Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30259
50200 - original number
53200 - from Feb-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977901 - from May-93 (departmental stock)
Sandite / Route Learner From 5/93 to 6/99. Carried set number 994 / 960994
53200 and 54091 at Thornaby on 12/6/83. Jerry Glover.
53200 + W51530 arrive at Laira TMD on an early afternoon open day shuttle from Plymouth, 15-9-91. Kevin Dowd.
Class 101 DMBS 53200, set number P870, is seen at Gunnislake at the end of the branch line on 10.08.1992. This was allocated to Laira at the time. Andy Cole.
Out of use sandite 977901 seen at Lonsight from a passing train on April 24, 2001. Surface Stock.
37078 is at the front of 51440, 51497, 53200 & 54075 at Thornaby, 8th October 1986. Jerry Glover.
Class 108+101 P870 (53638 + 53200) after arrival at Paignton with the 14.45 from Exeter Central on 28-04-1989. We had travelled on this train from Exeter, in the front (ex 1st class) compartment, very comfortable. Gordon Thomson.
51530 + 53200 are seen passing Washwood Heath with a working to Birmingham New Street on 22.02.1993. They had not long been transferred up from Laira, and still carried its LA set number (870). Andy Cole.