close

Sign In


  Remember Me

Not registered?

<- 50230 | 50231 | 50232 ->

Vehicle 50231 / 53231 / 977902


Class 101

BR Diagram 523

Builder: Met-Camm
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30261
Diagram: 523

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50231 - original number
53231 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977902 - from May-93 (departmental stock)

Department Use as DB977902

Sandite / Route Learner From 5/93 to 6/99. Carried set number 994 / 960994

Images:

DMU

Date: 9th August 1995

Set number: 960994

Departmental class 101 sitting in the repair shop at Longsight depot beside 101656 on 9/8/95. Ian Buck.

DMU

Date: 24th April 2001

withdrawn sandite 101 977902 at Longsight depot on April 24, 2001. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 14th June 1987

Set number: 81

Class 101 DMU, Norwich Crown Point set 81 formed of 54050 and 53231 on a dull day at West Runton, 14/Jun/1987. Robert Chilton.

DMU

Date: 12th August 1987

Class 114 E53027 + E54041 and Class 101 54050 + 53231 leave Ely with the 10.13 Cambridge to Peterborough, 12.08.87. Surface Stock.

DMU

Date: 16th July 1992

Set number: 101240

E54388 and E53231 apparently numbered as set 101240, probably meant to be LO240. The vehicles still retained their 'E' prefices and former Norwich set numbers. Robert Chilton.

                                                                                                                                                                             

Vehicle:

© RAILCAR.co.uk 1998 - 2017