Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30468
56347 - original number
54347 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
W56347 and W51201 head away from Borth station on the 26th June 1982. Steve Davies Collection.
101663 (54347 & 51201) at Manchester Piccadilly 12th November 1999. Ian Buck.
101663 arrives at Deansgate from Irlam on 10th December 1999. Ian Buck.
Longsight based 101663 (54347 + 51201) leaves the Rose Hill branch at Marple Wharf Junction with a train to Piccadilly via Hyde, 9th February 2000. Andrew J Crowther.
101663 at Manchester Piccadilly in February 2001. Ian Buck.
W51201 and W56347 are seen leaving Borth station on the 26th June 1982, with Wolverhampton High Level showing on the destination blind. Steve Davies Collection.
W51201 and W56347 are seen leaving Borth station on the 26th June 1982, which has signs of track being lifted in the foreground. Steve Davies Collection.
Three-car set 53878, 59612 and 53056 stabled at Leicester with Norwich's set 72 behind, headed by 51201 and presumably with out of sight, 54347. Unusually the 116 (with class 127 centre trailer) appears to have a Tyseley set number board in the 2nd man's window but with no set number apparently on it. The following year 53878 and 59612 were reformed into four-car set T421 and 53056 was in three-car set T342. Robert Chilton.
E54347 + E51247 seen near Ely North Junction with the 14.10 Cambridge to Norwich on 31.01.88. Surface Stock.
Class 101 E51201 + E54347 towed by 37138 passing Ely North Junction on 10.09.88. The DMU had previously worked 2K11 07.03 Doncaster – Peterborough via The Joint but due to a failure 37138 came to assistance and now running forward as an ECS possibly to Cambridge. Surface Stock.
Set 63 E54218 + E51428 and Set 72 E51201 + E54347 seen on a Norwich to Cambridge working north of Ely around 4pm on 21st May 1989. Surface Stock.
55991 in the north bay at Cambridge, 7/8/89, alongside 54347. Mike Cooper.
101663 (51201 & 54347) at Ashburys on 7th January 1995. Ian Buck.
A very rare picture of a sandite 101 on a passenger turn, it may well have been a one off? 960992 977897 (53203) + 977898 (53193) + 101663 54347 + 51201 are on 2H19, the 17:09 Macclesfield to Manchester Piccadilly at Cheadle Hulme, 19-11-98. Kevin Dowd.
101663 (51201 & 54347) at Deansgate on a service from Irlam on 12th February 2000. Ian Buck.