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Vehicle 56027 / 54027 / 977770


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

17/01/57 New to 40A (Lincoln)
3w/e 04/07/59 Transferred to 41A (Darnall)
4w/e 28/04/62 Transferred to 40A (Lincoln)
May-73Depot code changeLN (Lincoln)
04/10/87 Transferred to TS (Tyseley)
25/02/92 Withdrawn from TS (Tyseley) PTSX

The vehicle carried the following numbers:

56027 - original number
54027 - from Apr-83 (53xxx / 54xxx change)
977770 - from Jan-92 (departmental stock)

Department Use as ADB977770

Test Unit From 1/92 to 6/93.

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50027 56027 As delivered to 40A - 17th January 1957
50027 56027 Transfer to 40A - 4w/e 28/04/62
53036 54027 Noted 28th December 1986
T227 53019 54027 Listed at Tyseley - 7th April 1988
T227 53019 54027 Listed at TS - 01/09/89
T027 53019 54027 New set number at TS - Nov-89 - ex-T227
T027 53019 54027 Listed at TS - 01/12/89
T027 53019 54027 Listed at TS - mid May-90
T027 53019 54027 Listed at TS - Mar-91
T027 53019 54027 Listed at TS - Jul-91
T027 53019 54027 Listed at TS - Aug-91
T027 53019 54027 Listed at TS - Dec-91

Images:

DMU

Date: unknown

A Class 114 DMU at Sheffield in the 1980s. Graeme Phillips Collection.

DMU

Date: 7th January 1988

Set number: T227

Mainly associated with Lincolnshire, some of the Derby built heavyweight units were subsequently moved away. Inevitably in its quest for non-standardisation, Tyseley received some. Here, trailer 54027 leads a Corby service into Kettering on 7/1/88. The car park to the right was the site of the steam shed. Mike Dean.

DMU

Date: 11th November 1988

Set number: T227

Class 114 DMU set T227 (54027 + 53019) sits in Doncaster station on November 11th, 1988. They had been transferred to Tyseley from Lincoln in October 1987. Rex Holt.

DMU

Date: 27th January 1990

Set number: T027

Class 114 DMU set T027 (54027 + 53019) seen stabled in Tyseley depot on the 27th January 1990. Hamish Stevenson.


The vehicle is mentioned in the following images:

DMU

Date: 23rd April 1989

Set number: T227

53019 leads 54027 as set T227 with T319 (51129, 59756, 51149) and T303 (51406, 59516, 51364) on The Institution of Mining Engineers Notts & North Derbyshire Railtour near Welbeck Colliery on a wet and overcast 23/Apr/1989. Robert Chilton.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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