 on the left (presumably 52049). Circa 1992. Robert Frise Collection.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 31st August 1985

Set number: BX490

With the blind already set for the return journey, Buxton "White Roofed" allocated Derby built 1960 class 108 dmu BX490 (M51927 + M59390 + M52049) rolls into Manchester Piccadilly, with a service from Buxton on 31st August 1985. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 29th November 1985

Set number: BX490

Buxton "White Roofed" allocated Derby built 1960 class 108 dmu BX490 (M51927 + M59390 + M52049) is seen climbing up through Bridgemont with a Manchester Piccadilly-Buxton service, the Furness Vale distance signal can be seen behind the train. 29th November 1985. Andrew J Crowther.

DMU

Date: 18th March 1991

Set number: T069

T069 M53050 + M52049, 2H03 13:20 Buxton to Piccadilly, deputising for a 150 at New Mills Newtown, 18-3-91. Kevin Dowd.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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