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Vehicle 50565 / 53565


Class 104

BR Diagram 559

Builder: BRC&W
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30298
Diagram: 559

Allocations

26/06/58 New to 51A (Darlington)
4w/e 24/01/59 Transferred to 50B (Neville Hill)
3w/e 21/03/59 Transferred to 51A (Darlington)
3w/e 19/03/60 Transferred to 55H (Neville Hill)
4w/e 31/01/71 Transferred to 30A (Stratford)
May-73Depot code changeSF (Stratford)
2w/e 16/04/77 Transferred to GF (South Gosforth)
w/e 06/07/80 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
Nov-80 Transferred to DY (Derby)
13/09/81 Transferred to NH (Newton Heath)
p/e 16/05/83 Transferred to BX (Buxton)
May-84 Transferred to AY (Ayr)
circa May-85 Transferred to ED (Eastfield)
May-85 Stored S. ED (Eastfield)
circa Oct-85 Transferred to AY(U)
2w/e 14/05/86 Withdrawn from AY(U)

Notes

24th January 1985 - Seen in blue & grey livery

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50565 - original number
53565 - from 1983 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50544 59190 59211 50565 As delivered to 51A - 26th June 1958
50544 59190 59211 50565 Transfer to 51A - 3w/e 21/03/59
50544 59190 59211 50565 Transfer to 55H - 3w/e 19/03/60
50556 59214 50565 Transfer to 30A - 4w/e 31/01/71
53565 59210 53575 Transfer to AY - circa Jun-84 - from BX
107432 51992 59800 53565 Listed at AY - 17/06/84
52001 59800 53565 Noted 28th August 1984
104367 53510 59210 53565 Formation created January 1985
104367 53510 59210 53565 Formation change - AY - P2/85
53510 59210 53565 Noted 6th March 1985
104367 53510 59210 53565 Listed at AY - 25/03/85
104367 53510 59210 53565 Transfer to Stored serviceable - May-85
53510 59210 53565 Noted 3rd July 1985 - in Falkland Yard
Stored 53565 Listed at Ayr - Summer 1986

Images:

DMU

Date: 13th June 1984

M53565 is the leading car in this 6-car set (presumably with 59800 + 51992) running into Haymarket station with the ECS for the 06:52 Edinburgh Waverley - Glasgow Central on the 13th June 1984. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 24th July 1984

A Class 104 DMS takes the place of a power car in a Class 107 set at Glasgow Central on 24/7/84. Probably 53565 with 59800 + 51992. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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