Builder: Park Royal
Coupling Code: Blue Square
Coupling Type: Screw
Gangway Type: LMS
Lot Number: 30287
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 50408 during this period are:
|Jul-58||New to||5B (Crewe South)|
|4w/e 29/11/58||Transferred to||3C (Ryecroft)|
|Jun-60||Depot code change||21F (Ryecroft)|
|Sep-63||Depot code change||2G (Ryecroft)|
|w/e 07/01/67||Transferred to||6A (Chester)|
|Jan-71||Listed at||6A (Chester)|
|May-73||Depot code change||CH (Chester)|
|18/07/82||Withdrawn from||CH (Chester)|
|50408||56163||As delivered to 5B - July 1958|
Park Royal Vehicles - Class 145 Driving Trailer Composite M56163 and Class 103 Motor Brake Second M50405, with 40 133 at Rock Ferry 06-11-76. Vincent Haworth.
M56163 at Aberystwyth in 1977. John Law.
Park Royal and Met-Camm sets in Aberystwyth station in 1977. John Law.