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Vehicle 50977 / 53977


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:

50977 - original number
53977 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Images:

DMU

Date: 11th June 1988

Set number: N691

Class 108 53977, set number N691 (with Class 104 53501), is seen on the line that leads into the wheel lathe at Tyseley on 11.06.1988. It was allocated to Newton Heath at the time. Andy Cole.

DMU

Date: 25th July 1990

Set number: CH351

CH351 M53977 + 59688 + M51418 on 2E14 13:36 Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield at Buxworth cutting, 25-7-90, with the 108 displaying the welsh dragon and the 101 the HA castle! Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 4th October 1991

31460 drags M53977 + M59390 + M54261 as 5Z41 1011 Longsight to C.F. Booths Rotherham for scrap. New Mills South Junction 4-10-91. Kevin Dowd.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: unknown

A Class 104/108 hybrid set formed of 53501 and 53977 seen in Leeds City station. Date unknown. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 29th September 1989

Set number: CH605

CH605 (M53529 + Class 108 M53977) have arrived at Manchester Piccadilly with the 12:14 ex-Sheffield, 29-9-89. Kevin Dowd.

DMU

Date: 9th February 1990

Set number: CH605

CH605 M53529 + M53977 with the 17:45 Holyhead to Crewe at Chester, 9-2-90. Kevin Dowd.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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