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Vehicle 56008 / 54008


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

16/11/56 New to 40A (Lincoln)
May-73Depot code changeLN (Lincoln)
04/10/87 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
15/05/89 Withdrawn from TS (Tyseley) PTSX

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

56008 - original number
54008 - from Mar-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50008 56008 As delivered to 40A - 16th November 1956
50035 56008 Noted 09/08/79
T224 53008 54008 Listed at Tyseley - 7th April 1988

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: T224

This is presumed to be 54008, labeled T224, the other end is DMBS 53044 (T234). Seen in Derby station, date unknown. Malcolm Clements.

DMU

Date: 22nd March 1984

Class 114 driving trailer E54008 leaves Totley Tunnel on the 22nd March 1984 with a Sheffield-New Mills service. Kevin Law.

DMU

Date: February 1992

Set number: T224

Class 114 DTS 54008 at Snailwell in February 1992. Surface Stock.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 9th August 1979

Carnforth, the 9th August 1979. On train on the left is formed E50035 + E56008 + E50289 + E59531 + E51559 (Class 114 & 101/111). On the right is M56475 + M50784 + M56129 + M50374. Robert Frise.

DMU

Date: 24th June 1981

New Holland Pier on 30 July 1980. 50013/56008 on 11.24 to Barton. The pier was the terminus for the ferry across the Humber from Hull. The ferry closed, as did New Holland Pier station, on 24 June 1981 when the Humber Bridge opened. Lewis Bevan.

DMU

Date: unknown

Set number: T234

A Class 114 set in Derby station, date unknown. 53044 is on this end, labeled set T234, the other end is labeled T224 (presumably 54008). Malcolm Clements.

                                                                                                                                                                             


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