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Vehicle 50255 / 53255


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: 30266
Diagram: 523

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50255 - original number
53255 - from May-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 16th April 1983

E50255 heads a Whitby bound service seen in Grosmont station on the 16th April 1983. Stuart Mackay.

DMU

Date: 8th May 1989

Class 101 53255 is seen passing Saltley working for the Parcels sector on 08.05.1989. Andy Cole.

DMU

Date: 13th May 1989

E53255 + E53233 with a van on tow on 4E26, the 17:57 Piccadilly to Leeds mail. New Mills South Jct, 13-5-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 7th August 1989

Class 101 parcels vehicle 53255 sits beside 975664 at Cambridge on 7/8/89. Mike Cooper.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 16th April 1983

A Class 101 led by E50255 heads away from Grosmont station towards Whitby past NYMR stock on the 16th April 1983. Stuart Mackay.

DMU

Date: 30th March 1987

Class 101 Met-Cam E53233+E53255 at Stratford on the 30th March 1987. Both vehicles are displaying a "Red Star Parcels" sticker on their sides. Kevin Law.

DMU

Date: 12th July 1987

Seen at York, 53233 has been withdrawn from passenger service and now working in Red Star Express Parcels service. With 53255, on 12-07-1987. Wilson Adams.

DMU

Date: 7th August 1989

Class 101 parcels set 53233 and 53255 at Cambridge on 7/8/89. The Cravens vehicle is 977126. Mike Cooper.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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