Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: AEC 150 hp / Leyland 150hp
Lot Number: 30263
50244 - original number
53244 - from Mar-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
53244 at the front of the 'Norseman' railtour, seen at Bedale on the 18th February 1984. Chris Lings.
The Hertfordshire 'Norseman' railtour at Bedale on the 18th February 1984. The vehicles visible are 53244 + 59084 + 53149 and 53295 + 53150. Chris Lings.
The 'Norseman' railtour at Redmire on the 18th February 1984. The visible vehicles are 53244 + 59084 + 53149. Chris Lings.
53244 during the Eastgate stop of the 'Norseman' tour on 18th February 1984. It was loco hauled tour to Darlington, where the passengers transferred to a 7-car Class 101 formation for the trip to Redmire and Eastgate. Chris Lings.
The 'Norseman' railtour prepares to leave Eastgate for Darlington on the 18th February 1984, with 53244 at the front. Chris Lings.
Set 357 (53244 + 53198) heading into the tunnels at Princes Street Gardens towards Haymarket on the 2nd September 1989. Hamish Stevenson.
The 'Norseman' railtour at Redmire on the 18th February 1984, a 2 + 2 + 3-car formation. From this end the vehicles were 51219 + 53188, 53150 + 53295, 53149 + 59084 + 53244. Chris Lings.
Two car Class 101 set 357 (53198 + 53244) is seen in Stirling station with the 15:42 Edinburgh - Dunblane service on the 28th August 1987. Hamish Stevenson.