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Vehicle 50860 / 53860


Class 116

BR Diagram 553

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: High Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: None
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30363
Diagram: 553

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50860 - original number
53860 - from Sep-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 28th April 1969

Set number: TY535

Class 116 set TY535 (presumably 50860 + 59438 + 50913) stopping at Tyseley on April 28, 1969. Despite what the destination blind shows this is the 5.25pm service to Shirley. Stuart Mackay Collection.

DMU

Date: February 1975

Set number: TY535

Class 116 sets TY535 (50860 at the front, presumably with 59438 + 50913) and TY531 arriving at Cradley Heath station in February 1975. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 1987

Two 116 vehicles, with 53860 on the left, awaiting disposal at Vic Berrys, Leicester, circa February 1987. Ian Francis.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: February 1975

Set number: TY531

Class 116 sets TY531 and TY535 (50860 at the far end, presumably with 59438 + 50913) in the staggered platforms of Cradley Heath station in February 1975. Michael Mensing.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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