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Vehicle 50303 / 53303


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: 30275
Diagram: 523

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50303 - original number
53303 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

No images of the vehicle available.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 20th August 1972

Set number: TY400

Barmouth on Sunday 20/8/1972. In a more enlightened era, Sunday services were offered to West Midlanders to enable them to spend a day on the Cambrian Coast. This 101 unit (with TY400 closest, presumably (50321 59114 50303) is preparing to run into Barmouth were it will work back to Birmingham New St. Another unit (CR251) rests in the excursion platform. Stephen Burdett.

DMU

Date: 24th August 1983

Set number: TS403

Set TS403 (53336 + 59114 + 53303) in seen sitting in Leamington Spa station at 20:19 on Wednesday 24/8/83. Mel Holley.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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