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Vehicle 56151


Class 103

BR Diagram 645

Builder: Park Royal
Type: Low-Density
Length: 57ft
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30287
Diagram: 645

Allocations

LMR didn't publish trailer car details until late in 1968. Although not 100% reliable, if it is assumed that the trailers remained with the same power cars, the allocations for 50396 during this period are:

4w/e 25/01/58 New to 6G (Llandudno Junction)
Apr-58 Transferred to 3C (Ryecroft)
Jun-60Depot code change21F (Ryecroft)
Sep-63Depot code change2G (Ryecroft)
w/e 07/01/67 Transferred to 6A (Chester)

Allocations for 56151:

Jan-71 Listed at 6A (Chester)
May-73Depot code changeCH (Chester)
22/11/82 Withdrawn from CH (Chester)

Some sample formations the vehicle has been noted in:


50396 56151 As delivered to 6G - January 1958
CR212 50403 56151 Noted circa Jun-69 - CR212/3 each end marked different
CR213 50403 56151 Noted circa Jun-69 - CR212/3 each end marked different
51183 56151 Noted 10th July 1980

Images:

DMU

Date: May 1981

Class 103 Park Royal M56151 at Guide Bridge, thought to be taken in May 1981. Stuart Pearce.

DMU

Date: 1982

Park Royal class 103 DMU M56151 at Guide Bridge. Date unknown but probably 1982, the vehicle was unofficially transferred from CH to LO for a few months before withdrawal in Nov-82. Stuart Pearce.

                                                                                                                                                                             

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