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Vehicle 50911 / 53911


Class 116

BR Diagram 554

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: 30364
Diagram: 554

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50911 - original number
53911 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: P317

Class 116 set P317 seen in Plymouth Laira depot, circa 1978. Presumed to be 50911 closest. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 16th April 1981

Set number: P317

50911 heads P317 when seen at Scorrier on the 16th April 1981. Steve Davies Collection.

DMU

Date: 1987

Set number: C317

Class 116 DMU set C317 in Penarth station in 1987, with red Welsh dragon on the cab front. Graeme Phillips Collection.

DMU

Date: 1988

Set number: C377

Set C377 arrives into Chippenham station early in 1988. The Class 116 power cars are presumably 53911 and 53858, and the Class 101 centre car is probably 59539. Michael Mensing.

DMU

Date: 31st August 1988

Set number: C377

C377 (W53911 + W53858) arrives at Cardiff Bute Road where it will terminate with the 15:45 from Caerphilly on August 31st, 1988. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: 19th April 1989

Set number: C377

C377 (53911 + 53858) leaves Treforest working the 12:42 Treherbert - Barry Island on the 19th April 1989. Gazza Prescott.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 6th August 1987

Set number: C317

Class 116 set C317 (W53858 + W59034 + W53911) approaches Barry Island station where it will terminate with the 14:13 ex-Treherbert on August 6th, 1987. Hamish Stevenson.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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