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Vehicle 50981 / 53981 / 977838


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:

50981 - original number
53981 - from Jun-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977838 - from Oct-92 (departmental stock)

Department Use as ADB977838

Sandite / Route Learner From 10/92 to 2/94. Carried set number LO910

Images:

DMU

Date: 28th October 1986

Class 108 53981 and 54253 arrive into Orrell station, this end of the platforms is unused. 28th October 1986. S Gaskell.

DMU

Date: 28th October 1986

53981 and 54253 await departure from Orrell station on the 28th October 1986. S Gaskell.

DMU

Date: 16th July 1992

Set number: LO276

Class 108 set LO276 formed DMBS 53981 leading DTCL 54253 standing at Preston on 16/Jul/1992. Robert Chilton.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 16th July 1992

Set number: LO276

Longsight set LO276, formed with a slightly battered looking DTCL M54253 and DMBS M53981, sitting amongst the Brute trolleys at Manchester Piccadilly, 16/Jul/1992. Robert Chilton.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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