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Vehicle 50971 / 53971


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:

50971 - original number
53971 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 1983

A Class 108 DMBS, followed by a Class 105, and lastly a Class 104 2-car set, seen in Wigan Wallgate station in 1983. Graeme Phillips Collection.

DMU

Date: 17th October 1987

Class 108+104 formed M53971+M54504 + M53536+M54179 at Miles Platting on the 17th October 1987. Kevin Law.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 19th October 1992

Set number: 101685

In pre-green days, 101685 (53160 + 53164) is working with LO280 (53971 + 54504) on 2H65, the 09:38 Manchester Piccadilly to New Mills Central at Hague Bar, 19-10-92. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 10th June 1993

W52064 + W51933 + 53971 + 54504 + M54490 + M51907 + 53980 + 53XXX stored out of service on Longsight, 10-6-93. Kevin Dowd.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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