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Vehicle 50950 / 53950 / 977748


Class 108

BR Diagram 543

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Engines: Leyland 150hp
Transmission: Mechanical
Lot Number: 30465
Diagram: 543

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

50950 - original number
53950 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977748 - from Oct-91 (departmental stock)

Department Use as ADB977748

Sandite / Route Learner From 10/91 to 8/93. Carried set number LO902

Images:

DMU

Date: 5th July 1991

The Sellafield worker's 'peak' service train from Barrow in Furness, formed of 'Derby Lightweight' M53950 and M54239, arrives at Ravenglass, the 07:38 departure through to Carlisle, 5th July 1991. Gordon Edgar.

DMU

Date: 24th August 1993

Sandite / route-learner 977748 seen on Chester depot, 24-8-93. S Gaskell.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 16th September 1985

Class 108 54227+53950 on Carlisle Kingmoor depot on the 16th September 1985. Kevin Law.

DMU

Date: 8th June 1993

Set number: LO904

Sandite sets LO904 977765 (51938) + 977766 (53944), LO902 977748 (53950) + 977746 (53929) on Chester Depot, 8-6-93. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 24th August 1993

Set number: LO904

977766 is carrying set number LO904T when seen at Chester TMD, sandwiched between 977748 (left) and 977765 (right) on the 24th August 1993. S Gaskell.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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