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Vehicle 56009 / 54009 / 54903


Class 114

BR Diagram 641

Builder: BR Derby Works
Type: Low Density
Length: 64ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30210
Diagram: 641

Allocations

20/11/56 New to 40A (Lincoln)
May-73Depot code changeLN (Lincoln)
27/08/87 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
22/01/89 To Parcels Sector at CA (Cambridge) RPXN
p/e 08/12/90 Transferred to CH (Chester) PCHX
24/05/91 Withdrawn from CH (Chester) PXXZ

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

56009 - original number
54009 - from Feb-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
54903 - from 17/07/89 (parcels conversion)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50009 56009 As delivered to 40A - 20th November 1956
T223 53006 54009 Formed at TS Aug-87 - from LN
53006 54009 Noted 14/10/87
T223 53006 54009 Listed at Tyseley - 7th April 1988

Modifications

Dec-79 - AWS fitted
circa Apr-83 - Refurbished

Images:

DMU

Date: 27th October 1987

Set number: T223

Class 114 set T223 (54009 + 53006) seen at Ely on the 07.20 Birmingham to Cambridge, 27/10/87. Surface Stock.

DMU

Date: 1st September 1989

A Royal Mail liveried Class 114 parcels set (54903 and presumably 55928) at Reading on the 1st September 1989. Hamish Stevenson.

DMU

Date: unknown

54903 - the former 54009 - at Cambridge circa 1990. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: unknown

54903 at Cambridge circa 1990. All the Class 114 roller shutter conversions had the top marker light removed. Malcolm Clements.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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